Open to all photographers throughout the world. Benefits of Membership
Could you be the next Photographer of the Year? By entering the members exclusive free to enter
international Monthly Image Competition, you can put your images
forward to the annual photographer of the year competition. Not
only could you scoop the grand award but you could also win
£1,000s of photographic prizes.
Continue your professional development
One of the most popular benefits of membership is our
programme. Each mentoring report will include suggestions on how
to improve your photography, that the mentors believe will take
your photography to the next level.
Connect with our Community On our
and Private Facebook Group. Thousands of photographers network
on these vibrant and active online communities to share their
knowledge and experiences.
Photographic Webinars Take your photography to the next level with The Societies of Photographers exclusive webinars.
From building your photo business, making the most out of your social media profiles, learning new lighting techniques to colour management. We have a webinar to help you develop your skills.
Watch our previous photo webinars online today.
Photography Magazine The world-renowned
photography magazine, Professional Imagemaker, will be sent
direct to your door bi-monthly or online via digital edition.
The magazine is full of inspiration, ‘how to’ articles, articles
on taking your business forward and getting the most out of your
Save money We have teamed up with many
photography service providers to save you money. Whether it's
saving you money on your insurance or photo editing software,
you can easily save more than the cost of you annual membership
by taking advantage of these
Website Listing Our dedicated team work
hard behind the scenes to keep photographers at the top of
search engines. By being listed on our website(s), you will have
a greater exposure to new clients and expand your marketing to
new areas. Listings include online gallery, website link,
social media links, biography, profile image and much more.
Apply for qualifications Gain
internationally recognised accreditation for your talent. Multiple levels of qualifications available:
Associate and Fellow.
Use of logos Once you become a member
you can display Society of International Commercial and
Industrial Photographers logo on your website and stationary,
this will give your clients more confidence knowing you part of
an international photographic organisation.
Society of International Media & Press Photographers (SIMPP) is a trading name of BPPA Ltd
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