Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam — August 19,2015 — 12 Year old Ngoc Sang, a student at the Christina Noble Children’s foundation, winds up for a return volley to his coach. (Ehrin Macksey / The National)
Just found out that myself, the writer and The National Newspaper won a Sports Media Pearl Award(http://is.gd/Yg9KyI) for a story we did about NGO Christina Noble Foundation in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam http://is.gd/1GYowc Not only did we win an award but we also won a $50,000 donation for the Christina Noble Foundation.
I just got word today that I won some awards in this years PX3 competition.
I have to say that i’m really happy to get these and thank you to everyone who is supporting me and pushing me to do more and be better.
I got an Honorable mention for my documentary video “Bop” at NPPA’s contest The Best Of Photojournalism 2009. The contest is designed by photojournalists for photojournalists.
Now in its eighth year, the Best of Photojournalism (BOP) is the world’s leading digital photojournalism contest. BOP is a project of the National Press Photographers Association.
Considering the list of other award winners, MediaStorm, MSNBC, Washington Post, The Las Vegas Sun and the Mercury News I feel very honored to be placed with them.
You can see the awards page here: http://bop.nppa.org/2009/web_sites/winners/index.php?cat=DOV&smc=INDE&place=HM1
Thank you to everyone who helped me make this film.
Well i’m happy to say that i won some awards for my work. It is always nice to have acknowledgment like this from professionals this industry. 2008 Visual Culture Awards
Ehrin Macksey : Gold, Emotive Vision, Light, and Self Portrait ; Bronze, Photographic Story ; Gold, Multimedia ; Award of Excellence, International Documentary