12/8/2015 12:00 AM

​Photography Competition in the Preparatory Year : "The Best Photos "3" 

       Within the technical activities of the Deanship of the Preparatory Year and Supportive Studies, and for the second year, a Photography Competition entitled "The Best Photos "3" was held. The competition included all the Campuses of the university. It aimed to develop students' skills in photography by encouraging and attracting the largest possible number of photographers. This is achieved by motivating and supporting their talents. The number of participants was (52) and the total number of the submitted photos was (150).

       The competition highlighted the heritage of Saudi Arabia and the diversity of its culture. It also focused on the most attractive places and landscapes in the city of Ar'ar in particular, and on the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in general.

       Various artistic styles, such as composing pictures, Panorama, of modern artistic and technical photo processing, and digital imaging, were submitted. These styles followed the values of photography.

       Awarding committee included: Dr. Muneer Al shuwayter, the head of Media and Public Relations Unit, Dr. Saleh Murad Saleh, the head of Students' Activities Unit, and Mr. Mohamed Mahmoud Amer, the designer of the Unit.

The work has been sorted and refereed according to the following criteria:

1. The creativity and originality of the idea

2. Lighting distribution in the photos

3. Purity of the photos

4. Selecting the items

5. Absence of any signature or signs or timing of the photos

6. Photo extension should be JPG. The resolution should not be less than 300 DPI. Photos taken from the Internet are excluded.

7. A student can submit three photos at most.

8- Only titled photos are accepted.

After sorting the students' work, the winners were declared publicly:

The first rank: an image entitled "Hope and Life" to the student / Muthana Murdi Anzi. University ID: 201600077 - Preparatory Year – Arar male students (Faculty of Arts and Education). Place of image: Indonesia

The second rank: an image entitled "Shamekh" to the student / Reem Soboh-Al hazimi. University ID: 201505757- Preparatory Year - (College of Medicine). Place of image: Al-Jouf

The third rank: an image entitled "Freedom" to the student / Nadeem Abd alMo'een Attenjy. University: ID 201608224- Preparatory Year, Arar students (Faculty of Science). Place of image: Jordan

The Fourth rank: an image entitled "Life" for the student / Sarah Freeh Shammari. University ID: 201601245- Preparatory Year – Al owaiqeelah (College of Arts and Sciences). Place of image: Al owaiqeelah

The Dean of the Preparatory Year and Supportive Studies Dr. Moqbil Bin Salem Al-enzi honored the first winner, Muthana Murdi Al- enzi and handed him a certificate of thanks and appreciation and SR 1000, and the third winner, Nadim Abdulmo'een Attenji and handed him a certificate of thanks and appreciation and SR 500.

The Deputy Dean of the Preparatory Year and Supportive Studies at Ar'ar female Campus, Dr. Mona bint Ramadan Shadli, honored the second winner, Reem Al-hazimi, and handed her a certificate of thanks and appreciation and SR 700.

The Supervisor of the Preparatory Year and Supportive Studies at Al-owaiqeelah female Campus Dr. Hanan Al-qahtani honored the fourth winner, Sarah Freeh Al-shammari  and handed her a certificate of appreciation and SR 300.

Honorees have expressed their happiness with this reverence, which was a sort of support offered by the Deanship of the Preparatory Year and Supportive studies. This, of course, contributes to the students' talents and their creativity.

Edited by

Unit of Media and Public Relations

Deanship of the Preparatory Year and Supportive Studies