PENTAX K-30 DSLR Camera Winner

November 26, 2012 | Mark Goldstein | Competitions, PhotographyBLOG | 99 Comments |
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We’ve teamed up with PENTAX RICOH IMAGING UK LTD to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a fantastic PENTAX K-30 worth £649.99!

The lucky winner is Paula Hepburn. Congratulations!

The K-30 has been developed to help SLR beginners capture high-quality images with ease. Packed in a compact, weather-resistant, dustproof and lightweight body, the PENTAX K-30 offers a range of advanced features, including a 16 megapixel sensor, optical viewfinder offering almost 100% field of view, high-speed shooting and a full-HD movie function.

The K-30 is available in a choice of three colours: Crystal White and Crystal Blue, with brilliant, glossy finishes; and Classic Black, for a more traditional SLR look.

Terms and conditions

1. This competition closed on 15/11/2012 at 12.00 Midday GMT.

2. By entering this competition you will also be opting in to Photography Blog’s monthly e-newsletter, but you have the option to unsubscribe at any time.

3. Only one entry per person only.

4. No entries accepted from employees of Photography Blog or PENTAX RICOH IMAGING UK LTD.

5. The winner will be announced on the Photography Blog website following the closing date and contacted via email only so a valid email address required.

6. The featured prize is one PENTAX K-30 digital SLR camera.



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#1 Jurij

That woulbe a miracle ...

11:26 am - Monday, October 29, 2012

#2 Lyn Whittington

Lovely Camera would love to win this :)

11:27 am - Monday, October 29, 2012

#3 Laura Harris

Wow! My OH would love me forever for winning this! Here's hoping........!!

1:54 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#4 Alison Wakefield

Wow amazing camera

2:28 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#5 Joe Maher

Would love this camera!

2:44 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#6 Miss Rachael Boden

great comp

4:08 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#7 bill b

very nice camera would love 2 win it

4:35 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#8 judith

answer- Entry Level DSLR

5:04 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#9 susan cameron

Entry level DSLR.Mmy much prized and long saved up for current camera has just been "lost" by British Airways:the insurance won't pay out so this would e amazing.

5:08 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#10 timothy

love to win this camera to take pictures of my cool dogs .many thanks

5:10 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#11 Asif Baig

My favourite camera for take the pictures on special occasions.

5:50 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#12 Becky Morgan

I would love to win this, my old DSLR was built about 10 years ago and needs replacing urgently. The PENTAX K-30 would be fabulous and allow me to take decent photo's of my children at long last!

6:01 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#13 Raymond Evans

This would be great for me to step up my Photography

6:10 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#14 Steve Thompson

Entry Level DSLR

6:28 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#15 justine

Entry-level dslr

6:54 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#16 greyfriar

PENTAX best camera EVER

7:07 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#17 MISS KATIE BATEMAN

I would love to win this camera for my mum Maureen Bateman.

7:27 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#18 Belinda

Have entered, would love to win this gorgeous camera and start taking some fab pics!!!!

8:51 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#19 Anne Thompson

Answer is Entry-level DSLR.

9:22 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#20 Ian Price

Entry lever DSLR

10:27 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#21 gay kidson

Entry level DLSR is answer

10:51 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#22 Julie Smith

Entry level DLSR
Brillant comp, fab camera

11:17 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#23 Steven Appleton

Answer is an Entry level DLSR :O)

11:22 pm - Monday, October 29, 2012

#24 Barrie Phillips

This would take me to the next level,good luck everyone.

12:00 am - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#25 Rosie Evans

Answer is entry level DLSR

12:42 am - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#26 Dodie

If I won this, I would be able to pursue my passion....hope it meant for me...

6:40 am - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#27 Eddy Keeling

My Answer: Entry-level DSLR

8:12 am - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#28 Jake

Would love this! My last camera has broken so stuck using my phone for now. It's just not the same! Bet the Family Xmas pics would look awesome from this.

8:42 am - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#29 Graham squibb

Camer of my dreams

9:37 am - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#30 mrs susan martin

WOW! fingers crossed super prizex

11:13 am - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#31 Margaret

Answer: Entry- level DSLR

11:15 am - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#32 emma d

wow fab prize

12:27 pm - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#33 Andrew Drummond

Answer: Entry-level DSLR

Would seriously appreciate this camera for my photography in the Peak District and capturing family moments.

2:42 pm - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#34 linda mcloughlin

wow luv to take photos with this camra

3:44 pm - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#35 cecelia Allen

Answer - Entry-level DSLR

5:55 pm - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#36 Kevin Smith

Entry Level DSLR looks like a cool bit of kit

10:18 pm - Tuesday, October 30, 2012

#37 Louise Dray

My daughter would love to take photos with this camera

10:13 pm - Wednesday, October 31, 2012

#38 Audrey van Rensburg

Would love to win this, would be a fantastic step upwards from my little point-n-shoot and I'd enjoy learning and experimenting with all it's features. Fingers crossed. Good luck to all. x

11:48 am - Thursday, November 1, 2012

#39 jezza

does anyone ever win these things?

8:38 pm - Thursday, November 1, 2012

#40 Dan

saddened by the death of my old cannon compact served me for nearly 10 years, maybe if I enter enough competitions like this I can replace it. I hope I was good in a previous life and if not I promise to be better in the next one /wink

10:52 pm - Thursday, November 1, 2012

#41 sara schofield

Whoop Whoooo! What a super duper prize! ANSWER: Entry-level DSLR :D

2:21 pm - Friday, November 2, 2012

#42 Dragomir

Entry level DSLR...
Most underrated camera on the market.

4:32 pm - Friday, November 2, 2012

#43 Sarah Morris

Answer: Entry Level DSLR

9:42 pm - Friday, November 2, 2012

#44 Free iPad

To get such a fantastic digital camera for free would be amazing!

7:00 pm - Saturday, November 3, 2012

#45 Jacqui Turner

Ans is Entry-level DSLR

11:00 pm - Saturday, November 3, 2012

#46 pamela philpot

the answer is entry-level DSLR,What a fabulous christmas present for my husband.!!

10:52 am - Sunday, November 4, 2012

#47 Lynn Evans

All I want for Xmas...is a PENTAX K-30!

12:17 pm - Monday, November 5, 2012

#48 Craig Johnson

Answer: Entry-level DSLR

2:56 pm - Monday, November 5, 2012

#49 Kathryn Kelly

I WANT THIS !!!! ENTRY-LEVEL DSLR

9:26 pm - Thursday, November 8, 2012

#50 Eon

Answer:- Entry Level DSLR, I can take some great food photography, with this wonderful state or the art camera.

9:37 pm - Friday, November 9, 2012

#51 Ellen McHugh

Entry Level DSLR for me the perfect beginner, interested and wanting to create photographic masterpieces

11:28 am - Monday, November 12, 2012

#52 Mladen

currently i'm broke, but i would get great pictures with this great camera, because i love to see to world otherwise. and for me, this would be the best Gift Ever...

1:08 pm - Monday, November 12, 2012

#53 Robin Carter

entry lvl dslr

7:36 pm - Monday, November 12, 2012

#54 tracey

Entry-level DSLR would love to win this amazing camera

10:36 am - Tuesday, November 13, 2012

#55 Mike Terry

The Entry-level DSLR is a wonderful piece of kit and I would love one, there are so many superb photo opportunities to use it.

11:01 pm - Tuesday, November 13, 2012

#56 Andy Hayes

Answer- Entry Level DSLR. This would be a fantastic uograde to my current camera so here's hoping.

11:16 pm - Wednesday, November 14, 2012

#57 Caroline Johnson

Entry Level DSLR. Am really getting into nature photography and this would be brilliant for me. Gonna have all my fingers crossed so typing might get a bit untidy :)

7:07 pm - Thursday, November 15, 2012

#58 John Raftery

Anyone else getting an error when they try to click on the link to answer the question? I'm getting an error telling me "Thank you for your willingness to participate in our survey. However this study has been completed and is now closed. (SRES_014)"

10:31 pm - Thursday, November 15, 2012

#59 Steve

Why send out a great newsletter with a comp that is old and closed. V Frustrating. Perhaps an error?

8:56 am - Friday, November 16, 2012

#60 Mark Wood

This looks like a lovely camera. Would be my second ever Pentax (My first was an ME Super).

10:52 am - Friday, November 16, 2012

#61 gaynor davies

amazing camera would love to wn this

5:57 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#62 Shirley Giles

Answer: Entry-level DSLR

Thanks for the giveaway x

5:58 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#63 mbarker

Wow just what I need to go up the amazon

5:59 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#64 mark

answer: entry level DSLR.
awesome luking camera, link didn't work so not sure if comp still on.

6:00 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#65 oksana s

Answer- Entry-level DSLR

6:31 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#66 Marco Di Giuliomaria

Answer: Entry-level DSLR

6:36 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#67 HELEN STICKLAND

answer: entry level DSLR
would be a fab gift for my dad

6:44 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#68 Ben Goodwin

Answer: ntry-level DSLR

6:45 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#69 Alison Hill

Entry level - DSLR, Nice win for some lucky person

6:48 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#70 Bob

My answer is ' Entry level DSLR'

7:04 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#71 Tricia Thompson

Answer is Entry level DSLR. What a wonderful prize

7:10 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#72 David Carroll

Entry Level DSR

7:28 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#73 susan

answer- Entry-level DSLR

what a lovely prize

7:32 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#74 Catherine Warburton

Answer; Entry level DSR.

9:04 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#75 antony beswick

Entry level DSLR

10:54 pm - Saturday, November 17, 2012

#76 Michelle Leon

Entry Level DSLR

Would love to win this :)

12:05 am - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#77 Haley Redshaw

OMG Would love to win this amazing camera x

12:11 am - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#78 Kirsty Caffrey

Answer - Entry-Level DSLR

Amazing camera x

1:03 am - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#79 Susie Betts

Answer --- Entry-Level DSLR

Fingers crossed!

1:25 am - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#80 Liz Pearson

Answer: Entry Level DSLR

What a super competition prize

2:22 am - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#81 tracey

Answer --- Entry-Level DSLR

10:59 am - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#82 Becky

Answer - Entry-Level DSLR

I would love this prize!

11:21 am - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#83 Tina Lockett

Entry-level DSLR perfect for a novice like me

11:29 am - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#84 Carol Rowley

Answer = Entry-level DSLR

11:49 am - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#85 Barbara daniels

oh love this!!!!!!

12:31 pm - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#86 Tom Payne

Entry-level DSLR :)

12:41 pm - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#87 helenthemadex

would love to win this

3:36 pm - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#88 helenthemadex

answer; Entry level DSLR

3:38 pm - Sunday, November 18, 2012

#89 silvia

answer- Entry-level DSLR

i love the prize!

11:05 pm - Monday, November 19, 2012

#90 Daca

...I couldn't participate...Why? It isn't 26/11/2012 yet?

Terms and conditions

1. This competition closes on 26/11/2012 at 12.00 Midday GMT.

And I received this... Information Thank you for your willingness to participate in our survey. However this study has been completed and is now closed. (SRES_014)

6:02 pm - Tuesday, November 20, 2012

#91 elaine

i get the same as the person who commented above me

but i'm guessing that the answer is Entry Level DSLR
since that is what everyone else is typing, lol

7:38 pm - Wednesday, November 21, 2012

#92 Karla

:) let's see what happens, I would like to win.

5:14 pm - Thursday, November 22, 2012

#93 Mary Williams

I would love to win this! Thanks so much for the chance!

1:10 am - Sunday, November 25, 2012

#94 John Hurst

Entry-level DSLR camera

1:49 am - Monday, November 26, 2012

#95 John Hurst

digital SLR camers

1:52 am - Monday, November 26, 2012

#96 Asif Baig

I love a PENTAX K-30 DSLR Camera!

11:02 am - Monday, November 26, 2012

#97 ezilop

Are You all really beleive you win something?
I wonder if it could be truth...

3:13 pm - Monday, November 26, 2012

#98 Dan

Congratulation Paula, have to say I am very jealous!

10:32 pm - Monday, November 26, 2012

#99 Eric Ouellet

It would be nice to see the country of the winner to see if only UK people could win...

4:30 pm - Wednesday, November 28, 2012