Lightapalooza 2013

Gear up for a lighting celebration like none other. Westcott’s team is proud to announce the launch of Lightapalooza 2013, an exciting year-long promotion for all lighting fanatics, creatives and photo enthusiasts. There’ll be giveaways galore featuring weekly contests, hundreds of prizes and one jaw-dropping Grand Prize valued over $15,000!

This collaborative contest aims to inform and inspire photographers about proper lighting techniques to take their skills and creations to the next level. Team Westcott and friends want to reverse stereotypes that lighting and green screen are a challenge through a variety of video tips, real deal reviews and social media.

Here’s how it works:

There will be weekly tips, reviews and contests of all sorts. Watch and enter these.

  • Top Pro Lighting Tips — From studio to strobist, get the most from your gear.
  • Illusions Green Screen Tips — Learn how to impress everyone with creative creations using green screen.
  • Just the Basics — Stop snapping pics and start capturing photographs using simple and effective lighting techniques.
  • Real Deal Reviews — We truly value our customers’ opinions on our products. Hearing your ideas and suggestions helps us truly make better products and innovations. We also feel it’s helpful to the lighting community to hear product reviews from real people so that you can make the best buying decision for your needs. Therefore, we dedicate this Real Deal Reviews to our customers and hope you find it useful


Throughout the year, weekly prizes will be awarded along with 200 individual Golden Tickets. Then on December 31, 2013, each Golden Ticket will be entered into the Grand Prize drawing where one Westcott fan’s life will be changed forever.

Join the challenge by subscribing to the contest feeds on Facebook, Twitter, email or Westcott’s website. Be sure to enter weekly for a chance to win prizes and a Golden Ticket.

Grand Prize Sponsors:

Adobe - One Year Creative Cloud Click in Moms - Lifetime membership - $195 Lens Pro to Go - $500 Gift Card NAPP - Annual Subscription, PSW Passes, Educational Materials Super Digital City - Ice Light - $600 Henry\'s Photo Video Digital - $500 Gift Card SanDisk - $500 Prize ThinkTank Photo - $415 Airport Security™ V 2.0 Rolling Camera Bag Prize

Weekly Prize Sponsors:

Erin Manning Photography Cardinal Camera - 4 Prizes Hernan Rodriquez - Signed Book Joe Farace - Educational Books Pro Studio - 4 Prizes Super Digital City - 3 Prizes Midwest Photo Exchange MCP Actions