Giving Away a Large Stretched Canvas and a $300 Gift Card

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

Hello peoples. We’re back this week with another awesome giveaway. This week one lucky winner will receive a couple great prizes graciously donated by UPrinting: a 2×3 foot canvas print made using your photo (worth $122) and a $300 gift certificate to a camera store of your choice!

To enter this giveaway, all you need to do is:

Tell us what you’d buy with the $300 gift card

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 text anywhere in the tweet: #uprintingpp

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

Shipping for the canvas is free, including for international readers. This contest will end Sunday, November 20th, 2011. We’ll randomly pick a winner using and update this post. Good luck!

Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 660 comment entries and 307 Tweet entries for 967 entries overall. The randomly selected winner is…

#766: Joe Tobiason (@JTobiasonPhoto)

I would really love a 24mm f2.8

Congratulations! 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 UPrinting for providing the prizes for this giveaway!

  • Casteelio

    I’d put it toward a film scanner!

  • Frank S.

    I would probably get myself some new lighting and an Eye-Fi card :)

  • Michael Crawford-Hick

    Camera Axe controller an accessories for some a new style of photography for the new year, this will take me out of my comfort zone and stretch me photographically

  • Tony Linde

    I’d buy a set of quality ND filters and a tripod head for my D90.

  • Jess

    I’d put it towards getting a Canon 5D Mark II. I’m slowly saving for it. #uprintingpp

  • Tony Leonhardt

    I would buy either the sweet 35mm Optic by Lensbaby or the new Nikon macro lens. I’m torn over which I would get.
    On the other hand, I could also use the $300 to buy chemistry for the darkroom I’m setting up in my basement. I think that might be my answer. Good ‘ol black & white darkroom printing never gets old. : )

  • Sabina Lorkin

    I’d use it towards a new lens or maybe even a new body as I’m looking to upgrade. It’d be a wonderful Christmas present :-)

  • Julia Cuddy

    I would buy some polaroid film and save some money help me get a new camera :) 

  • Dylan

    I’d get either my first speedlight or use it towards a purchase of a new lens.

  • JKWidds

    I’d put it towards a teleconverter

  • Kim Gelinas

    I’d buy my son a fisheye lens for his Canon and then borrow it.

  • Josh

    I’d put it towards a new lens.

  • Tiago Thedim

    What to buy? Easy! A nice compact for all those places where I can’t/won’t bring my D90.

  • Mark Kalan

    I could use a FREE large print and $300 for accessories couldn’t hurt. #uprintingpp

  • sophiegrapher

    Since my wife and I are expecting finally after 4 years…I would like to do something really special…I would be buying a camera to document this uber, super, happy moment until she gives birth… :)

  • Moritz

    I would put to it towards a 85/1.8 lens.

  • Julie

    $300 would do quite nicely for some new filters or towards a new flash.  :-)

  • Aidensdame

    Definitely some lens upgrades.

  • Don Smith

    I would use the canvas for a picture of my new baby. I would use the money to invest into a lighting set.

  • Vicschmeltz

    I would purchase a Pocket Wizard Mini and an AC3. I am expanding my flash system. It comes to about $300 too!

  • Jorge Sanchez

    I need it! It Will be here in Venezuela…

  • Will

    Oh man! So many possibilities, but I probably most need a new flash. 

  • Ltrotta

    I would make the trip to B&H in NYC and use it toward a lens or backdrops.

  • 1photofiend

    Time to look at the Panasonic GX1!

  • Natalia

    I’ll buy a much needed lens I’ve been dreaming about for my Mark II!

  • Guixdd

    a 35mm lenses for sure!

  • Ashley Steeves

    I’d put it towards a camera upgrade or maybe a new lens.

  • Vicky

    I would buy a Panasonic pancake lens. 

  • Vbahns

    I would put it towards a pocket wizard so I can get my flash off of my camera.

  • AlexJB

    new lens!!!  the $300 would go towards a sexy fast zoom lens :-)

  • Photon Paradox

    I’d save the 300 for February, to help me buy the fujifilm LX. :)

  • Jared Harley

    I’d buy a nice tripod!

  • Anonymous

    With $300, I’d get some hotlights I’ve been wanting for a while now.

  • Novacaine7

    Need the cash for new gear for my new gear.

  • Astronautdee

    I could use $300 for my husband, or better yet get something for myself, ha  ha

  • Marc Becher

    SB-900 for sure. I so need one…

  • Jon

    I’d probably buy some bigger/better memory cards.

  • T Hounsell

    In order to restore the balance somewhat in favor of hard copy versus elctronic online presentation I would buy more 24×36 canvas prints.

  • Rebecca Gutwin

    Maybe a speedlight? Or maybe something fun that I would never buy for myself like a lensbaby.

  • Anonymous

    New filters and attachments 

  • Anna

    An ipad so I can go digital and stop worrying about updating my book.

  • Mitch Gordon

    I would buy a new tripod!

  • Anonymous

    I would use the $300 toward the flash I desperately want for my DSLR setup!

  • Tony Lee

    Totally put towards a new 50mm lens

  • Melvinwinkeler

    I’d buy a whole lot of gadgets

  • Cerick01

    I would buy some studio flash equipment that I have been slowly saving up for!

  • John Cornicello

    I’d buy Peter Hurley’s new head shot DVD

  • John

    Bag. Oh my god how I need a bag…. ^_^

  • John

    Bag. Oh my god how I need a bag…. ^_^

  • Mr. Brimm

    I’d pick up a flash as I don’t have one.