Details of each of the prize items are described below. For more information on how the prize packages are grouped and distributed to winners, please see the competition rules and regulations.


Lowepro Apex 140 AW Photo/Video Bag (Approximate value: $84.95)

Lightweight, rugged and designed to withstand the elements, Apex AW bags offer a convenient, single-compartment design for outdoor, travel and adventure photographers. Adjustable, padded dividers makes it easy to customize and protect gear. Built-in microfiber cloth helps protect LCD screen from dust and scratches. Built-in memory card pocket keep spare memory close at hand. Molded, rubber bumper provides additional protection. SlipLock™ attachment loops expand carrying capacity. Adjustable shoulder strap, padded grab handle and belt loop offer multiple carrying options. Patented, built-in All Weather AW Cover™ protects gear from the elements.

Lowepro Munich 30 Camera Pouch (Approximate value: $24)

Munich pouches offer sleek, slim and sporty protection for compact cameras and video cameras. Durable outer materials embedded with impact-resistant PE board serve to safeguard your gear from abrasion. Reinforced padding provides impact-resistant protection while soft, brushed tricot lining protects LCD screen and lens from scratches. Interior slash pocket provides storage for memory card, ID or credit card. Built-in belt loop allows pouch to be worn at waist or on a strap. Adjustable and detachable shoulder strap offers additional carrying option.

Polar Continental Shelf Program prize pack (Approximate value: $40)

This prize pack contains a backpack, ball cap, toque and circumpolar map.

Canadian Geographic

One-year subscription (SRP $30)

Category winners, runners-up and honourable mentions will receive one-year subscriptions to Canadian Geographic.

Atlas of Canada (SRP $49.95)

An authoritative and prestigious new atlas that records Canada today, looks back into its history and takes a glimpse toward tomorrow. In this atlas, you will find outstanding reference maps of Canada, detailed pages including contributions from Canadian luminaries on many aspects of the country from its geology to its industry, award-winning photography, historical maps, satellite images and extended descriptions of all the provinces and territories.

Biggest and Best of Canada: 1000 Facts and Figures (SRP $24.95)

In this unique encyclopedia about Canada 1,000 fascinating facts, figures and feats portray a country that offers an abundance of natural and manmade attractions that will make Canadians proud and leave visitors amazed.

Canada for Kids: 1000 Awesome Facts (SRP $17.95)

In this patriotic celebration of Canada's superlatives, complete with 300 color photographs, kids are presented with thousands of unique facts, figures and feats that make the country unique.