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24-Hour Gaffer Tape Haiku Challenge

24-Hour Gaffer Tape Haiku Challenge

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It's no secret that photographers love gaffer tape. Here's a chance to share your feelings in 17 syllables.

By Jack Howard

August 18, 2009

The prize, of course, is a 30-yard roll of gaffer tape. Share your innermost thoughts about this esteemed photographer's accessory for a chance to walk away with a fresh roll of Adorama's own gaffer tape.


Do you think you can express your fondness for gaffer tape more eloquently than TechTock's own Jack Howard did in the above verses?

Think you can you do it in the next 24 hours?

You could be awarded a 30-yard roll of Adorama gaffer tape in your choice of black, white or silver–if Adorama's Jack Howard and Mason Resnick choose your submission as the best entry in our first ever 24-hour gaffer tape Haiku challenge!

This contest is now closed. Feel free to continue to add your Haikus, but now just for fun.

Check out the winning entry and honorable mentions here!

Here's how to enter:

All entries must be submitted via the comments form at the end of this article in the following format:

Rating: Five Stars

Headline: Haiku Challenge Entry

Comment box: "Line one of Haiku / Line two of haiku goes here / Line three of Haiku"

Nickname: Your real name here.

Location: Geographic location.


The fine print: By entering a submission to this challenge you are agreeing with the posted Usage agreement and additionally affirm that your comments/entries are wholly original and do not plagiarize or infringe on any copyrighted materials. There is no limit to the number of entries per entrant, but each entry must be individually entered. We reserve the right to choose not to publish submitted entries for any reason whatsoever. Judges will select a winning Haiku from all eligible entries submitted before 3:30 PM EDT on August 19, 2009. This contest is now closed. Feel free to continue to add your Haikus, but now just for fun. The decisions of the judges are final. Winning entry and winner's name, and runner-up entries and runner-up contributors' names will be published in a follow-up post. We are not responsible for any incomplete entries or other technical issues potential contestants may have with the Reader Feedback form. Any entries that do not meet all entry criteria described here may be disqualified. Winner will be contacted by email and will be awarded a 30 yard roll of Adorama gaffer tape in winner's choice of currently in-stock colors. Award will be shipped via most economical method to winner's mailing address.


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