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
midnight
  Results
  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.

Awards:-
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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