Announcing The SECOND Picture Methods Camera Giveaway!!!

We had our first contest last year and gave away a bunch of gear to happy photographers. (Read about it here – Now we’re gonna do it again.

In our second gear giveaway, we’ve got great prizes for PictureMethods readers and listeners.


The grand prize is an Olympus Tough TG-6 Action Camera. This is my go-to, always have one with me camera. I have literally traveled half-way around the world with one and never had anything but great images come from it. Read about it here –

Even if you don’t win the camera, there are some other cool prizes…

Second Prize: Platypod Max Macro Bundle


It’s the perfect gear for enhancing your macro and close up photography: A Platypod Max , 2 LitraTorch 2.0s and two sets of the new goosenecks.

Third Prize: $250 Gift Card from Hunt’s Photo & Video – spend it on anything you want at Hunt’s – no additional purchase necessary.

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Fourth Prize: A Brevite Camera Backpack – (NOTE: Similar but not identical to illustration)



MORE THAN $1100 worth of prizes are up for grabs!

The winner will be selected by random drawing. That drawing will take place May 1, 2020.

Make sure you enter your name for a chance to be that winner!


You have several different ways to enter the contest. You may use one or all methods. Those who use all methods have more chances to win.

Method #1 – Subscribe to my free, quarterly, photography newsletter. You can do that at my newsletter signup page – (Those who are already subscribers are already automatically eligible to win – no need to resubscribe.)

Method #2 – Follow @ScottBourne and/or @PictureMethods on Twitter (following both gives you yet another chance to win! – if you already follow no need to unfollow and refollow – you are eligible.)

Method #3 – Send the following Tweet (Minus the quote marks)
“Enter the @PictureMethods Camera Giveaway for a chance to win a new digital camera and other great prizes. Details at

Send the Tweet only one time – sending it more than once won’t improve your odds of winning.

Method #4 – Follow @bourne.scott on Instagram. (if you already follow no need to unfollow and refollow – you are eligible.)
That’s it. Your odds of winning depend on how many entries we receive in total and how many methods you choose to enter.

You must be at least 18 years or older to participate. You may not be an employee of New Media Methods, LLC. The contest is open worldwide except where prohibited by law.

Please see the complete rules for this and other contests on our Contest Rules page. Your entry constitutes an agreement to be bound by those rules.

Picture Methods has partnered with Hunt’s Photo & Video to bring you the best gear at a competitive price and backed by personal service. Call Alan Samiljan at 781-462-2383 or Noah Buchanan at 781.462.2356. If you cannot reach either one try Gary Farber at 781-462-2332. You will ALWAYS get the best prices if you call the store v. Using the web site. You can also email Noah at: or Gary at: Hunt’s has been around a long time and you can trust them. Make sure to mention that Scott Bourne sent you. That will get you the best deal.