Santa Ana, CA (PRWEB) May 02, 2012 — PhotographyTalk, one of the world’s leading photography forum and community Web sites for all levels of photographers, announces its May 2012 Giveaway, with more than $16,000 in digital photography prizes. Entries are accepted May 1, 2012 through May 31, 2012. One winner will receive the super grand prize of a new Nikon D800 DSLR Digital Camera (a $2,999.95 value) courtesy of Adorama, a leading photo, video and electronics store, located on W. 18th Street in New York City.
“The contest is very simple and provides everyone with added opportunities to increase their chance of winning,” said Alex Schult, president of PhotographyTalk. “First, ‘like’ the PhotographyTalk page by visiting http://www.Facebook.com/PhotographyTalk. Then, click on the “Win a Nikon D800 & More!!” page under PhotographyTalk’s profile. Complete the entry form. Each person that refers a friend to enter the contest will receive an additional automatic entry for the Nikon camera. Second, invite three friends and one entry is added in your name for one of 20 Bonus Prize Packages. Third, for every five friends invited to enter the contest, your name is automatically entered to win one of three grand prizes.”
According to Schult, the three grand prize packages, with a value of more than $1,200 each, include a Vanguard Auctus 323CT Tripod and BBH-200 Ball Head; an f-stop Guru Backpack with Medium ICU and a Millar Shibata Camera Bag and Lens Barrels; and a Cotton Carrier Wilderness 2 Camera Vest System.
Vanguard, a global leader in high quality photo-video accessories, makes the Auctus 323CT Tripod, which supports as much as 40 lbs. (18kg) of equipment. Vanguard’s BBH-200 Ball Head is designed with the Rapid Level System for quick and accurate leveling with the base.
The f-stop Guru Backpack is built for day photography trips and includes the medium size ICU, or Internal Camera Unit, of f-stop’s series of internal storage system. The f-stop prize package also includes its Shibata shoulder camera bag from the Millar Series.
Cotton Carrier Camera Systems’ Wilderness 2 Camera Vest is the third prize in the Grand Prize Package. The vest fits all sizes and allows a photographer to carry two cameras hands free. It is manufactured from 1680 Denier Polypropylene material and a camera body rests securely in a Lexan holder.
The 20 Bonus Prize Packages include 15 Topaz Labs Plug-In Bundles, Photobacks Premium Packages and Spider Holster Single Camera Systems; two PhotoshopCafe DVD bundles, with HDR & Photoshop, Photoshop CS5 and PhotoshopSecrets Photographic Effects; one Serif Bundle with PhotoPlus X5, WebPlus X5 and MoviePlus X5; one Vanguard Uprise 48 Camera Backpack; and one LowePro Pro Roller x200 Camera Bag.
Topaz Labs Plug-In Bundle helps amateur and professional photographers accomplish the most common creative and corrective post-processing tasks. Photobacks Premium Package consists of 385 Photoshop templates and digital backgrounds for portraits, weddings and high-school-senior clientele.
The Spider Holster System positions the photographer’s camera on his or her hip securely and leaves the hands free. The LowePro Pro Roller x200 Camera Bag is airline-compatible and built with the features to keep photography equipment safe and secure.
Entries will be accepted for the PhotographyTalk May 2012 Giveaway from May 1, 2012 to 11:59 pm PST, May 31, 2012, at http://www.Facebook.com/PhotographyTalk. Winners will be announced on June 5, 2012.
About PhotographyTalk.com – PhotographyTalk promotes digital (and film) photography as a community-based social network for beginners, enthusiasts, hobbyists, serious amateurs and professional photographers who are passionate about creating their visions with the techniques and art of photography. PhotographyTalk is highly ranked among the leading photography Web sites with more than 141,000 Facebook fans and more than 226,000 Twitter followers.