Now open for Entries – the AOP Student Awards 2022. Enter today!
Entries Close: 31 May 2022
The Association of Photographers was first formed in 1968 as the Association of Fashion and Advertising Photographers and is one of the most prestigious professional photographers’ associations in the world.
Here’s our latest focus.
Welcome to Isabelle, the first female to lead the AOP in over fifteen years. With her wealth of knowledge and experience we are excited to have her on board. Isabelle spoke candidly about her hopes for the AOP and shared some sage advice for photographers at every level of their career. Interviewed by AOP photographer Sarah Hogan, click here to read the full interview! “…it’s important for us to pull together and keep that strong unit because that’s the other aspect of a trade association is that we’re a collective. With the collective voice we have much more impact, much more say than you do as an individual.”
Demystifying NFTs for Photographers
Monday 1 March 2022
18:30 Onlone via Zoom
How relevant are NFTs to photographers and the industry?
Join Nick Dunmur, Jack Lowe, Rhiannon Adam and Anna Skurczynska to find out.
In recognition of International Women’s Day 2022, we are hosting an f22 inspired Spotlight on the theme of ‘Woman’.
Featuring the work of f22 Accredited Photographer members, this exceptional selection has been curated by the f22 Working Group. Over 160 images were submitted and in addition to hosting the gallery online we will also feature a series of related articles throughout March, telling you more about the photographs and the female photographers who took them. The gallery will officially go live on 1 March 2022.
AOP Photographers, Kate Abbey and Carol Allen Storey discuss Carol’s work, philosophy and career as a professional photographer. More from the #HerStory series from the f22 group of women photographers of the AOP.
AOP Photographers, Kate Abbey and Carolyn Mendelsohn, talk about Carolyn’s work and career as part of the AOP f22 #HerStory series of AOP In Conversation.
AOP Photographer, Kate Abbey, talks with photographer, Kirsty Mackay, about her career and journey.
AOP Photographer, and lion-tamer extraordinaire, George Logan, talks with Rachel Rogers about his work and passion for the big cat. Sharing his journey from commercial advertising to a career in wildlife photography.
From an Olympic Champion to a retired US army officer: the people rising to the extraordinary challenge of vaccinating the nation against COVID-19 Following the
Welcome to the new AOP Submissions website. The 2021 AOP Awards now has a new submission system to streamline and help you manage entries.
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The AOP Photography Awards are known as the ‘Oscars’ of the photography world. They celebrate excellence in the creative photography and image-making industry. This year’s Awards will open in October 2021 and close in January 2022. This is your chance to be seen by leading commissioners and names within the photographic industry.