And the Winner of the Think Tank Photo Urban Disguise 30 Is . . .

The winner of the Think Tank Photo Urban Disguise 30 camera bag giveaway is Carol Tuck.

It must have been meant to be because, after notifying her, I learned that today is also Carol’s birthday!

Congratulations and happy birthday Carol.  Look for your new Think Tank Photo camera bag to arrive later this week.

A big thanks to everyone who participated and to Think Tank Photo for making this awesome prize available to Photography Bay’s readers.

For everyone who didn’t win this time, I’m putting together an even bigger prize pack soon.  So, stay tuned . . .


Get $100K for 140 Seconds of Your Time

Here’s a cool contest with some really cool folks involved.

Nikon is giving away $100,000 for a 140 second video about your day.  The theme is “A Day through Your Lens.”  The above video is Rainn Wilson’s hilarious take on the concept.

Of course, Nikon is promoting the capabilities of its D-Movie function on several of its DSLRs like the D300s, D3s, D5000 and D90; however, the contest is open to anyone shooting with any kind of gear.  Kudos to Nikon on that.

The winner will be chosen by pioneering photographer and filmmaker Chase Jarvis actor Rainn Wilson from NBC’s The Office, internet queen and actress “iJustine” Ezarik.  Chase seems pretty stoked about this.

You can enter at

Check out the press release below for full details. [Read more…]