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Vanguard Competition - WIN Vanguard Bags & Tripods Worth 990!

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Start: 01/03/2017 End: 31/03/2017




To celebrate Vanguard’s RECORD YEAR of innovation, this month, you have the chance to win 1 of 4 Vanguard prizes including bags and tripods from their new ALTA Collection!


Vanguard's innovative NEW ALTA Collection of tripods and bags will be making a debut at The Photography Show 2017, where you'll be able to get your hands on them.

To be in with a chance of winning one of these fantastic prizes, show us your best 'Slow Shutter Speed' photos. To celebrate the launch of Vanguard's NEW ALTA Pro 2+ range of tripods, we want to see images you could only capture with a tripod. Show us starscapes, artistic blur and images portraying movement. Black and white, colour, portrait, landscape, anything goes as long as your image was taken with a tripod!

The competition closes at midnight on 31 March 2017. 2 entries are allowed for free members and 4 entries are allowed for Plus members.

Unfortunately, due to restrictions from the sponsor, only UK entries are eligible to win a prize. Those from overseas may enter if they provide a UK address, that of a friend or relative, to which the prize can be delivered if they win. Please update your portfolio with the UK address. 

Prize Details

Alta collection
Vanguard's Alta range of tripods and bags will be available to view at The Photography Show 2017. Why not visit stand H31 and have a look for yourself?

Up for grabs are the following prizes worth £990:

1st Prize - ALTA Pro 2+ 263 AB 100 Tripod (RRP £200), ALTA Rise 48 Backpack (RRP £150) & ALTA Action 80 Tripod Bag (RRP £50)

With unmatched stability and flexibility, ALTA Pro 2+ tripods enable more angle possibilities than ever before. The ALTA Pro 2+ 263AT Tripod and ALTA BH-100 Ball Head together make an impressive pair, packed with new features that include:
  • The highly advanced 35° twist lock that makes the ALTA Pro 2 easier and faster than ever to set up and holds outstanding levels of gear securely;
  • The redesigned Multi-Angle Central Column allows the photographer to set up the perfect angle faster and more intuitively than ever before;
  • The addition of a 4th leg angle ensures the perfect positioning and balancing for shooting in any situation;
  • The new ALTA Konect is a 3/8” connector that welcomes a variety of additional accessories that will allow photographers to enhance their shooting.
2nd Prize ALTA Fly 48T Trolley Case (RRP £250)
The ALTA FLY 48T is a professional carry-on* trolley with an impressive capacity.  Designed to fit 1-2 Pro DSLRs, 5-7 lenses (up to 300mm f/4), a flash and accessories, or a drone with all related accessories there’s no longer any reason to compromise on what you carry on longer trips. As if that wasn’t enough, The ALTA Fly 48T also carries a 15” laptop, a tablet and up to two tripods.

3rd Prize - ALTA Sky 49 Professional Backpack (RRP £220)
The ALTA Sky 49 is the ultimate gear-carrying and working backpack. Featuring full rear access to a fully customizable interior, the maximum storage can fit up to 1-2 Pro DSLR with attached lens (up to 300mm f/4 lens), 4-6 lenses, a flash and accessories, or a drone with all related accessories. It also carries a 14" laptop and/or tablet and offers various advanced tripod connections.  All this can be carried in comfort thanks to the innovative, ergonomic and well-padded strap system.

4th Prize - ALTA Rise 38 Shoulder Bag (RRP £120)
The ALTA Rise 38 is a messenger style bag that fits a DSLR with lens attached (up to 70-200mm f/2.8), 3-4 lenses, a flash, accessories and a 15” laptop. The unique +6 expansion system will allow you to add 6cm storage width with one simple zipper motion, while still keeping gear protected.

Take a look at Vanguard's website for more information on Vanguard's products.


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  • The following people are excluded from entering the competition: (1) Direct and indirect employees, staff and their relatives of the supplier of the prize or prizes (2) The publishers of ePHOTOzine (3) Advertisers or sponsors of ePHOTOzine.
  • Only two entries per competition are allowed per person.
  • We reserve the right to remove images that have not been submitted correctly, ie too small. There isn't a maximum filesize or dimension restriction for entries.
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  • One winning entry will be chosen, by an ePHOTOzine or guest judge. This will be the image which, in the judge's opinion is the most original and of highest quality and meets the theme. The judge's decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
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  • The prize winner will receive the prize as featured in the corresponding month's competition. There is no cash alternative to the prize as stated.
  • Unfortunately, due to restrictions from the sponsor, only UK entries are eligible to win a prize, overseas members can enter if they have a UK postal address, ie. that of a friend or family member to where the prize can be sent if they win. ( Please update your portfolio with the UK address).
  • The deadline for entering the competition is midnight (GMT) on the last day of the calendar month in which the competition is being held, unless otherwise stated
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