DIY Photo Contest

Grand Prize Wins a Phottix Mitros TTL Flash for Canon, a Para-Pro Reflective Umbrella - Black exterior, Silver Interior - 60" with even light distribution and snappy highlights and a Phottix MultiBoom 16" Flash Bracket that mounts in a standard umbrella swivel, holds two flashes on axis with the umbrella shaft, and allows the softbox to be tilted. Halleluiah!

People's Choice WinsBokeh Masters Kit which allows you – the creative photographer – to create background elements as never seen before. A DIY Ring Flash where the focus was on great lighting, so any ugly hot-spots were eliminated, and lighting is just beautiful. Plus a DIY Camera Cookie Cutter - The Most Delicious Cameras You’ve Tasted

DIY Photography is a place for photography lovers, pros and amateurs alike. We feature innovative gear, creative photographers and great tutorials.

*Be Social - Get an extra 500 Reward Points by liking the contest, using #viewbug on your submission on instagram or by sharing it on Pinterest. One random person will be selected.


Brandon Campeaux is a Creative Director based in Portland. Brandon's clients include Twentieth Century Fox, Paramount/DreamWorks, MGM, Warner Brothers, NBC Universal, Sony Pictures Television, Apple, GAP, Nike, Mattel, and many more. Brandon is film snob and has sworn off all forms of digital photography. He currently shoots experimental analog. In a past life, he taught photography-based courses like colour theory.

Photos: Share your best BLACK AND WHITE shots!

Limit: 2 entries per participant

Participation: You must own all legal rights to submitted photos

Photo Format: Black and White, RAW and Medium formats are accepted

Copyright: You maintain the rights to all of your submissions

Judging: The contest submissions will be judged based on the creativity, originality and in accordance to the contest theme. 

Vote: from July 20th until August 8th, 2013.