SmugMug Pro Account Giveaway!

March 24th, 2011 by Matt Dennison

thumb_smugmug-pro_280x170-1We’ve teamed up with leading photo hosting and sharing provider, SmugMug, to bring you another great giveaway!  Win a SmugMug Pro Account for a year—a $150 value—in this new contest.  We’re sold on SmugMug, especially their Pro Level. Their Pro level membership lets you proof, archive and sell your photos online. You get gorgeous galleries, full pricing control, unlimited photo and video uploads, full customization options and tools to protect your photos.

We have three easy ways to win, and each counts as an entry!

  1. Like SmugMug on Facebook.
  2. Like OPG on Facebook.
  3. Leave a comment below on this blog article that you’d like to win.

We’ll pick the winners by random drawing on Friday April 1 (no fooling!) and notify the winners by email.

Good luck and thanks to our pals at SmugMug!

Why SmugMug Pro Video Transcript

Chris Macaskill: Our passion for photography goes beyond just sharing them online because it’s our passion and our life and our legacy. How do we deliver our client’s perspective of the world?

Don Macaskill: How do we deliver the best photo sharing experience to our customers?

Chris Macaskill: How do we give them what they need? Those are the questions we’ve been asking ourselves since the beginning.

Don Macaskill: They are the questions that drive our business, that drive our product.

Sam Nichols: What we have done is it allows photographers and artists to show the world how awesome their stuff is.

Dale Federighi: Photography in and of itself represents a person’s view of the world.

Michael Soo: I am a photographer because I have to be.

John Harrison: Being able to capture the essence of these fantastic places that I’m at.

Brian Strong: We deliver the complete solution to help them manage their world.

John Harrison: And if no one sees them, then what’s the point? And the way that SmugMug has helped me establish my presence, I wouldn’t be where I’m at today.

Larry Abitbol: There’s a lot of great things working at SmugMug, but one of the greatest is their continuous new product development.

Dale Federighi: We have a really rich feature set that a lot of pros simply want to use and know will benefit them.

Sam Nichols: We make things cool.

John Harrison: Whether it’s a small thumbnail or a gigantic panorama, it looks beautiful.

Michael Soo: It can be customized It can be integrated It’s a no- brainer.

Man: I’ve used SmugMug in general as really a group of photo geeks.

Chris Macaskill: Our passion for photography goes beyond just sharing them online.

Brian Strong: 90% of this company are photographers.

Chris Macaskill: We can understand why they’re passionate about a feature, why they want it to wok one way or the other.

Don Macaskill: It really helps mold a product that pros really love and want to use.

Chris Macaskill: Because we are photographers.

Don Macaskill: It’s how we’ve grown the feature set. It’s how we’ve innovated and extended the product.

Stephanie Theune: We listen to all of our customers. What you actually say comes in and we hear it, and we hope to react.

Don Macaskill: So, we went out and got the best print lab we could find after lots of testing. Bay Photo, which I think is the best professional print lab in the world.

Larry Abitbol: We’re proud to be providing the professional print services for SmugMug.

Chris Macaskill: The quality of the craftsmanship is like no lab I’ve ever seen in the world.

Don Macaskill: SmugMug is a different kind of company. We built it that way from day one.

Dale Federighi: I love the company.

Sam Nichols: This is beyond a full-time job for me.

Stephanie Theune: It’s not just a job for any of us.

Man: We’ve got my wife, who’s the chef, who cooks awesome lunches.

Man: We eat together. We play together.

Man: Everybody who starts in the company gets their face painted.

Man: I’ve never felt so a part of a team and a family.

Frederique Dame: It’s just a very energizing environment where everyone is really living their passion.

Michael Soo: What SmugMug does is they deliver my love and my life and my passion.

John Harrison: SmugMug really helps me deliver my perspective of the world.

Frederique Dame: It’s more than a company, and I am very grateful to be part of this.

Chris Macaskill: SmugMug is a company where we just followed our passion for photography, and we wanted to make the biggest, most beautiful galleries for your photos and videos that you could find anywhere on the net, and that’s what we’ve done.



The Outdoor Photo Gear Blog is an outdoor photographer's resource for photo and camera tips about photography in nature, wildlife and other outdoor settings. Throughout the blog you'll find great articles on composition, lighting, general photography and imaging techniques used by professional photographers.

The Outdoor Photo Gear Store sells great photography equipment and accessories for the wildlife, landscape, and nature photographers. If you haven't visited The Outdoor Photo Gear Store to see all great camera and flash accessories for the avid outdoor photographer, you should check out all the great gear we offer.

137 Responses to “SmugMug Pro Account Giveaway!”

  1. Adam says:

    A free year of SmugMug would be great!

  2. Abel Sanchez says:

    I would love to win the pro account. Really need it. Thanks for the chance.

  3. Peter Kasbergen says:

    Well, what can I say. I love SmugMug. I love shooting outdoors. So YES I would like to win!

  4. Jeff says:

    Chance at a free year of SM-Pro. Yes Please!

  5. Chris says:

    I like this blog. One year of pro account would be great.

  6. Rika Boyd says:

    I LOVE SmugMug and use them for my portrait galleries and I would LOVE to win a free year!! Thank you for the chance:)

  7. The Sarah says:

    would love a free year!

  8. Scott A. Miller says:

    A free year subscription would sure help out..

  9. Iwan says:

    I’m up for renewal on my pro account, and would to use it for another year.. and this year for free!

  10. Brian says:

    I would really like to win a year of SmugMug Pro. It would really help get my photography business going.

  11. heidi melcher says:

    Id LOVE to win !

  12. roamingcameragnome says:

    I am just getting things up and going and this would be great way to start off…thanks for the chance to win.

  13. Double_K says:

    I’d like to win…PLEASE!

  14. Jeff says:

    I would love a free year! Won’t be facebooking you though, as I do not facebook.

  15. Al Quackenbush says:

    I’d love to win!

  16. Travis says:

    SmugMug is great! I’d like to win a free year of SmugMug Pro!

  17. Travis says:

    SmugMug is great! I’d like to win a free year of SmugMug Pro

  18. Aharon says:

    I love me my SmugMug Pro service :D

  19. juice says:

    Yes, a year of Smugmug Pro for an overseas subscriber would be fine indeed…

  20. E.B. West says:

    Power user now…sure would like o win a Pro account.

  21. Pam Rutter says:

    I wanna win! I wanna win! I love Smugmug and being able to upgrade to a Pro account would be awesome!

  22. Scott Miller says:

    Would love to win beyond mere alphanumeric characters on an flat panel visual aid can describe!

  23. Randy Bayne says:

    I’d like to win. Planning on signing up for a Pro account anyway.

  24. Joe says:

    I would love to win a year of pro, I’m a power user now, and looking to go pro.

  25. Reymond Padriga says:

    It’s my chance to win a smugmug pro account. It is a big asset for a photographer to have a good portfolio.And smugmug is the best showing off my portfolio. Hope to win.

  26. Terry says:

    I too could use the SmugMug account.

  27. Karl says:

    Ooh ooh, pick me! I want to win a year of SmugMug Pro. They sure help me out!

  28. ted says:

    I wanna win!

  29. landon says:

    I would love to win!

  30. Aluisius Sudiarto says:

    I have been using SmugMug for over two years and upgraded to the pro account a few weeks ago. A year of free SmugMug Pro would be a great treat for me.

  31. Sherman Lee says:


  32. Nikolas Kyramarios says:

    I would love SmugMug account too !

  33. Josh says:

    Free year? Neat-o complete-o.

  34. JSturr says:

    Winning !!!

  35. Arnold Dubin says:

    I have been using for the last several years and find it terrific asset for what I’m doing. I also recommended to 6 people who are also using it and are very happy with this application.

  36. Matt says:

    I’d like to win a SmugMug Pro account!

  37. Paul Drake says:

    A pro account would be great!

  38. Ken says:

    Would love to integrate SmugMug into my new website/blog!

  39. Dennis Esler says:

    A year of smugmug would make my day, er month, er year !

  40. David says:

    I am a Power Smugmug user and would love to win a Pro account.

  41. Tami says:

    Please pick me! I’d love to win. :)

  42. Jose says:

    This would be a fantastic upgrade of what I already post online. Thanks for this giveaway! Smug Mug is awesome! I would LOVE to win this! :)

  43. ART SCOTT - WICHITA KS says:

    OMG who wouldn’t wanna win…..I know I could use a free year of Smuggy Pro!!!!

  44. Dave N. says:

    My wife and I started our business last year using a Pro SmugMug account, and could use another year!

  45. Cheryl says:

    I love SmugMug — have been a user for years now. The forums are great too — if you don’t read them or use them — you are missing out on some great information. But sure would like to get a free year!

  46. Jamie says:

    Very cool! This would be extremely valuable for my photography!

  47. BabetteKD says:

    I tried SmugMug after their offer they made to Flickr users, and I actually enjoyed it a lot. Unfortunately I discovered this after paying for a new year of Flickr. ):

  48. Cheryl says:

    Love my SmugMug account! Have been a user for years. Great place to post my pictures and also a wonderful place to get information from the forums! But getting a free year would be AWESOME!!!!!!!

  49. Laura says:

    I would LOVE to win!!

Leave a Comment