30 lucky winner from Australia, Thailand, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, and Indonesia will get a chance to participate in the journey. Three Filipino winners will be given the chance to join Tourism Australia and Samsung’s photography experts on an all expenses paid trip for five days to Sydney and Melbourne, Australia from 24-30 June 2014.
“This is an extraordinary opportunity for photography enthusiasts to discover and capture the essence of Australia’s sights and landscapes through Samsung’s superior NX cameras and lenses,” said Candy Delos Santos, Product Manager for Digital Imaging of Samsung Electronics Philippines Corporation. “With this second edition of our NX Traveller programme, we are excited to continue to bring together Southeast Asia’s most promising photographers and Samsung camera lovers with local experts from Down Under. Together, they can exchange and share knowledge and ideas while capturing the sprawling beauty of Australian cities and beyond.”
During the journey, Samsung will provide participants with its latest NX30 camera to enable them to experience first-hand the camera’s professional features, including the advanced 20.3MP APS-C CMOS sensor that ensures brilliant images even in low lit situations, the next-gen hybrid autofocus system that provides accurate focusing, and a 1/8000 second shutter speed enables users to capture fast-moving subjects with little to no blur. Celebrity photographers will also be onsite to provide guidance and tips and tricks to help bring participants’ photography skills to the next level.
“We are thrilled to welcome Southeast Asia’s photographers and enthusiasts to discover why There’s Nothing Like Australia together with Samsung.” Said Karyn Kent, Regional General Manager Southeast Asia and The Gulf, Tourism Australia. “The opportunities for photography in Australia are as diverse and exciting as the country itself. Whether it is adventure, nature, fresh produce, art and culture, or city sights, photographers will have no lack of interesting and captivating subjects to explore and capture.”
For more info on how to join Samsung’s Discover Australia photo contest, visit https://www.smartphotography.asia/nxtraveller.