Tamron Prize Challenge: Travel and Nature
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Give us your best Travel or Nature shot and you could win a superb SP 17-50MM F/2.8 Di II XR VC LD Aspherical (IF), which sets high-performance DSLRs free with SP engineering, F/2.8 maximum aperture and Tamron VC. To find out more about this highly praised lens check out http://tamron-usa.com/lenses/prod/1750_vc_b005.asp. The winner of this challenge (as decided by public vote) will receive a Tamron SP 17-50MM F/2.8 Di II XR VC zoom lens (in Canon EF-S or Nikon mount). If the winner is a full frame user, we will substitute the SP 28-75mm F/2.8. No other substitutions will be offered. No cash alternative is available. Prizes are non transferable and non refundable. Competition open to any registered dpreview.com member, anywhere in the world.
Monday, 3rd October, 2011 (GMT)
Monday, 3rd October, 2011 – Sunday, 23rd October, 2011 (GMT)
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This pic is taken on the passage -named "Autobahn" - from High Camp to Denali Pass (highest in North-America) during a traverse of Mount McKinley May-June 2011. This is really hard work in rarified air (5400 meters above sea-level). At this point I was helping out a mate with his sledge.
|Submitted:||Thursday, 20th October, 2011 10:53 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Monday, 6th June, 2011|
|Focal length:||5.1 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/1000 sec|
|Notes:||The point here was to capture the two sledges tied into my back-pack and the rope-team further below, while creating an impression of the steepness involved. Again the wide-angle lens came to good use. Equipment: Panasonic Lumix LX 5 with 18 mm (FF equivalent) lens-attachment. Wide and light equipment.|
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