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SIGMA sd Quattro wins the IF Gold Award

Once again SIGMA has been confirmed for its top camera design as the Japanese company was awarded the iF Design Award 2017 for its mirrorless sd Quattro digital camera. In 1953 the predecessor of the iF whose abbreviations means Industrie Forum, was founded as Die gute Industrieform in the German city of Hanover. Under the ...

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SIGMA Photo Safari update

Hey guys, A couple of weeks ago I already told you about the annual lottery organized by SIGMA where one participant’s ticket for the SIGMA Photo Safari is drawn. At this safari the participants get the chance to take some impressive wildlife photos every day with high quality photographic equipment that will be rented. In ...

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Even in 2017 it’s time again for a SIGMA Photo Safari

Even this year SIGMA continues its tradition and raffles one participant’s ticket for a fantastic Photo Safari. There the participants will get the chance of taking unforgettable photos of diverse impressive animals in the wild every day with a high-quality lens which is rented especially for this event. In the past few years the destinations ...

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APOY 2016 – Penny Halsall is the winner

I’m a big fan of all kinds of photo awards and competitions and I’m always looking forward to the moment they announce the winner. There is more than one reason for my enthusiasm, but one of the main reasons is definitely, that thanks to these awards and competitions I keep discovering inspiring photo artists. A ...

“The polar winter feeding feast“ – stunning underwater photography

After I still felt extremely cold in my warm wool coat and with my scarf, I simply had to realize that the summer has finally said good-bye for this year. However, Norwegian photographer and scientist Audun Rikardsen has proved us with his photos of whales and other Polar Sea animals how wonderful colder areas can ...

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Up for winter, snow and fantastic landscape pictures?

Now that the days get shorter and we have to take our warm jackets out of our closets and start drinking lots of tea again, summer is definitely over. So why not start thinking about winter already? And about the chance of winning a great weekend in a fantastic scenery to take photos for your ...

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HERE ARE THE WINNERS OF THE GREENPEACE PHOTO AWARD 2016

Since the first of October the winners of the Greenpeace Photo Award 2016 have been announced. On http://www.photo-award.org 11 nominees have presented their environment-themed photo projects to the public. The audience prize, which has been voted for by more than 19,000 visitors, was finally awarded and the winner will receive an amount of 10,000 Euros. ...

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Fabulous science photography

Science can be so incredibly dry. That’s what I often thought during my studies. And I think everyone can understand what I mean. Well. This year’s competition for the best science photo, which takes place for the second time and is organized by the renowned British Royal Society, proves the opposite.  The awarded photos look ...

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“Wildlife Photographer of the Year”

The winner of the renowned photo competition “Wildlife Photographer of the Year”, which will be organized for the 52nd time this year by London’s Natural History Museum, won’t be announced before October – however, we can enjoy some pictures that have already been published! The famous award was already founded in 1965 by the BBC ...

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Weather Photographer of the Year 2016

There is a lot of talking about the weather nowadays. It's in the News, it's talked over at the breakfast table, in the office and even debated in politics. The discourse about the weather is mostly negative these days... natural disasters, climate change, rainy summers, snowless winters and so on... The Royal Meterological Society together ...