Win a Gura Gear Backpack, Case, Pouch, and Wallet Collection Worth $600+

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


Alrighty folks! Let’s do a giveaway! If you’re in need of a way to haul around your large collection of camera gear, this one’s for you. We’re giving away a massive collection of Gura Gear products: a backpack, three cases, three pouches, and three memory card wallets. The entire collection has a combined retail value of $612.40!

Here are the product pages for the items included in this giveaway, just in case you’d like to read up on the descriptions and specs:

Bataflae 18L backpack ($349), Et Cetera 0.5L pouch ($15.95), Et Cetera 0.75L pouch ($17.95), Et Cetera 1L pouch ($19.95), Et Cetera 1L case ($24.95), Et Cetera 2L case ($34.95), Et Cetera 3L case $44.95, Tembo 4-0 wallet ($12.95), Tembo 6-3 wallet ($17.95), and Tembo 8-0 wallet ($19.95).

Entering this giveaway is extremely simple. All you need to do is answer the following question:

What camera gear will you be putting in the backpack?

Leave a comment below with your response (only one comment, or you’ll be disqualified), and you’ll be entered in the giveaway!

For a bonus entry, “Like” our official PetaPixel Facebook page below, and then leave a second comment with your Facebook URL username (just the username portion of the URL, not the whole link and not your login email).

This contest will end Friday, February 15, 2013. We’ll randomly pick a winner using and update this post. Good luck!

Update: This giveaway is now over. We received a total of 1914 entries. The randomly selected winner is…

#1285: Benjamin Chase

5D II, 70-200 2.8, GoPro Hero, Zeiss 21, and a flask of single malt scotch ;) [#]

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 Gura Gear for providing the prize for this giveaway!

  • Jossie Klopper

    My Sony SLT, lenses, filters, cable remote, tripod, small photography handbook, notebook, pen, purse, car keys, something to eat and drink etc.

  • slinkit

    My Badass Canon 7D and my badass fish eye, telephoto, macro,and pancake lenses along with my 1970’s flash and my 1970’s film camera bulb trigger, camel hair brush my pocket guide to 35mm photography written by kodak in the 80s a bunch of lens caps a go pro with a bunch of accessories and a bagel for the trip

  • Ihaul

    I’ll load up my Canon T4i and three lens, filters, speedlites, and other accessories. I’ll also load personal items for all day trips such as lunch, snack, water, extra layer

  • NMB

    I’d put in my rebel t2i and a bunch of lenses.

  • Kevin Hickey

    This would take every piece of Canon gear I own!

  • Vincent McMillen

    I’d fill this bag w/ my super sexy Mark 3, 2 portraits lenses, a wide-angle, a flask for when I need it, my Joby tripod, a couple tall cans of ale and I guess a few CF cards

  • Pat Downs

    Nikons! D700/7000, 24-70, 70-200, 300/4, SB, miscellaneous goodies, AND, salmon jerky and chocolate covered raisins of course!

  • Kevin Hickey


  • Shannon

    I need a great place to go !

  • Francois

    Nikon D5500 and lenses :)

  • Fabio Etiope

    Canon 600D

  • Tom Beck

    I’ll be putting my portable street studio in that backpack!

  • Amanda Loman

    A Canon 5D MII, 70-200mm, 16-35mm, 50mm, and as many flashes and poorly coiled cords as I can fit.

  • Ralph

    my canon gear: 60D, 1V HS, EF 70-200 f2.8 L IS II USM, EF 2x Converter III, EF 100mm f2.8 L IS
    and hopefully i will soon be able to add a 1D X and/or 5D3, EF 24-70 f2.8 L II, and – who knows – maybe an EF 14-24 f2.8 L ??

  • shumba411

    I’d put my 5D3 and my 70-200

  • Ian Simpson

    My Olympus Evolt and film cameras with all their lenses.

  • marmajt

    I’d convert the bag into a pinhole camera.

  • Sara Collaton

    Canon 5DmkIII, 24-70mm, 70-200mmL, 100mm Macro, 40mm, 50mm, Rotolights, 580EX II, Rogue Gels

  • T. Ego

    My standard travel kit: 2 bodies, wide/normal/telephoto lenses, polarizer and ND filters, spare batteries and memory cards, intervalometer, rain jacket and water bottle

  • Jeffrey Perkins

    I will put my canon 6D, 24mm 1.4L, 85mm 1.8, and my 100mm 2.8 Macro in the bag. This is just what i need for traveling all over the united states. Lets do it

  • Joshua Neate

    Canon 40D, 28-135mm Kit Lens, nifty 50, 10-20mm Sigma

  • Joshua Neate


  • Guilherme Savarego

    -Canon 5D Mark II + 50mm 1.4 + 16-35mm 2.8 + 70-200mm 2.8 L
    -Nikon d7000 + 50mm 1.4 + sb600 + sb700 + 4 x Cactus V5
    -tons of CFs and SDs
    -Gopro Hero 3
    -other equips like chargers and batteries

  • Guilherme Savarego


  • Devin Irving

    I’d but my Canon 60D, lenses and a couple of my film cameras in it!

  • Alex Heimberger

    Canon Rebel T1I & T2I, Samyang 14mm Ultra Wide-Angle f/2.8, Manfrotto MKC3-H01 Compact Photo-Movie Kit, Adorama Heavy Duty L-bracket, and Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

  • BMAdriano

    An E-M5, E-P1, FL-36, Zuiko 70-300mm, MZ 45mm, MZ 12-50mm, Sigma 30mm, Sigma 105mm, Panasonic 20mm, a couple of batteries, USB cables, SD cards, card readers, silica gel bags and a Macbook pro…everyday.

  • Jeff

    my collection of great whites!!

  • Joe Castle

    Our Canon 7D and 50D, Canon 50mm 1.4 (and my 50mm 1.8, ’cause it’s still the Nifty Fifty!), Canon 28mm, Canon 60mm, 580EX, 430EX, pens, two mini Maglights, extra compact flash cards, extra batteries, extra lens cloths (and extras for the extras), and all the other stuff I usually lug around!

  • Bart Aldrich

    Nikon D600, D700, AF-S 24-70 f/2.8, AF-S 85mm f/1.8, AF-S 14-35 f/4

  • Rose Skegg

    This would make traveling so much easier.

  • Steve

    This is exactly why I live Petapixel! (and GuraGear of course)

  • David Dietrich

    gotta put that Yashica MAT-EM I just bought in there

  • Tin LO

    Hasselblad 203FE with FE 80 2.8, Tripod, lightmeter and tons of films

  • Wayne McCormick

    A T3i, a swack of Canon lenses, flash, batteries, cables, flash modifiers, and some reference charts.

  • Borja Batalla

    D3s, D800E, Pentax 67, Fuji x100, Nikon 14-24mm, Sigma 35mm f1.4, Nikkor 50mm f1.4G, Nikon 85mm f1.4, Nikkor 80-200 f2.8, filters, 4 triggers Apture, Sb-910, 2 jinbei Freelander FL II 500, 1 Godox Wistro AD-180, Ipad, and more “candies”.

  • Erick Flores

    that backpack is perfect for my cookie jar collection! If I win I could take my cookie collection everywhere! oh please let it be me!

  • Jennifer Morris

    Canon 60D, 4Canon/Sigma Lenses, some candy, a couple bananas, possibly a cupcake, and what the heck, i’ll throw in a pen. <3

  • Ray Frisby

    Thanks for the competition guys! the Gura Bataflae backpack is exactly what I need to protect my camera and lenses and tripod, not to mention my laptop.
    A really great prize!

  • Richard Hankin

    Would be great

  • controlclaire

    My money, makeup, packed lunch, laptop, contact lenses, spare highheels, and everything that’s currently squashed into my handbag. The kitchen sink might be in there too.

  • Ansovinus Bonus Chai

    DSLR Sony A580, my flash gun, memory cards, 75mm-300mm lens, 18mm-50mm lens, camera accessories, chargers and batteries, smartphone, book to read, notepad, discount/member’s cards (especially Starbucks for a pit stop) and anything else this gear can handle :-)

  • anomiephoto

    Olympus Pen-Ft
    42mm 1.2, 150mm, 25mm, x2 converter.
    Contra flex camera
    Nikon f3
    Instamatic 500 for good measure.
    Nikon D80
    nikon lenses 28-75 tameron. 50,85, and 60mm nikkkor
    Lots! of film/memory cards accessorys. laptop.
    some gusher’s and a bowl

  • Lucas Saugen

    Um… What wouldn’t I put in it. That thing is awesome.

  • jimbugs

    canons and pocket wizards…………nothing else needed

  • Marian Pissko

    Nikon D600, Tamron 24-70 f2.8, Nikon 70-200 f2.8, Nikon 50 f1.8

  • Matt

    Canon Rebel XSi, 50mm, Flashes

  • Dennis

    I would fill it with my Pentax K-5 + 17-50 + 50 + 100 + 300 and Panasonic LX-3 and maybe more stuff with all that space =)

  • Miguelito Belmonte

    In the backpack I would be putting my Sony Nex 3, Canon FD 50mm F1.4 lens with adapter, flash, SLR Magic 35mm F1.7 and an extra battery along with the charger.

  • Miguelito Belmonte