Deadline: depend on category (last deadline is 25 November 2011)
Open to: amateur photographers all around the world
Award: over 25 000£ in prizes to be won
Amateur Photographer of the Year 2011 is organized in association with Canon. Round one launched this week, Shooting trees, where the first-prize winner will receive a fantastic Canon EOS 60D with EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS lens. Whether you are a regular APOY entrant or have never entered before, now is your chance to submit an image and see if you can win one of Canon’s flagship cameras. About
Organizers are looking for original, imaginative and technically well-executed images that explore the theme in an exciting way. Included, there is a table outlining the themes for each round, plus the closing dates and the issues in which the results will appear. In the first issue and online every month will be published a brief explaining the criteria for that round.