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.

AOP 360° – Looking Ahead to 2023 #9

With many still recovering from the effects of lockdowns and the pandemic, how best to face further uncertain times?
Sarah Williams of Darklight Art shares her insights and tips to help you navigate the coming months and year ahead.

AOP 360° – Looking Ahead to 2023 #3

AOP 360° – Looking Ahead to 2023 with Sheryl Garratt, The Creative Lofe.
“I help creatives find the success they want, while making work they love. I’m here to support you, challenge you, and help you thrive as a creative professional.”

Commemorating Martin Evening

It is with the greatest sadness that we share news of the passing of Martin Evening and extend our condolences to friends, family and all who knew him.

Chantel King: Art of Glass

Congratulations to Chantel King for her Advertising and Fashion category Award win in the Julia Margaret Cameron Awards.

See the winners of last year’s AOP Awards

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Upcoming events

AOP Photography Awards

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 is your chance to be seen by leading commissioners and names within the photographic industry. Our 38th AOP Awards are now open…