Posts Tagged ‘giveaway’

Giving Away a Think Tank Photo Urban Disguise 70 Pro Camera Bag

It’s been a while since we’ve done a giveaway here, and we haven’t done one yet in 2011, so here goes: we’re giving away a Photo Urban Disguise 70 bag by Think Tank Photo worth $189. This is a briefcase style bag that can hold up to two DSLRs with lenses attached without drawing attention to itself as a camera bag.
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Giving Away the Perfect Pro Suite of Plugins by onOne Software

We’re giving away two (2) copies of Perfect Photo Suite 5.5 by onOne Software, a set of seven photography plugins that normally costs $500. The seven plugins work for Photoshop, Lightroom, and Aperture, and five of them also work as standalone applications. To see the list of plugins included in the suite, visit this page.

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

Tell us the top item on your Christmas wishlist

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 link to this post anywhere in the tweet: http://j.mp/pponone

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

This contest will end Thursday, November 4th, 2010. We’ll randomly pick the winners using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


Update on November 4th: We’re experiencing some issues with the software that we use to pick giveaway winners. We hope to have it fixed soon and have the winners announced by this weekend. Sorry for the delay!


Update on November 8th: We’re still trying to fix the Twitter entry collection software to pick the winners. Sorry again for the delay, but once we fix it we will select and contact the two winners immediately.


Update on November 15th: Our software is working again. Thanks to everyone who participated in this giveaway, and sorry for the delay! We received 257 comment entries and 92 tweet entries for 349 entries total. The two randomly selected winners are…

#332: Andrew Humbley (@HQ_GadgetBoy)

An iPad is high on my Xmas list

#140: Jennifer

A vacation to anywhere.

Congratulations! Please email [email protected] to claim your prize! (We’ll be emailing you as well).

Thanks to everyone who participated in this giveaway.


A big thanks to onOne Software for providing the prize for this giveaway!

Giving Away Gift Certificates for Glass Prints by Fracture

Update: This giveaway is now over. The winners were randomly selected and announced below.


Fracture is a startup company that prints photographs onto shatter-proof glass. The 2mm thick glass gives your images an HD-television look, and is guaranteed to last at least 3-5 years under the harshest conditions (e.g. direct sunlight). We’re giving away four (4) $50 gift certificates, which is enough for four prints at 8×10 or two at 11×14.

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

Tell us what photo you might use the gift certificate to print

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 link to this post anywhere in the tweet: http://j.mp/ppfracture

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

This giveaway is open to international readers. It will end Friday. October 22, 2010. We’ll randomly pick a winner using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 248 comments and 142 Tweets for 390 responses total. Without further ado, here are the randomly selected winners:

#232: Ken

I’ve got a photo from my daughter’s drama camp this summer that would be perfect for this type of presentation and would love to try out some of my landscape work as well. Particularly fall foliage, bet the colors would really pop!

#253: @mikefortgens

I would print a picture http://flic.kr/p/8E7qap of our two year old to hang it on the wall #happywife

#59: Kgigone1

I’d print one photo from each of the weddings I was in this fall!

#61: momentophstudio.com

I would have a portrait of my 4 year old and my newborn!

Congratulations! Please email [email protected] to claim your prize (we’ll be emailing you as well).

Thanks to everyone who participated! Stayed tuned for more giveaways soon.


A big thanks to Fracture for providing the prize for this giveaway!

Giving Away Photomatix Pro Licenses for HDR Photography

Update: This giveaway is now over. The winners were randomly selected and announced below.


HDRSoft recently released version 4.0 of their popular HDR processing program Photomatix, and this week we’re giving away three (3) licenses to our awesome readers. These are for the Photomatix Pro Plus Bundle worth $119 each.

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

Tell us your favorite book

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 link to this post anywhere in the tweet: http://j.mp/pphdrsoft

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

This contest will end in three days on Sunday, October 10th, 2010. We’ll randomly pick a winner using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 422 entries via comment and 229 entries via Tweet for 651 entries total. Here are the three randomly selected winners:

#479: @ribnar

My all time fav book is One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

#524: @davensjournal

“Stranger in a Strange Land” by Robert Heinlein

#376: M Hanif Bay (@DiviAugusti)

Taiko by Eiji Yoshikawa

Congratulations! Please email [email protected] to claim your prize. We’ll be contacting you as well.

Thanks for participating in this giveaway and sharing your favorite books with all of us! Check back soon for another giveaway.


A big thanks to HDRSoft for providing the prizes for this giveaway!


Image credit: HDR IR Brickworks valley by Lone Primate

Giving Away a Crumpler Sinking Barge Deluxe Backpack

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


Our previous giveaway ended less than a week ago, but we have another great one for you today: we’re giving away a Crumpler Sinking Barge Deluxe backpack worth $275. This is an ergonomically designed bag that allows you to carry photo gear, a laptop, and cargo at the same time.

To enter, all you need to do is:

Tell us your favorite movie

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
  2. Tweet your response, and include the following link to this post anywhere in the tweet: http://j.mp/ppcrump

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

Sorry, but unlike most of our giveaways, we can only ship this one within the US due to licensing issues.

This contest will end Sunday, October 3rd, 2010. We’ll randomly pick a winner using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 552 entries via comment and 355 entries via Tweet for 907 entries total. The randomly selected winner is…

#62: Julie [see update below]

My favourite film is Withnail & I. “We’ve come on holiday by mistake!”

Congratulations! Please email [email protected] to claim your prize (we’re emailing you as well).

Thanks for sharing your favorite movies with us! We’ll be having another giveaway soon so be sure to check back!


Update: Turns out the winner we first selected wasn’t eligible because she isn’t in the US. The new randomly selected winner is…

#493: Acpetersoa

Life Aquatic


A big thanks to Crumpler for providing the prize for this giveaway!

Think Tank Photo rotation360° Giveaway

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


We’re giving away another nifty camera backpack this week: a Think Tank Photo rotation360° backpack worth $280. This is a backpack with a unique belt pack built in that rotates around your waist if you need to access it.

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

Tell us your favorite song

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
  2. Tweet your response, and include the following link to this post anywhere in the tweet: http://j.mp/ppr360

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

The prize can be sent overseas if the winner is outside the US. This contest will end Wednesday September 29th, 2010. We’ll randomly pick a winner using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 575 comment entries and 375 Tweet entries for 950 total entries. The randomly selected winner is…

#11: Gars

Awesome, mine is 1979 by The Smashing Pumpkins

Congratulations! Please email [email protected] to claim your prize (we’re also emailing you).

Thanks to everyone who participated. We’ll have another giveaway soon!


A big thanks to Think Tank Photo for providing the prize for this giveaway!

Think Tank Photo Shape Shifter Giveaway

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


Last week we gave away a camera bag designed for the ladies, but this week we’re giving away one that’s designed for all — the Think Tank Photo Shape Shifter. This is a $250 camera backpack that expands and contracts depending on your gear. Check out the product page for more photos and details.

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

Tell us your favorite non-photography related hobby

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
  2. Tweet your response, and include the following link to this post anywhere in the tweet: http://j.mp/ppttpss

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

The bag can be shipped internationally, so this giveaway is open to all!

This contest will end Sunday September 12, 2010. We’ll randomly pick a winner using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 516 comment entries and 371 Twitter entries for 887 entries total. The randomly selected winner is…

#853: Lee Barber (@ltbarber)

Cycling, sport of the gods. #

Congratulations! Please email [email protected] to claim your prize.

Thanks to everyone who participated in this contest!


A big thanks to Think Tank Photo for providing the backpack for this giveaway!

Giving Away Jo Totes Camera Bags for the Ladies

Update: This giveaway is now over. The winners were randomly selected and announced below.


Hear that sound? That means it’s time for another giveaway!

This week we’re giving away two (2) camera bags designed for women by Jo Totes valued between $79 and $94 each. These bags are designed to help you organize both equipment and everyday life items, and come in a number of colors and styles.

To enter, all you need to do is:

Tell us your favorite camera lens

There are two ways to send us your answer, 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
  2. Tweet your response, and include the following link to this post anywhere in the tweet: http://j.mp/ppjototes

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

This contest will end in two days on Sunday September 5th, 2010. We’ll randomly pick the two winners using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


Update: This giveaway is open to international readers as well!

Also, feel free to enter if you’re a dude and there’s some female photog in your life!


Update: This giveaway is now over! We had 238 entries via comment and 145 entries via Twitter for 383 entries total. Here are the two randomly selected winners:

#108: Rachel Kumar (@rachelkmr)

My favorite is the Canon 50mm f/1.8 – lightweight, and superb in low light with no flash! :)

#46: Rebecca Gutwin (@beccakbecca)

24-70mm. I rarely take it off my camera.

Congratulations! Please email us at [email protected] to claim your prize!

Thanks for participating in our contest everyone!


A big thanks to Jo Totes for providing the prizes for this giveaway!

Photographers Rights Gray Card Giveaway Winners Announced

Thanks to everyone who entered our giveaway for the accessory we launched earlier this week: the Photographers Rights Gray Card Set. We received 166 comment entries and 139 Twitter entries for 305 entries overall. Using random.org, the randomly selected winners are:

#156: Michelle

These would come in very handy- I’ve been harassed before.

#302: @mschicamae

Ooo Photographers Rights Gray Card Set http://j.mp/rightscards this will come in handy in sticky legal situations with your camera :).

#37: Kevin (@scoutdude)

That’s great! I would love a set of those! What a sweet idea!

Congratulations! Please email [email protected] to claim your prize.

Thanks to all of you who entered this giveaway. If you haven’t already, you can pick up the Photographers Rights Gray Card Set for $15 with free shipping in our newly launched store.

Win an Absolutely Massive Gift Certificate to Glas Apparel

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


Fresh off the heels of the lens rental giveaway we did last week, we’re giving away a $300 gift certificate to Glas Apparel. The brand is designed around “glass”, or the lens of a camera, and many of their designs are based on this theme.

Check out their store for an idea of what you can use the money towards.

To enter, all you need to do is:

Tell us what you enjoy doing in your free time besides photography

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
  2. Tweet your response, and include the following link to this post anywhere in the tweet: http://j.mp/ppglas

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

This contest will end Friday, July 2nd, 2010. We’ll randomly pick a winner using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


Update: Sorry for not mentioning it before but, like the previous giveaway, shipping is to the US only (I guess you can have it shipped to someone in the US and then shipped to you).


Update 2: This giveaway is now over. We received 90 comment entries and 47 tweet entries for 137 entries total. The randomly selected winner is…

#96: @iljatulit

Hip-Hop and House dance.

Congratulations! Please email [email protected] to claim your prize.

Thanks to everyone who participated in this contest! Check back soon for more awesome giveaways.


A big thanks to Glas for providing the gift certificate for this giveaway!