Nikon Assignment: Playing with Water


To help you get the most out of another sweltering Australian summer, we’re launching our brand-new Nikon Assignment: Playing with Water.

From yabby-filled creeks and secret swimming holes – to stormy seas and haunting waterfalls, let’s celebrate the very thing that Australian life revolves around: water.

The brief

SNAP – Take a water-inspired photograph
GRAM – Post your image on Instagram
TAG – Add the hashtag #NikonAssignment and tag @NikonAustralia
FOLLOW – Follow @NikonAustralia on Instagram

The prize

Three lucky photographers will each receive a brand new waterproof COOLPIX W300 camera, plus a Nikon waterproof backpack.

COOLPIX W300Nikon waterproof bag

W300 key features

    • 16-MP backside illuminated CMOS sensor
    • 5x optical zoom NIKKOR lens with Hybrid VR
    • 4K UHD/30p
    • Waterproof to 30m
    • Freezeproof to -10°C
    • Shockproof from 2.4m
    • Dustproof

Who can enter

You must be an Australian resident, however, your image can be taken on any kind of camera and lens combination.

Competition dates

The competition will run from 9:00am (AEDT) Thursday, February 1, 2018 to 11:59pm (AEDT) Wednesday, February 28, 2018.

Creative inspiration


  • Only one entry per photographer permitted.
  • Your Instagram account must be set to public.
  • Image must be your own original content.
  • By entering, you agree to let Nikon Australia use your image on social media at a future date. Any images used will be credited.

View the Terms & Conditions