The International Photographic Council (IPC) has awarded its annual Hall of Fame Award to Michihiro Yamaki, the chairman and CEO of Sigma Corporation.rnrn

The International Photographic Council (IPC) has awarded its annual Hall of Fame Award to Michihiro Yamaki, the chairman and CEO of Sigma Corporation.

Mr Yamaki ? who has been Sigma?s CEO since 2005 – serves as a director of the Photographic Society of Japan and a supervisor of the Japan Camera Institute.

The IPC is a non-governmental organisation of the United Nations which honours renowned contributors to the photographic industry.

Mr Yamaki will receive his award at a ceremony to be held in New York in February.