Amateur Photographer of the Year 2016

Photographer of the year

This competition is open to bona fide amateur photographers and students only. That is, entrants should not earn more than 10% of their total annual income OR £5,000 annually from photography.
There is no age limit for entering, and international entries will be accepted.
The contest is divided into eight monthly rounds.

  Theme    Synopsis   Announced   Closes
  1. Sense of Doubt    Abstract Images   5 Mar   27 Mar   30 Apr
  2. Width of a Circle    Creative Wideangle   2 Apr   1 May   28 May
  3. Soul Love    Portraiture   7 May   29 May   25 June
  4. Scary Monster    Wildlife at Home and Abroad   4 June   26 June   30 July
  5. Little Wonder    Macro (insects/flowers/plants)   2 Jul   31 Jul   27 Aug
  6. A Small Plot of Land    Landscapes and Cityscapes   6 Aug   28 Aug   24 Sept
  7. Big Brother    Street Photography   3 Sept   25 Sept   29 Oct
  8. Blackout    Black & White   1 Oct   30 Oct   26 Nov

Entrants should submit only one image per round.

Prizes are awarded to the first-placed entrants for each round. Winners will receive Sigma lenses, cameras and accessories, worth a total each month of around £1,000.
The overall winner will receive Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art (£799.99), Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art (£849.99) and Sigma 105mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM Macro (£649.99) lenses worth more than £2,000.

Deadline:- 30-10-2016

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