Posts Tagged ‘Giveaways’

Giving Away Pogoplugs for Accessing Your Photos from Anywhere

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


This week we’re having a giveaway for a lesser known but pretty nifty product: the Pogoplug Video. It’s a device that hooks up your external hard drives to the Internet to create a “personal cloud”, allowing you to access your photographs and files from anywhere. We’re giving away three (3) of them, with each one worth $199.
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Giving Away a Tamron 18-270mm Lens

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


Ready for another giveaway? We are. This week we’re giving away a Tamron AF18-270MM F/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD lens for Canon, Nikon, and Sony DSLRs worth $650. This is the world’s smallest and lightest 15x zoom lens, and is designed for crop sensor cameras. If you have a full frame DSLR and win this contest, you’ll receive a substitute lens of equal value.

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

Tell us the most recent photography related purchase you made

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/pptmrn

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

Sorry, but this contest is only open to US residents, unless you’re willing to pay for the shipment of the camera overseas yourself. In that case, feel free to enter (though we don’t know how much shipping would cost right now). This contest will end Monday, April 11th, 2011. We’ll randomly pick a winner using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 1050 comment entries and 460 Tweet entries for 1510 entries overall. The randomly selected winner is…

#720: Ajeet

Just purchased a Canon 50mm 1.8 II

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 Tamron for providing the prize for this giveaway!

Giving Away Sharan Cardboard Cameras

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


This week we’re doing a smaller giveaway just for fun, but the prize can only be shipped to addresses in the US (sorry international readers!). We’re giving away the two Sharan cardboard pinhole camera kits that we featured here a while back. The Std-35e shoots normal 35mm images and is worth $25, while the Wide-35 does panoramic photos.

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

Link us to a favorite photo of yours taken in 2011

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/sharan

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

This contest will end Sunday, April 2, 2011. We’ll randomly pick a winner using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 31 comment entries and 17 Tweet entries for 48 entries overall. The randomly selected winners are…

#2: John Dunahoo (STD-35e)

one of my favorite photos… Orlando, FL

#24: Michael Wilson (Wide-35)

Recent HDR photo of Goldwater Lake in Prescott, AZ

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 Brooklyn5and10 for providing the prize for this giveaway!

Giving Away a Lensbaby Control Freak and Accessories Set

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


The dust hasn’t quite settled from the camera bag giveaway we did last week, but here we are with another awesome one — we’re giving away a Lensbaby Control Freak and Accessories Kit that together are worth $475.

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

Tell us your favorite number

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/lbctrlfrk

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

International entries are welcome! This contest will end in three days on Thursday, February 24th, 2011. We’ll randomly pick a winner using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 1245 comment entries and 715 tweet entries for 1960 entries total. Without further ado, the randomly selected winner is…

#907: felipecarlos

99 .. agent 99, that is.

99

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

Thanks to everyone who participated in this giveaway. Please stay tuned, as we have more things to give away lined up!


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

Giving Away a Rotation 360° Backpack

Update: This giveaway is now over. The winner is announced below.


Time for another giveaway! We’re giving away a Rotation 360° camera backpack by Think Tank Photo worth $279. It’s a backpack with a built-in belt pack that allows you to access gear without taking the thing off your back.

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

Tell us what you did on Valentine’s Day

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/pprotation360

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

This contest is open to all (the bag can be shipped internationally) and will end in two days on Saturday, February 19th, 2011. We’ll randomly pick a winner using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


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


Update: This giveaway is now over. We received a total of 381 comment entries and 185 Tweet entries for 566 entries total. The randomly selected winner is…

#346: @redvoid

Took my girl out for vintage wine by the glass @ the Bern’s Steakhouse Lounge, then to an art show put on by friends & stayed up all night :) <3

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

Thanks for participating everyone! Stay tuned for another giveaway soon.

Giving Away $100 for Printing Your Photographs on Canvas

Update: This giveaway is now over. The winner was randomly selected and can be found below.


If you’ve always wanted to make a large print of one of your photographs but never took the leap, here’s your chance: we’re giving away a $100 gift certificate to CanvasPop, a company that makes large canvas prints.

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

Link to a photograph of yours that you would want printed

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/ppcanvas

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

This contest will end Monday, February 7, 2011. We’ll randomly pick a winner using random.org and update this post. Good luck!


Update: This giveaway is now over. We received 155 comment entries and 94 Tweet entries or 249 entries total. The randomly selected winner is…

#87: Alex

Would love this one on canvas….
http://www.flickr.com/photos/alex_racanelli/5183070853

Thanks for doing this…cheers

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

Thanks to everyone who entered! Check back soon for another giveaway!


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

MIOPS: Smartphone Controllable High Speed Camera Trigger

MIOPS is a new smartphone-controlled camera trigger that combines all of the features photographers want in a high-speed camera trigger into one convenient device.

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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