Amateur Photographer scoops top award
October 20, 2008
Amateur Photographer (AP) magazine picked up Consumer Magazine of the Year, for the second time, at a glitzy ceremony held in central London on Friday night.
UK retailers and manufacturers voted for AP above many other publications in the annual awards hosted by weekly photographic trade magazine Pixel.
AP Editor Damien Demolder (pictured) said afterwards: ?This award underlines the standing of AP within the trade and how these business people regard the magazine in comparison to the many others we compete with every week.
?The award endorses our content, our style and our emphasis, the way we approach news, as well as the way the magazine looks, its factual accuracy and use of language.’
Pixel named the other awards winners as:
Accessory manufacturer/supplier of the year – HAMA
Film media manufacturer/supplier of the year ? Peak Development/Sandisk
Processing manufacturer of the year ? Fujifilm
Hardware manufacturer of the year ? Nikon
Independent Retailer of the year ? Park Cameras
Multiple Retailer of the year ? Wilkinson Cameras
Mass Retailer of the year ? John Lewis Online Retailer of the Year ? Warehouse Express
Independent Minilab of the year ? Bywaters Digital Camera Exchange
Multiple Minilab of the year ? Kodak
Distributor of the year ? Intro 2020
Rep of the year ? Richard Hardwicke, Canon
Retail Sales person of the year ? Clare Harvey-May, RK Photographic
Innovative product of the year ? Photo Me photobook Pro
Outstanding contribution to the industry ? Mary Walker for Focus on Imaging