Vietnamese Photographer at Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year in London

Vietnamese Photographer at Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year in London

Fishing net making in the Mekong Delta, 2012, photo by Do Tuyet Trinh
Fishing net making in the Mekong Delta, 2012, photo by Do Tuyet Trinh

Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year is an annual competition and exhibition showcasing the very best in international environmental photography.

Filled with beautifully resonant images that explore issues such as innovation, sustainable development, biodiversity, poverty, climate change, human rights, culture and population growth, the exhibition opens 23 June at the Royal Geographical Society, London and continues until 04 July.

Do Tuyet Trinh‘s selected photograph Fishing net making in Mekong Delta, Vietnam depicts women from the fishing community of the Mekong Delta, and highlights the problems created by climate change and the inconsistency of the annual flood.

Do Tuyet Trinh, born in Hanoi, is a banker by profession and a photographer by passion. Travel is her first and foremost priority in her free time and she loves taking pictures along the way. Having been to five continents, she was fortunate to have chance witnessing and experiencing many facets of lives. She won a number of international photo contests, including “The Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year 2014” (UK) and “The People & Planet International Photo Competition 2013” (Australia).

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