March 31, 2017

SIGMA UK continues to sponsor the APOY2017 Awards

Author: Jennifer Lister

Sigma Imaging (UK) Ltd. is proud to sponsor the Amateur Photographer of the Year competition for 2017 and will be providing some fabulous prizes for each of the categories. See below for more details.   Continue reading

February 22, 2017

Winner SIGMA sd Quattro H and 24-35mm F2 DG HSM | Art lens selected

Author: Jennifer Lister

Congratulations to Les Johnstone of Cumbernauld for being selected the winner of the SIGMA sd Quattro H and 24-35mm F2 DG HSM Art  competition plus weekend’s tuition with Pro landscape photographer Lea Tippett.  Continue reading

December 21, 2016

APOY2016 Final Results

Author: Jennifer Lister

APOY2016FINALCongratulations to Penny Halsall for being crowned Amateur Photographer of the year 2016. Penny entered images into all eight rounds of the competition and racked up the highest point total to walk away with the grand prize of a SIGMA 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM | Art, a SIGMA 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM | Art and a SIGMA 105mm f/2.8 MACRO EX DG OS HSM lens worth more than £2,200. Continue reading

November 23, 2016

APOY2016 Round Eight; Results

Author: Jennifer Lister

apoy2016-8thumbThe Final & 8th Round of the Amateur Photographer of the Year 2016 competition was titled “Blackout” and the winner wins a SIGMA 24-105mm F4 DG HSM | Art lens plus a SIGMA 82mm WR Circular Polarising Filter, worth £1004.97. Continue reading

October 27, 2016

APOY2016 ROUND SEVEN: Big Brother, results

Author: Jennifer Lister

apoy2016-7thumbThe seventh round of the Amateur Photographer of the Year competition for 2016 was titled “Big Brother” and the winner received a SIGMA 24-35mm F2 DG HSM | Art lens plus a SIGMA 82mm WR Ceramic Protector, total prizes worth £1054.98 Continue reading

August 26, 2016

APOY2016 Round Five: Little wonders, Results

Author: Jennifer Lister

RD5 thumbThe fifth round of the Amateur Photographer of the Year competition is titled “Little Wonders” and the winner received a SIGMA 105mm F2.8 EX DG HSM Macro lens plus a SIGMA EM-140 DG Macro Flash worth a total of £1029.98. Continue reading

August 1, 2016

APOY2016 ROUND FOUR: Wildlife, Results

Author: Jennifer Lister

apoy2016-4thumbThe fourth round of the Mateur Photographer of the year competition was titled “Scary Monsters: Wildlife & Pets” and winner received a SIGMA  150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM | C lens worth £1,199.99. Continue reading

June 23, 2016

APOY2016 ROUND THREE: Soul Love, Results

Author: Jennifer Lister

Rd3-ThumbnailThe third round of the Amateur Photographer of the year competition was titled Soul Love- Portraiture and winner received a  Sigma 85mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM lens and EF-610 DG ST electronic flash worth a total of £1,059.98. Continue reading

May 26, 2016

APOY2016 ROUND TWO: Width of Circle, Results

Author: Jennifer Lister

rd2-ln-thumbThe second round of the Amateur Photographer of the year compaetition, APOY2016, was titled ‘Width of Circle’ and the winning prize was a SIGMA dp1 QUattro and a SIGMA VF-31 Optical Viewfinder worth £1,079.98. Continue reading

April 28, 2016

APOY2016 ROUND ONE: Abstract, Results

Author: Jennifer Lister

Rd1-ThumbnailThe first round of the Amateur Photographer of the Year competition for 2016 is titled “Abstract” and the winner receives a  SIGMA 20mm f/1.4 DG HSM | Art lens and SIGMA EF-610 DG ST flashgun, together worth £1019.98. Continue reading