The runner-up in the photo contest is of nine Indonesian siblings dressed in hanbok, the traditional Korean fashion.
Korean pop culture is gaining lots of attention from all corners of the world these days.
Just take a look at the results of a special online competition that was launched to promote the documentary series "The Three Colors of Korea". The series was jointly produced by the Korean Culture and Information Service (KOCIS) and KBS World and it aired on Saturdays for eight weeks starting on September 28.
The online event, running from September 28 to October 27, received quite a few entries from around the world. A total of 2,306 entries were submitted from more than 100 nations, including 1,872 photos and 434 video clips. In all the entries, the global Korea-lovers dressed up, set up stage and made things "very Korean"