Amateur Photographer of the Year 2018

Amateur Photographer magazine invites amateur photographers from around the world to enter its annual competition and the chance to win the title of ‘Amateur Photographer of the Year 2018’.

Henrik Spranz

Congratulations to the Grand Prize Winner of APOY 2018

Neil Burnell

Amateur Photographer of the Year 2018

Best of British Expert 7th place, Crowd Top 10%

Fur and Feathers Expert Commended, Crowd Top 25%

Mono Culture Crowd 6th place

Close Encounters Expert Commended, Crowd Top 25%

Persons of Interest Expert 2nd place, Crowd Top 10%

Town and Country Crowd 9th place

World in Motion Expert Commended, Crowd 4th place

Traveller's Tales Expert 6th place, Crowd 5th place

APOY 2018 Runners up

Congratulations also goes to the runners up and to all the category winners. For more details visit the APOY website.

Marco Tagliarino

Second place

Simon Hadleigh-Sparks

Third place

APOY 2018 category winners

Over £10,000 worth of SIGMA camera kit to win

Over £10,000 worth of SIGMA camera kit to win

Free entry for Amateur Photographer Magazine readers

Free entry for Amateur Photographer Magazine readers

Eight rounds to enter throughout the year

Eight rounds to enter throughout the year

Best result in each round counting to your overall score

Best result in each round counting to your overall score

Judging panel

All images submitted to APOY 2018 will be reviewed by a panel of photography experts from Amateur Photographer magazine.

Nigel Atherton

Nigel Atherton

Tracy Calder

Tracy Calder

Hollie Latham Hucker

Hollie Latham Hucker

Geoff Harris

Geoff Harris

Andrew Sydenham

Andrew Sydenham

Win the title of Amateur Photographer of the Year 2018

The overall winner is decided by results across all 8 rounds. Only your best judged result in each round will count to your overall score. Good luck!

More about the awards

Over £10,000 of prizes

Win the title of Amateur Photographer of the Year 2018 and other fantastic prizes courtesy of Sigma and Amateur Photographer magazine.

in association with

SIGMA’s mission is to provide exceptional products at an affordable price and are again offering a wonderful array of prizes to the winners of this year's Amateur Photographer of the Year competition.

Keep up to date with APOY 2018

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