Win a Joby Strap, GorillaPod, Ballhead, and Camera Backpack Worth $550

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

It’s giveaway time! With the holiday season just around the corner, we have a great prize package that’s sure to bring some photographic cheer to one lucky reader. We’re giving away a Joby UltraFit Sling Strap (your choice of the men’s and women’s versions), a GorillaPod Focus with Ballhead X, and a Lowepro Rover Pro 45L AW camera backpack. The total value of this package comes out to $550.

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

Tell us the item that’s at the top of your wish list this holiday season

Simply leave a comment with your answer, and you’ll be entered in the contest! Be sure that your comment includes some kind of way for us to contact you in the case that you do win (e.g. anonymous comments should be posted with a valid email address).

This contest is open to international readers as well, and will end Friday, November 23, 2012. We’ll randomly pick a winner using and update this post. Good luck!

Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 2151 entries overall. The randomly selected winner is…

#1495: Russell Apple

a new flash!

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 Joby and Lowepro for providing the prize for this giveaway!

  • Nelson Macabales

    At the top of my wishlist is an Olympus OM-D EM-5 camera. I’ve been dreaming about this camera for months. And just below the Olympus is the D600.

  • Christopher

    Canon 5D Mark III

  • Atle

    I would like to test the new EOS M (and maybe own it if I like it)

  • xoxojess

    i love joby products!

  • xoxojess

    I’m hoping santa bringsme a Canon EOS M. Its the camera I’ve been waiting for.

  • Julian Tröps

    I wish a Bronica SQ-A to complete my film setup, or a fullframe to complete my digital setup ! But a filmcamera is my biggest love..and wish.

  • Joseph Chen

    I wish for a 70-200 lens so I don’t look ridiculous shooting sports on the field with pros touting massive lenses.

  • sajudson

    Pentax K-5 IIs

  • m

    Oh an iPhone5 would be nice

  • Wayne Masut

    7DM2 (coming!), 5DM3, and iPad mini

  • Samuel

    I’d rather like a D800e, practically anyway. Otherwise a hassy 500cm

  • Aidan

    I’m wishing for a 5DmkIII but I suspect santa has lost mine

  • Dar2

    5D3 / 70-200 2.8 IS II / 135 2.0 / 300 2.8 IS I… Any of these would be nice…

  • Kuldeep

    Nikon 18-200 mm lens

  • choiMatthew

    definitely a gorrilapod

  • leonardo balbi

    I want the new Panasonic GH3 with the Ultrafit Sling Strap ….

  • Daisy Solares

    I would love a simple Canon lens (70-200mm).. Please Father Santa!!

  • Daisy Solares

    I would love a simple Canon lens (70-200mm).. Please father santa!!

  • Carlos de la Rosa

    Ooh. the Pentax K5 has been at the top of my list for some time now. My K10 is already showing some wear in the rainforest.

  • PocitoMustacio

    I wish for a Canon TS-E 24mm f/3.5L Mark II. Manual focus is making a comeback!

  • Simon Sporer

    Need the LowePro Backpack:-)

  • Noname

    Canon 5d mark III

  • Will Rogers

    A 5d mkIII would be nice.

  • lolovroom

    A 5DMKIII with 24-70 L would be perfect

  • d3bris

    new speakers..

    Whats viewing pictures without music? ;)

  • Munk

    I wish for a Canon 3.5mm 1.4L.

  • Matthijs Snellink

    a Nikon 300 mm 2.8 would be veryvery nice :)

  • john bek

    a Canon EOS 6D would be perfect!

  • caseclam

    I’d love a Canon 5d Mark III.

  • zviedrans

    Canon EF 35mm F/1.4L

  • Jan Lakota

    A new, sturdy tripod. I want to start taking “more serious” light-painting photos (:

  • seized

    Realistic wishlist = One of those backpacs
    Deamworld wishlist = 1Dx and/or a 600 mk II

  • Billy Shooter

    Nikon D4 if you please :)

  • Lisa Sperber

    Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM

  • Alex

    All I want for Christmas is a Canon 85mm 1.2 YESSS

  • Will

    Top of my wish list is some time to go and shoot some photos!

  • Faidoi Fotos

    Pentax 645d

  • Mojo

    Canon 5D Mark III

  • Helen

    canon ef 50mm f/1.2L

  • Nikon Fanboy

    I wish for Peace on Earth, good will towards men, and a Nikon 70-200 2.8. Oh yeah…

  • Ben

    A couple of nice strobes.

  • angel

    The only ‘item’ I want this Christmas is a bright and shiny Leica M kit!

  • Vikram Ramesh

    Leica M9

  • Kathleen Keegan

    Would love this!

  • Enrico Bargados

    i dream of a dust free, oil free d600 with a 300mm f4. :)

  • IR

    dash camera

  • Brian (Shadowfoot)

    Top of my list would be a good tripod.

  • Damon Lapas

    A waist-level finder for my new (old) Nikon F.

  • loukis

    A Nikon D600!

  • Michael Della Polla

    I would love a pentax k5mkii.. Dont have the money but could really go for water proof gear when journalism gets a little grungy…