Muse Perusal: explore the latest submissions to the Sigma D-Photo Amateur Photographer of the Year competition

The 2016 Sigma D-Photo Amateur Photographer of the Year (APOTY) competition continues to see incredible talent in all of the galleries. Every time we check we are stunned at the number of new entries and how beautiful they are. Throughout the duration of the competition, we'll be showcasing an image from each category for you to peruse and be inspired by. Explore this week's picks here:

Aerial, sponsored by DJI Drones

Natasha Smyser

Creative, sponsored by White Studios

Benny Tan

Junior, sponsored by Universal College of Learning (UCOL)

Georgia Bond

Landscape, sponsored by Progear

Steve Harper

Macro, sponsored by Tamron Lenses

Sarah Harris

Monochrome, sponsored by Ilford Paper

David Willing

Nature, sponsored by Vanguard

Eileen-Rita Folwell

People, sponsored by Profoto

Hilary Lakeman

Travel, sponsored by Nikon

John Carlyle

Get your photographs at the ready and head to the 2016 Sigma D-Photo Amateur Photographer of the Year page and start entering!