See the results of our competition to win a Canon EOS 550D and 18-135mm lens worth u00a31,099.99 rrp - Courtesy of Park Cameras!

Canon 550D

To celebrate their 40th Anniversary, Park Cameras are giving readers the chance to win a state-of-the-art photography package including a Canon EOS 550D and 18mm-135mm lens worth a total of £1099.99 rrp.

This competition is now closed. See all of the entries in our ‘Park Gallery’.

The theme of the competition was park photos. Entries could be be as creative as anyone liked – perhaps a portrait in a park, or a model-sized park, or an open space that seems to go on forever …

 Winner: Birkenhead Park Boathouse by Dave Parry

 First place - Dave Parry

About the prize

 EF-S 18-135mm

If you’d like more information about the Canon EOS 550D, or any other photographic equipment, call Park Cameras on 01444 23 70 70 or visit their website

Over 40 years Park Cameras have forged a reputation across the photographic industry as one of he top independent photographic retailers in the UK. In recognition of their sterling efforts Park Cameras were recipients of both the What Digital Camera Good Service Award (High Street) 2011 and the What Digital Camera Good Service Award (Online) 2011.

Competition closed on 30th May 2011 (UK residents only).

 Park Cameras 40th anniversary logo

Terms and Conditions

– You can enter a maximum of 10 photos

– Photos must not previously have been published in a national UK photography

– Copyright in all images submitted for this competition
remains with the respective entrants. Where an image is used, the photographer
will be credited. Images will only be used by What Digital Camera, in connection
with the promotion of the competition and as part of the prize.

– The prize is one Canon EOS 550D and 18-135mm lens. No
cash alternative to the prize will be offered and the prize is not transferable.

– The winning images will be published in an issue of What Digital Camera
magazine. A high resolution, CMYK copy of the winning image of at least 300dpi
and 2000 pixels wide will be required in order to publish the image in the
magazine. If you are a winner, we will notify you by the email you used to
register on our forum. If, after 7 days of our sending notification you have not
been able to supply the file required we will offer the prize to someone else.

– What Digital Camera may choose to showcase the images in an exhibition, on
the web site or magazines as a means of promoting the competition. All images
will be credited.

– All photographs submitted must be the work of the
individual who submits them. Entrants must ensure that photographs of people
have been taken with the permission of the subject (where necessary) and do not
infringe the copyright of any third party.

– Employees of IPC Media, Park Cameras and
their families, may not enter this competition. Prizes are as stated and no cash
or other alternative can be offered to the prizes or overall prize. No money can
be added to the overall prize.

– The winners will be chosen by the
editor. The editor’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered


Normal IPC competition rules apply. Competition details form part of these
terms and conditions. Entry is open to residents of the UK and Republic of
Ireland only, except employees (and their families) of IPC Media, its printers
and agents, the suppliers of the prizes and any other companies associated with
the competitions.

The winner(s) must be aged 18 or over. Proof of identity and age may be
required. Use of a false name or address will result in disqualification. All
entries must be made directly by the person entering the competition. Entries
made online using methods generated by a script, macro or the use of automated
devices will be void. No responsibility can be accepted for entries lost,
damaged or delayed in the post.

The prizes are as stated, are not transferable to another individual and no
cash or other alternatives will be offered. Winners are responsible for expenses
and arrangements not specifically included in the prizes, including any
necessary travel documents, passports and visas. Prizes are subject to
availability and the prize suppliers’ terms and conditions.

The promoters reserve the right to amend or alter the terms of competitions
and reject entries from entrants not entering into the spirit of the
competition. The winner agrees to the use of his or her name, photograph and
disclosure of county of residence and will co-operate with any other reasonable
requests by IPC relating to any post-winning publicity. Unless stated otherwise
all postal entries must be made on the relevant coupon or form printed in the

The winners will be chosen from all correct entries received by the closing
date stated within the promotional material. Winners will be confirmed via
email. Reasonable efforts will be made to contact a winner. Failure to respond
and/or provide an address for delivery within 7 days of email sent, or failure
to meet the eligibility requirements may result in forfeiture of the prize. If
they cannot be contacted within 7 days, or are unable comply with these terms
and conditions, the Promoter reserves the right to offer the prize to the next
eligible entrant chosen. Where applicable, the decision of the judges is final
based on the criteria set out in the promotion and no correspondence will be
entered into over this decision. Competitions may be modified or withdrawn at
any time.