By Circles Robinson

The last drop. Photo: Sergio Leyva

HAVANA TIMES, Aug. 1 — The jury for the 3rd HT Cuba Photo Contest concluded its selection process over the weekend.  A total of 19 jury members sent in their picks from eight countries.

Forty photographers participated in the contest by submitting over 300 pictures with prizes to be awarded for first and second place in each category plus a special mention.

When it came to the last round there were 13 photos remaining in each of the four categories (The Color Red in Cuba, Cuban Women, Cubans Working and Cuban Beaches).

The jury members picked their first, second and third place choices in each category in a 10, 5, 3 point system.

To give you readers a chance to make your choices, today we are publishing the semifinalists, between 24-28 photos per category.  On Wednesday we will publish the 13 finalists in each category (from among the semifinalists) followed by the winners on Friday.

Have a look at those photos making it to the second round (semifinals) in the following order by category:  The Color Red in Cuba, Cuban Women, Cubans Working & Cuban Beaches.

Click on the thumbnails below to view all the photos in this gallery. On your PC or laptop, you can use the directional arrows on the keyboard to move within the gallery. On cell phones use the keys on the screen.

Click on the thumbnails below to view all the photos in this gallery. On your PC or laptop, you can use the directional arrows on the keyboard to move within the gallery. On cell phones use the keys on the screen.

Click on the thumbnails below to view all the photos in this gallery. On your PC or laptop, you can use the directional arrows on the keyboard to move within the gallery. On cell phones use the keys on the screen.

Click on the thumbnails below to view all the photos in this gallery. On your PC or laptop, you can use the directional arrows on the keyboard to move within the gallery. On cell phones use the keys on the screen.


4 thoughts on “HT-Cuba Photo Contest Semifinalists

  • Great post, I think people should learn a lot from this blog its very user friendly.

  • Mucha suerte a todos. Julie, Carolina, Byron, Linda, Eduardo, Don, Carlos, Sergio, Michelle, Sarah, Orlando.
    Os nombro a todos. Se lo habéis puesto dificil al jurado. Y, no quiero olvidarme de cada foto inolvidabe de los participantes.

  • We sent your message and e-mail address to Angel Yu.

  • Holà!
    I’d like to know who’s Angel Yu: what a talented fotografo!!! If possible, you can send the information through my e-mail adress (as required to add this comment). Is he/she from Cuba?
    Mucho Gracia!

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