Giving Away StickyGrams: Magnets Made Using Your Instagram Photos

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

We have a fun giveaway for y’all this week: three lucky winners will each receive 15 sheets StickyGram magnets made from Instagram photos. Each sheet contains 9 magnets and costs $15, so you’ll be receiving 135 magnets worth $225!

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

Tell us what you’re trying to improve at in photography right now

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: #ppstkgm

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

This contest is open to readers around the world, and will end Friday, November 25, 2011. We’ll randomly pick winners using and update this post. Good luck!

Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 120 comment entries and 57 Tweet entries for 177 entries overall. The randomly selected winners are…

#114: Torre

Trying to catch the moments that are often missed…

#159: @j2erz

Trying how to get better with flash photography!

#86: Mollie

I’m tryin to actually get around to the projects I have in mind!

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 StickyGram for providing the prize for this giveaway!

P.S. For the next two weeks, you can also order StickyGrams for 15% off with the promo code “PETAPIXELFRIENDS”.

  • Cam Hoff

    Trying to improve the framing and composition of my shots.

  • Alvaro C.

    I’m trying to improve at long-term photography projects!

  • Kaiti Elliott

    I’m always trying to improve my use of light, and seeing good light. It’s a never ending learning experience!

  • Ben Jacobsen

    I’m trying to improve selling my work!

  • Robert Balala

    I’m trying to improve on quality of photos… but struggling because I’m against HDR tools

  • Jgawaziuk

    I’m working on my composition especially in nighttime photos.

  • Nick Nieto

    I’m trying to improve the way I interact with people during the shooting process. 

  • Khoi L.

    Im using instagram to do street photography, in which i would like to improve on.

  • Matty

    Im trying to improve the lighting in my photos. 

  • Mona_kiriakopoulos

    Trying to master sports photography

  • Vitaliy Piltser

    The thing I’m working on improving the most on now is actually directing models while doing headshots/portraits.

  • bill baker

    I’m trying to overcome my fear of photographing people, as it’s preventing me from delving into street photography as much as I want to.

  • Adrianglopez

    I’m trying to improve my composition.

  • Richard H.

    Still trying to improve in post-process

  • jase

    nothing, I’m perfect :-P

  • Wesley Fortin

    I love Instagram and stickers

  • Jocranfill

    Trying to get more proficient at shooting in manual mode.

  • Chris Prakoso

    Still trying to get HDR iPhoneography right

  • Gustmv

    Im trying to compost better my images

  • Dash Rendar

    I am currently trying to get worse quality out of my D700 and über-coated 50 mm f/1.2, actually. xD I want more funny results like with disposable cameras or instagram and the iphone lens.

  • Alija Bos

    Trying to improve my lighting and ability to direct the subject.

  • Elizabeth

    Trying to keep my eye looking for and shooting the beauty around me!

  • Oomkins

    Trying to improve my marketing strategy!

  • Raymond Wong

    Trying to improve compositing photos. Man it’s hard.

  • Al Del Degan

    Always looking for new ways to master light! I want my images to come out of the camera looking they way I planned without having to do a bunch of photoshop work dodging and burning to make the light more dramatic. Ultimately I am lazy :)

  • Neelabh Tiwari

    Trying to get into film photography and lomo.

  • akshay

    I suck at composition. And so I want to improve on that.

  • Shanda ross

    I’m trying to find new subjects to photograph in the limited area of perspective I have because I have recently been confined to a wheelchair.

  • Anne

    I’m working on improving my use of light in photos.

  • Eduardo Mueses

    Trying to learn more about off-camera lighting!

  • Jessica Bergmann79

    I would love to learn more about manual mode, I really need to get shutter speed and aperture down to get consistent, desirable results.

  • @jujukus

    i’m trying to improve my post processing knowledge & skill set.

  • Pako_rivera

    Trying to improve the composition on my photos.

  • Craig Mulcahy

    Working on being creative and pushing my ideas and concepts forward in a constructive way. 

  • melanie

    Currently am improving my perspective and composition!

  • Bryn

    These days I’m working on lighting.  But I’m still a beginner, so most things are a challenge :-)

  • Vanou

    Trying to improve lighting in pictures, better use of natural light.

  • Richard

    Just taking more photos.

  • james-lock

    Framing in the camera what I want to see on the page. 

  • Jason Fan

    Trying to improve my manual film landscape exposures. 

  • D______Smith

    I’m trying to improve capturing the decisive moment.

  • Manik Rathee

    Working on my off camera lighting (for receptions)!/manikrathee/status/139423741485654016

  • Anonymous

    Working on my photographic “story telling”. Great giveaway!!

  • Filippocobelli

    I’m try to improve my composition

  • mellleesha

    Working on improving portraits and lighting

  • John F

    I’m trying “see” better and be more aware of, and intentional in, my framing and composition process.

  • Mel Robinson

    trying to improve the way i interact with models and other people i shoot, its a never ending attempt to get it right

  • Patricia Izquierdo

    Intentando aprender un mejor uso de la luz…

  • Maddison S.

    I’m working of improving my composition while photographing basketball games.

  • Tudor

    I am training myself to stay continuously inspired by the complexity and beauty of the world around me. I long to be constantly amazed and ceaselessly creative.