‘Your Shot’ Winner: Mingun, Myanmar

This issue’s winning photo in our ‘Your Shot’ competition

“These young novices were running around Hsinbyume Pagoda, in the ancient Burmese town of Mingun, during their break from studies.
I watched them jump between these peaks over and over until the novice behind held his friends’ robe, catching the sunlight perfectly.”

– Scott Laird, via email


Do you have a winning photo?

Upload your best image via our Your Shot Photo Competition page.

To be considered, it must be sent as high-res (300dpi at a minimum of 10cm wide).

Don’t forget to include your name, email and a brief description of the destination photographed.


For this incredible photo, IT reader Scott Laird has won a Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 lens (model number A009), valued at $1699.

This lens is the apex of Tamron telephoto zooms in a compact package that’s the smallest in its class.

Vibration Compensation image stabilisation boosts the low-light shooting capacity of this fast-aperture lens, while Tamron’s proprietary Ultrasonic Silent Drive motor delivers speedy, quiet, accurate autofocus that captures those decisive moments.


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