Have a photo that captures the magic of bike touring?
Enter it in our contest to find a cover shot for the 2nd edition of the Bike Touring Survival Guide (due out in spring 2013). You could also win a prize!
- First Place – Your picture on the front cover + €50 in cash + a print and eBook copy of the Bike Touring Survival Guide (note: you must have a PayPal account, or a bank account based in Europe or the UK, to receive the cash prize)
- Second, Third and Fourth Place – A print and eBook copy of the Bike Touring Survival Guide + plus a DVD copy of the bike touring film Janapar.
A selection of the best entries will also be featured in an upcoming edition of BicycleTraveler magazine.
How To Enter:
The Small Print:
Send us an email and we’ll answer as quickly as possible.
As the authors of the Bike Touring Survival Guide, we’ll pick our 10 favourite contest entries. From that shortlist, two notable bike touring photographers will help pick the winner. They are:
Paul Jeurissen – A freelance photographer specialized in bicycle photography, Paul’s images have been featured in international publications. He’s also published a free book of tips for Bicycle Touring Photography. Learn more about Paul on his website, PaulJeurissen.nl.
Amaya Williams – Together with her husband Eric, Amaya has cycled 90,000km through almost 80 countries. Amaya has taken some beautiful photographs of their journey. She shares these images, along with stories from the road, on the World Biking website.
What makes a good cover photo?
We’re looking for a picture that sums up everything wonderful about bicycle travel. The winning image should inspire people to run out the front door and jump on their bicycles. A good cover shot should also be:
For more photo tips, download Paul Jeurissen’s free book: Bicycle Touring Photography.