July 15, 2009 15:26 ET

Vistek launches "Capture Canada" summer photo contest

The summer photo contest that challenges photographers to digitally capture what Canada means to them.

Attention: Arts/Entertainment Editor, Assignment Editor, Lifestyle Editor, Photo Editor, Travel/Tourism Editor TORONTO, ONTARIO, PHOTO CONTEST--(Marketwire - July 15, 2009) - As photo contests go, they don't get any bigger than this: Vistek's Capture Canada Contest - the challenge to capture a country as big and as beautiful as Canada.

In this photo shoot that goes on until September 13, photographers are given the whole country to work with and are challenged to digitally capture an image that smacks of Canadiana. And that image can be of a famous landscape, an individual, a scenic site, a city, or a shot of Canadians enjoying summer. The options are wide open.

Vistek's Capture Canada features tons of prizes AND chances to win. In addition to a GRAND PRIZE WINNER there are a total of 16 incredible prize packages - worth over $12,500. Packages include Louis Garneau touring bikes, a Nikon camera, Epson printers, and paper packages from Moab. The contest is open to photographers 18 and over.

Full contest details and rules are available at


About Vistek:
Vistek is Canada's largest, professional one-stop photo, video and digital imaging store, the choice of professionals for more than 30 years.

Julie Webster, Event Coordinator
416-365-1777 ext.3230

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Contact Information

  • Bernie Dobrucki, Media Relations, Canadians from all walks of life who are interested in photography
    Primary Phone: 416-365-1777 ext. 3286
    Toll-Free: 888-365-1777