Canon to culminate PhotoMarathon with National leg on November 8



Following the Canon PhotoMarathon University leg held in De La Salle University last October 18, Canon Marketing Philippines, Inc. will be holding the National leg of the much-awaited photo marathon in the country on November 8, 2014 at the Bonifacio High Street. This culmination is a celebration of the passion and eye for art that Filipinos of all walks of life possess.

Canon PhotoMarathon

An on-the-spot photography competition, the Canon PhotoMarathon is aimed at raising the participants’ creative competence. Participants are allowed to freely capture anything on the venue, given they follow a theme, and be able to compete efficiently under time pressure.

“We are looking forward to unleashing the potential of our participants. Whether hobbyists or professionals, we are highly encouraging more people to join and challenge themselves and realize how far their creativity can take them,” said Bong Serevo, vice president of Canon Marketing Philippines

For the National leg of the Canon Photomarathon, the brand is inviting photo enthusiasts and professionals to join one of the country’s biggest photography competitions. Over three thousand participants are expected to join. The Photo Marathon will begin at 8 am.

The photo entries will be judged by the Canon Crusaders of Light. The grand prize for the Point & Shoot category include a Canon EOS 700D, a dual arm foto crane from Steady Tracker, a Black Rapid camera strap, a Transcend 32GB Wi-Fi SD Card, and an international roundtrip ticket (for one) from Cebu Pacific.

The grand prize winner of the Cameras with Interchangeable lens category will be taking home a Canon EOS &D Mark II (first in the Philippines), a dual arm foto crane from Stady Tracker, a BlackRapid camera strap, a Transcend 1TB Wi-Fi SD Card, and an international roundtrip ticket (for one) from Cebu Pacific.

Canon Special Sale

Canon will also be holding a special sale in Bonifacio High Street from November 7 to 9. Customers can avail of special treats from Canon, which includes Sodexo GCs worth PHP 3,000, a free photo book, and other exciting deals on select Canon products.

For more information and updates about the Canon PhotoMarathon, visit or follow Canon on Facebook.