Author Archive: Simon Pollock

Based in Melbourne, Australia, Simon manages social media for www.thinktankphoto.com You can find out more about Simon here - http://about.me/gtvone

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Could you do it?

Could you do it?

| November 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Some of you may have watched out “About A Photograph” series of videos – We’re eleven short films in now and we’ve covered topics from sport, nature and fine art to photojournalism. Photograph © David Burnett Looking back through some of these short films, I thought to myself “Could I do that? Could I get […]

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Fantastic Bag Friday at PhotoPlus 2013!

Fantastic Bag Friday at PhotoPlus 2013!

| October 26, 2013 | 19 Comments

THIS COMP NOW CLOSED Winners; WINNER! @francis0923 for “Fantastic Bag Friday” Please email simon @ thinktankphoto.com Congrats!  WINNER! @mickeywelsh for “Fantastic Bag Friday” Please email simon @ thinktankphoto.com Congrats!   It’s Fantastic Bag Friday at PhotoPlus Expo! We’re giving away TWO camera bags to two winners – their choice from our CityWalker or Retrospective range! […]

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Hoodman and thinkTank – Your best guess!

Hoodman and thinkTank – Your best guess!

| October 17, 2013

THIS PROMOTION IS NOW CLOSED! THANKS EVERYONE FOR PLAYING!   Our winner is Kaj who has been notified via email!    Howdy sports fans! So, in the run up to PhotoPlus this year, we thought we’d join forces with our friends at HoodmanUSA and offer you a snazzy little guessing game! It’s very basic and […]

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About A Photograph with Dave Burnett

About A Photograph with Dave Burnett

| October 2, 2013 | 1 Comment

This week our short film “About A Photograph” is with David Burnett. You can see all the films in the series HERE. Dave talks to us about his photograph of Daniel Cespedes, arrested by the Chile junta. If you would like to know more – there’s an article on this website; bit.ly/1840CrX David Burnett has been […]

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WHERE would I be without YOU

WHERE would I be without YOU

| September 6, 2013 | 152 Comments

THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW CLOSED – CONGRATS TO CHRIS AND THANKS TO ALL OF YOU THAT ENTERED!   As some of you will know, we launched the new “MY 2ND BRAIN” line of Apple® specific laptop and tablet cases as well as the PowerHouse accessories. We’ve been thinking long and hard about what best goes with […]

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thinkTankPhoto TurnStyle – Tips

thinkTankPhoto TurnStyle – Tips

| August 30, 2013 | 3 Comments

Hello! Here’s a helpful tip for all of you new TurnStylers! We received a question in via our TurnStyle video about the Y-Buckle coming undone either intentionally or by accident and the bag heading ungracefully towards the ground as a result. There is a really simple way to avoid this happening and I thought I’d pop […]

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It’s a Hard Case!

It’s a Hard Case!

| August 15, 2013 | 607 Comments

You may have read our recent article on travelling with camera gear recently? Well, there’s another option if you’re on planes a lot, and today we’re going to help one of you out and give away a great little package of gear! Our Italian distributors also happen to be the manufacturer of HPRC - advanced hard cases. […]

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Travelling with camera gear…

Travelling with camera gear…

| July 10, 2013 | 9 Comments

Hands up those of you that have been on holidays with camera gear? A few, good… Now, those of you that have travelled incident free? That’s an Airport TakeOff in an Embraer 190 (Virgin Australia) just FYI…  If you’re a working photographer, travelling with a decent amount of kit – for example, one of our […]

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City Walking – Week two winners

City Walking – Week two winners

| June 30, 2013 | 2 Comments

Congrats to our week two “City Walking” winners. Sean Ryan, Wil & Sharon and Tim Perdue – Congrats! Please choose a City Walker of your choice / colour and email me with your delivery details!  

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City Walking – Week Two!

City Walking – Week Two!

| June 21, 2013 | 56 Comments

We had a great, fun first week with our photo competition “City Walking” – Winners here Tweet We’re going to change the rules a little bit this time – it is going to make it a little bit more tricky for you, but we want you to be thinking about your photography and getting something […]

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