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!

  • Shaun Simpson


  • Ivan Adamov

    Nikon D90, Nikon F65,
    FED-3K, Nikon 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6 VR,
    Nikon 50mm f/1.4 G, Nikon 80-200mm f2.8
    AF-D, Nikon SB-700 flash & some modifiers, Vanguard Alta + Tripod, Cactus
    V5 Transmitters

  • Spencer

    I’d start with my Nikon D5100 and my Nikon V1. Then follow those with a few lenses and the wide variety of filters, cleaning accessories, flash units, and whatever else I can fit in. :)

  • Polar Bear

    I would fill it with all my film gear as well as my digital. A photographer is only as flexible as the equipment he brings with him. I plan on always being prepared.

  • vamgelis

    nikon d700

  • Pam Shipp

    Nikon D90 ( and lenses) and my dreams of a Nikon D6 and The AF-S NIKKOR 800mm f/5.6E FL ED VR super-telephoto lens

  • maryhln

    my new sony nex 5n of course!

  • maryhln


  • Bujo

    D7K, 10-20mm, flash, batteries, a few more lenses and a ton of memory cards. I may have to get more stuff.

  • Chris Gatti

    Love me some Gura Gear

  • JMan!

    Nikon D800, Nikon 34mm f/1.4, 85mm f/1.8, 24-70mm, 70-200 f/2.8, SB-R1C1, SB910

  • Dimitris G Rtz

    a nikon d90

  • Susan Koppel

    Coolness! I’m heading for Africa next month so would stuff it with my Canon 5D3 with 100-400, 5D2 with 24-105, flash, fisheye, flash extender, 50/1.2 and ?????

  • Susan Koppel

    username susankoppel

  • Mike J

    Looks like there’s room for my 5D, the macro, an old Nikkor 55mm/1.2 with Canon adaptor, the 70-200/2.8, a 17-40 (love that lens), a couple strobes, the S95… Maybe the GoPro too. I might need to go shopping if it isn’t full by then.

  • DrGkill

    A canon 5D Mark III with a 70-200 f/4 L IS, a 24-70 L f/2.8, a 17-40 L f/4, a 100mm f/2.8, a 50mm f/1.8, an EX 580 II, an EX 430, some cactus V5 and Alien Bees :)

  • Skylander

    My Nikon 1J1, a small tripod, an extra memory card and battery. I usually travel light but am very passionate about my photography, for the time being on a small budget.

  • Tammy Roberts Bonney

    I would fill it with my Canon T3i and all my “can’t live without” lenses and accessories!!

  • Pete

    Nikon D80 and lenses, flash unit, batteries, mem cards, personal junk etc.

  • Mike Yurche

    Nikon D90, 3 Nikkor lenses and 1 Tamron lens, plus many accessories

  • Pedro Correia

    mostly air, due the lack off equipment to fill those up!

  • William

    The collection is perfect for my camer gears :-)

  • funkknight

    Nikon D7000, SB-700, 50mm 1.8, 55-200mm 4-5.6, Tokina 28-70mm 2.8-4, and Extra batteries, tools, laptop/ipad

  • Jenny Lowe

    Canon 5d MarkIII & various lenses!!!!

  • Aniket Deshmukh

    Nikon D40, 55-300 mm, 1.8f 50mm Nikkor, 18-55mm Nikkor

  • Jon Hart

    Sony a550 with grip, tammy 70-200 2.8, minolta 50 1.7, 28mm 2.8. SAL 18-50 3.5. multiple filters, cowboy studio flash sync equipment. 2 YN 560 workhorses. Go pro hero 2 and multiple housings and strap equipment.

  • isaac simmons

    canon 550d, 50mm 1.4f lens, and 18-55mm lens! four batteries and 2 sd cards!
    would be great to keep the sand out when i go camping in the sahara in october!!

  • Catherine Constable

    I’ll be packing my Canon T3i and attendant lenses, filters, flash. My FB user name is Catherine Constable

  • Stijn Knapen

    Nikon D4; 14-24mm; 24-70mm; 70-200mm; 50 1.4; 85mm 1.4; 105mm micro; SB900; CF-cards; 3 extra EN-EL18’s; several sets of Eneloops; … and whatever more I can fit in these fantastic bags :D

  • blagoveschenskij

    Great offer!!!

  • Ana Luiza Barbosa de Oliveira

    Canon 500D, Canon 18-55mm, taron 70-300mm and a vintage Minolta 50mm f1.4.

  • mary

    my great Canon EOS 550D with 18-55 f/3,5-5.6 Kit

  • mary


  • Shirley Franklin

    Not much considering my lack of gear, but a girl can dream, can’t she?

  • Stevo Vasiljevic

    2 x 1D, selecion of lenses, towel, rain jacket, laptop and book.

  • Pedro Correia

    Mostly air, due the lack of equipment to fill those up!

  • Pedro Correia

    mostly air, due the lack of equipment to fill those up!

  • efroten

    Canon 5D II, 24L, 70-200 2.8L, 50 1.4, 85 1.8, 17-40L, Fuji X100 and other accessories.

  • Glenn

    2 Canon bodies 4 lenses a flash, light-painting equipment and the Kitchen Sink!

  • Messenger

    D600, 8 32g mem cards, 50mm 1.8, 24-70mm, Tokina 28-70mm F2.8, 70-300mm VR, iPad mini, cam ranger, D3200, 4 hot shoe flashes, 10 pounds of batteries, chargers, cords, cleaning kit and a puppy.

  • Messenger


  • Julie L.

    I need a new bag like mad! This would be sweet. Thanks for the chance! :)

  • Julie L.

    Facebook name: juliedragonfly

  • Vangelis

    Great backpack!

  • Nick Johnson

    t2i, 150-500 sigma, 11-16 tokina, 50 1.8, 18-55 kit, 50-250, 105mm sigma macro, telescope connection, few timelapse devices and remotes.

  • Wilba

    I’d have to buy a bunch more lenses to fill it.

  • Ian Brannan

    1 Canon 7D DSLR camera, 70-200mm f4 lens, 17-55mm F2.8 lens, a 75-300mm F4 lens, 2x 8gb CF cards, 1x32gb CF card, 1 H1 Zoom voice recorder, 2 multi-card readers, a 430 exII flash unit, 8 double A batteries, 8 tripple A batteries, 1 back-up point and click digital camera. If the backpack can fit it: a 13 inch Macbook laptop computer, 2 External hard drives, a small video recorder, spare backup Canon 7D camera battery, 10 DVD-R discs, 3 thumb drives. a canon 7D battery charger, rechargable battery recharger, rechargable batteries, cords for the camera’s….and if I still have room…a 6inch subway cold cut sub.

  • Victor

    Lots n lots of stuff.

  • Alexis Bankley

    Nikon D5000, some prime lenses, leica m8 and 50mm summilux

  • Bee Ren

    Everything I have! This is a serious camera backpack.