Nikon Everyday Cinema Video Contest

Nikon is running a new short video contest (less than 3 minutes) for videos posted via YouTube or Vimeo. Videos can be shot on any type of equipment. Top prize is a Nikon D4 based video kit with 6 lenses and accessories worth $17,000!


Win a Nikon D800 or Canon 5D Mark III

As part of their 5 year anniversary celebration, (a camera and lens rental house) is running a free contest on Facebook to win either a Nikon D800 or Canon 5D Mark III. Simply go to their Facebook page and Like it to enter the contest.


Noor-Nikon Masterclass in Documentary Photography (South Africa)

NOOR, Nikon and the Cape Town School of Photography invite photographers to submit their portfolio for selection for the 2012 NOOR-Nikon Masterclass in Documentary Photography.

The NOOR Foundation and Nikon Europe BV ( support documentary photographers from emerging markets all over the world through the organization of annual motivational masterclasses. We highly appreciate the support of the Cape Town School of Photography ( hosting this year's program.

The masterclass is accessible to young and aspiring documentary photographers and photojournalists who are South African or are from the SADC (Southern African Development Community) region with a valid passport.

The deadline for submission is Wednesday 22 February 2012. Guidelines and additional information can be found by clicking here.


Nikon Forum Photo Contest

Some great photos from the Nikon Forum Photo Contest organized by Nikonclub of Italy. It's also available as a standalone iPad application


Nikon Live Concert Photo Contest

Established and aspiring concert photographers take note! Nikon and NikonLive have been sponsoring live music concerts at Jones Beach Theater in New York for much of the summer with artists like the Goo Goo Dolls and Aretha Franklin performing for the crowds and giving lots of photographers a chance to get great concert shots. Along with the concert series, Nikon is also sponsoring a photo contest, where you can win VIP tickets, airfare, and hotel for an upcoming event at the Nikon theater by submitting your best concert photo. Click here for more details about the contest and to see the top entries so far.