Digital Photographer of the Year Awards 2010


Digital Photographer magazine has launched its Digital Photographer of the Year Awards for 2010.  Sponsored in part by Samsung, Digital Photographer will be giving away a Samsung NX10, 3 lenses and a flash kit to the overall winner, while six category winners will receive a Samsung EX1 (aka TL500) camera.

You can get the full details over at,


Lensbaby / Kubota Photo Contest

First up, Lensbaby and Kubota have teamed up to create a Kubota Creative Tools Pak specifically for Lensbaby images.  And, as a result of this new partnership, Lensbaby is launching a photo contest aimed at rewarding the best use of Lensbaby Optics.

Big Lensbaby and Kubota prizes are being offered to the winners.  The contest ends August 6, 2010.  You can enter here.

Full details below. [Read more…]

Bokeh Masters Kit Giveaway

Udi over at DIY Photography created the Bokeh Masters Kit as a way to manipulate the shapes of light appearing in your out of focus background.  See the cute hearts in the above image background?

These kits run $35 each – but good news, I’ve got the green light to give away 3 of the Bokeh Masters Kits to Photography Bay readers. [Read more…]

Canon Photography in the Parks Contest

Canon Photography in the Parks

Canon has announced the 2010 edition of its annual Photography in the Parks photo contest.  This year, contestants will have the opportunity to win a number of prizes including the Canon 5D Mark II and EF 24-105mm f/4L lens, Canon 7D, Rebel T2i or PowerShot G11.

Full details about the contest can be found in Canon’s Digital Learning Center.

The complete announcement is also included below. [Read more…]