Giving Away An Awesome Tamron SP 70-300mm Telezoom

Tamron SP 70-300mm TelezoomUPDATE: the giveaway is now over, scroll over to the end of the post to see who won the lens.

Tamron, our awesome sponsor is giving DIYP readers a Tamron SP 70-300mm Di VC USD Tele Zoom lens.

It is a great little lens with Ultrasonic Silent Drive which provides fast and quite focusing, low dispersion glass, optimized for DSLRs and Tamron’s Vibration Compensation technology. An excellent grab for its $449 street price.

To enter the giveaway all you need to do is answer one simple question:

What Is Your Favorite Subject?

Photography subject, that is…

You can enter in two ways, each will grant you one ruffle ticket

1. Leave your answer as a comment on this post (and please unmark ‘receive email notifications – trust me on this one :) + I am moderating comments so you’l have a to wait a bit to see it coming.

2. Twit your answer with the following URL in the tweet: http://bit.ly/diyptam  Feel free to be as creative as you want, as long as you have this URL in the twit.

The giveaway will end on Thursday, March 10th, when random.org will pick up one lucky winner, and this post will be updated with the winner’s name.

Tamron SP 70-300mm Telezoom

Just a little bit of fine print:

1. This contest is open for US residents only. If you are not from the US, we’d still love to hear your favorite photography subject, but we cannot ship you the lens,

2. This lens has mounts for Nikon, Canon and Sony SLRs. We’ll need to know which one you use.

UPDATE: The giveaway is now over. I am overwhelmed with the great response you guys threw at us. This has been DIYP’s most successful giveaway yet with 1597 comments and 209 tweets totalling in 1806 entries.

The winner as picked by random.org is comment #292 – Ron Kohlin:

“As a railway historian, my favorite subject is trains. I also like to make pictures of birds.”

A huge thanks for Tamron for sponsoring this giveaway.