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.

38th AOP Photography Awards Showcase

Tickets are now on sale for the 38th AOP Photography Awards.
Join us for an evening that celebrates the very best in professional photography and share in the excitement as winners are announced.

AOP 360° – Looking Ahead to 2023 #4

“I think there is a bit of positivity – we just need to get on and keep doing the work, and find the joy within our own industry. ”
AOP 360° Looking Ahead to 2023 wit Hat Margolies of Lucid Representation.

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.

See the finalists of this year’s 38th AOP Photography 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 finalists are now revealed…