‘Yes, I’m that Park Yoochun.’ The unusual picture capturing Park Yoochun at
Gimpo International airport last March 27, 2013 won as the Daesang photo for
the Entertainment category in the ’2014 KOPA&NIKON Press Photo Awards’.
In the Entertainment category, an unusual picture capturing Park Yoochun at Gimpo International airport last March 27, 2013 was chosen as the best photo. Reporter Choi Jin-seok covered Park Yoochun –who was going to the airport to participate in JYJ concerts opening at Tokyo Dome in Japan– to publish the article titled ‘Park Yoochun, takes of his sunglasses to confirm his identity’ and gathered great interest. Gaining 11 of the 40 general votes, it tasted the joy of being awarded.
‘KOPA&NIKON Press Photo Awards’ is organized by KOPA and the country’s most prestigious awards ceremony. Collecting reporters belonging to KOPA for 1 year, they are chosen the award winner from distributing news photos into categories of ▲General, ▲Sports, and ▲Entertainment. Starting in 2012, the event welcomed its 3rd year this year.
Reporter Choi Jin-seok who took the picture shown above.