Giving Away a Lowepro Pro Runner x450 AW Backpack

Update: This giveaway is now over. The winner was randomly selected and announced below.

Hello y’all. We’re going another giveaway — this time it’s for a Pro Runner x450 AW backpack by Lowepro that’s worth $430. It can be used as both a backpack and a roller, can store a laptop and tripod, and has a covering to protect your gear from the rain.

To enter this giveaway, all you need to do is answer the following question:

If you could shoot anywhere in the world, where would you go?

There are two ways to enter, and doing both methods will give you 2 entries in the contest, and thus double the chance the win!

  1. Leave your response as a comment on this post
  2. Tweet your response, and include the following link to this post anywhere in the tweet:

    As long as the link appears in the tweet, you’ll be automatically entered in the contest.

This contest is open to international readers as well, and will end Friday, March 25, 2011. We’ll randomly pick a winner using and update this post. Good luck!

Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 845 comment entries and 415 Tweet entries for 1260 entries overall. The randomly selected winner is…

#371: Pcswann

I’d go to Africa!

Please email [email protected] to claim your prize (we’re contacting you as well).

Thanks to everyone who entered! Please stay tuned for more awesome giveaways!

A big thanks to Lowepro for providing the prize for this giveaway!

  • Anonymous

    To try my luck internationally.

  • Anonymous

    To try my luck internationally.

  • Anonymous

    Yerevan (Armenia), then share it internationally.

  • ShebaJo

    Number one on my list… the Arctic… before it melts. To help raise awareness, and because it is one of the most beautiful places on earth.

  • BM

    I would shoot in Japan and India’s villages

  • Sarthak Singhal

    I would love to go back to Ngorongoro crater and capture the wilderness.

  • Kelly Steenlandt

    Machu Picchu, Peru

  • Shivakumar Viswanathan

    Portraits from Southern tip of India along the Arabian Sea to Gujarat. Only portraits!

  • Niccopaderna

    ill go back to the phillipines. theres lots of potential places to shoot. its best to get a great bag for the island hopping

  • Dale

    Tokyo, Japan. If only to see worried faces backdropped by some amazing architecture.

  • Paul

    Akshayuk Pass in Auyuittuq National Park, Baffin Island (Canada).

  • Fotis Telloglou

    I would love to shoot in India!!!

  • Peter Sweeney

    I’d go to Nepal, definitely

  • Peter Sweeney

    I’d go to Nepal, definitely

  • Jeff

    There is no doubt AFRICA.

  • Nev_2311

    The world is interesting from all angles, it doesn’t matter where you go.

  • Aidan

    Onward to hawaii!

  • Stephen McDonald

    Outer Hebrides, Scotland. Hopefully maybe get the opportunity later in the year!

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  • Mcook1670

    I would love to go back to Lithuania. They have some amazing gothic cathedrals. Vilinus is a neat city also a lot of European history

  • Anonymous

    I would desperately love to go to Yosemite.

  • smsafran

    Florence, Italy. I’ve already been once, and I want to go again to get those shots I missed.

  • Henry Matter

    I’d take it to the top of a mountain in the alps! that’d be the best place for me!

  • Keltik

    The Scottish highlands, the real highlands! Not the pretend-for-th-movies-ones on NZ.

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  • Woody

    Off to Alaska to shoot the Northern Lights along with other wonders

  • Gina363636

    I think I would choose New Zealand.

  • Meanbydefault

    I’d love to go back to Japan for a longer trip!

  • Konstantin Kowalski

    I would go to calcutta seeing the faces of the indian People. It is such a stunning land of beauty and color! That would be my first Choiche.

  • Marlo

    All over the place!

  • MKR Photo

    I’d like to shoot in Patagonia too, for the sunsets and large landscapes, sitting on my new Lowepro backpack…..

  • Gustavo Márquez

    I will like to go to Machu Pichu

  • Rebekkah Owens

    I have always wanted to see Scotland. What better way to enjoy a country than to photograph its most beautiful locations?

  • Hallettbrian

    Mexico, to follow the government as they risk their lives fighting the drug war. Dont know how long I’d last but that’s what I want to do

  • Frank Nachtman

    I’d go to Taft, California. I hear it’s nice there this time of year.

  • Jose

    give it to me yo! i’ll head out to south africa. click everything on the way. bring them all back to the city. then wait till i make some money to go out again. this time to brazil :)

  • Ginnyschull

    Go to all the food fairs and farmer’s markets in Ireland and document the awesome artisan food producers of the country …. (photographing and sampling the produce as I go :)

  • sandra

    Tierra de Fuego in Argentina, without doubt. It’s my dreamed place.

  • Ollie

    I would go to Kent, England with my new bag.

  • Keith walsh

    Hum, Iceland I think.

  • V-johansson

    I’d visit Budapest for it’s historical architecture and interesting culture!

  • Ronsand

    I’d like to shoot, back,in the Grand Canyon.  Didn’t have time, on my last visit.