Lorenz Holder

Canon Ambassador


Make a splash

The Canon Water Challenge is for creative minds who want to have fun and try something new.
Take on the brief set by Canon Ambassador Lorenz Holder for a chance to win a Canon R10 Kit worth over €1.000, on top you have the chance to win a trip to Istanbul and take part on an exclusive photography workshop mentored by Lorenz Holder himself.

And the winners of the Canon Water Challenge are…

1. Virabyan Sargis
2. Tamar Grigolishvili
3. Ismayil Akberli

1. Virabyan Sargis

2. Tamar Grigolishvili


3. Ismayil Akberli


Capture your image with water

Watch Canon Ambassador Lorenz Holder as they reveal this year's challenge: Make a splash. Take your image with the liquid element, water, and it's infinite creative possibilities.

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Lorenz Holder

Multi Red Bull Illume award-winning photographer, Lorenz, based in Freising, Germany, specialises in images of action sports combined with landscape and architectural photography.


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The Prize

Here is what you could win

Win the Canon Water Challenge and you will walk away with an EOS R10 and RF-S 18-45mm 4.5/6.3 IS STM bundle. Further you will win an exclusive trip to Istanbul and deep dive into the world of photography with a personal mentoring session of Lorenz Holder himself.

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The Rules

The things you need to check before submitting

The image should reflect the challenge, this means capturing water in any form, with or without human subjects. It’s about sharing a story related to water. Your winning shot will need to be creative, impactful and meaningful. Further, the image must not be heavily edited or manipulated. Lastly, have fun in creating.

Explore the Kit

  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS R10

    Take your next steps in photography and video with a mirrorless EOS R System camera built around an APS-C sized sensor.
  • RF-S Lenses

    RF-S 18-45mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

    A standard APS-C zoom lens for the EOS R-series that’s perfect for everyday situations such as family, lifestyle, portraits and holidays.
  • Capture Water with

  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS R10

    Take your next steps in photography and video with a mirrorless EOS R System camera built around an APS-C sized sensor.
  • DSLR Cameras

    EOS 250D

    The world’s lightest DSLR with movable screen1, featuring Canon DIGIC 8, 4K movie and Creative Assist.
  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS M50 Mark II

    Create great-quality content for your audience and add your own creative flair – whether it’s photos, videos or live stream
  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS M200

    A blend of DSLR quality and smartphone convenience in a smart, go-anywhere body. Great photography has never been easier or more fun.
  • Compact Digital

    PowerShot G7 X Mark III

    A connected camera that captures superb video and photos that your followers will love.
  • Print Water with

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    Home Printers

    PIXMA G540

    Single function printer with six refillable dye-based ink tanks, for high quality photo printing with the ability to produce high volumes at extremely low cost.
  • Home Printers


    Treasure your special memories as beautifully crafted prints that you can make anywhere, wirelessly.
  • Get inspired