Sigma D-Photo Amateur Photographer of the Year competition is now open

sigma apoty We're pleased to announce the Sigma D-Photo Amateur Photographer of the Year competition is now open for entries.

This competition is New Zealand's premier amateur photography competition, and is the largest of its kind in the country to provide amateur photographers the chance to showcase their talent and compete for amazing prizes.

This year's categories include Monochrome, Nature, Creative, Junior (for 16–24-year-olds), Landscape, Travel, and People. 

With each year the competition gains more and more interaction — last year alone there were 5000-plus incredible entries into the competition. There has also been great support from the category sponsors including Sigma, White Studios (Creative), UCOL (Junior), ProGear (Landscape), Ilford (Monochrome), Vanguard (Nature), Profoto (People), and Momento (Travel).

The outstanding prize pool will be announced soon, so keep an eye on dphoto.co.nz and D-Photo Issue No. 66 for more details.

All you need to do to submit your image/s is visit dphoto.co.nz/apoty and fill out the form and upload your image. All entries will be shown in the category galleries, which you can explore from the competition entry page. Full terms and conditions can be found here.