Visual feast operates Xianning's "reputation"
During the interview, Wang Weihe is still in high spirit even he had a busy night with the preparation for the photo exhibition. His face is always wearing a comfortable smile, viewing the flood of people come to the exhibition.
Wang Weihe, president of the Photographers Association of Xianning, with an age of 60, has the photography experience of 40 years, and has attended and organized numerous photo exhibitions. But he has an unforgettable feeling for successfully holding the "the Beauty in Xianning" photo exhibition.
On Jun. 27th, the photograph competition---"the Beauty in Xianning" was held in Chutian Yaochi Hotspring Resort. Masters in photograph field all gathered here, including Hu Ying, deputy chairman of the Photojournalist Society of China and researcher of Xinhua News Agency, and Deng Wei, vice-chairman of the China Photographers Association and director of the news photo department of Economic Daily and other masters in photograph field. What was more, more than 20 famous press photographers from People's daily, Xinhua News Agency, China News Service and other 13 central, provincial and municipal media gathered in Xianning. They recorded the beauty in Xianning with their camera, and spread the beauty in Xianning with the media.
Wang said, Xianning possessed rich tourism resources and beautiful ecological environment, to let Xianning known in the whole province or even the whole nation, "reputation" is definitely a huge intangible asset. The purpose of holding this photograph competition is to spread Xianning's reputation and let the reputation become louder and more attractive.
He also said, Xianning had infinite charm, with green hills, crystal water, hot spring and magnificent karst caves. And to present these beautiful sceneries to the world, the photograph competition was a great carrier and transferer.
According to statistics, until Aug. 19th, Xinhua News Agency, China News Service, Guangming Daily, Xinhua Net, China News, Sina, sohu and other medias have issued 417 pieces of news of the Xianning image and these news have been copied for 886 times. Some central, provincial and municipal media have reported Xianning for several times, for instance, Xinhua News Agency has issued the photo news of "the Beauty in Xianning" for five times, and Guangming Daily has propagandized Xianning's beautiful sceneries in prominent pages for 6 times. If you search "the Beauty in Xianning" as the key words in Baidu, you can get more than 15800 pieces of information. The presses and the websites which have reported and copied the photograph competition of "the Beauty in Xianning" covered more than 20 Provinces, municipalities and districts, with Jiangcheng Evening News in the east, Today Macao Daily News in the south, the Urumqi Evening News in the west and the Tieling Daily in the north, which spread Xianning's beautiful sceneries all around the country.
"At the moment, Xianning has been a rallying point of our nation." said Wang Weihe.