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Korea Tourism Organization (visitkorea.or.kr) hosted the “K-Style Chak-Shot” event online from May 27 through June 23, 2013, attracting the participation of foreign tourists and residents.
Chak-Shot refers to taking a photo of yourself trying on a piece of clothing before deciding to buy it. You usually send it to friends for their opinion. The Chak-Shot has become a modern phenomenon in Korea supported by the country’s high-speed mobile environment.
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For the “Show Off Your K-Style Chak-Shot” contest, KTO asked international tourists to upload their Chak-Shots related to shopping, food and tours in Korea, along with a short comment. A total of 50 individuals were selected as winners in accordance with the criteria of creativity, originality, style, picture quality and K-style features of the photos
Some of the photos of the contest winners are featured above.
Courtesy of Korea Tourism Organization