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Associate members are professionals working in the photography industry as creative services providers or photographers not yet looking for full accredited AOP membership. Whether you’re looking for a make-up artist, curator, CGI designer, retoucher, lighting assistant, props stylist, model-maker - the list goes on - look no further. If you’d like to become an Associate member click here


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A Construction Production // ACP

Model-maker , Special effects , Printing - signage , Set-builder / designer , Exhibition installation services , Scenic artist

Set building, prop making, model making, for photography. Construction for film, video, events, fashion, window display and digital media.

A Construction Production, founded by Cameron Eccles, has a core team of skilled artisans, technicians and artists who create in a large, modern suburban workshop. Their fantastic knowledge of traditional scenic techniques is enhanced by new technologies, wi …

AEL Markhams Ltd


AEL specialise in advising and giving jargon-free advice to individuals and businesses in the creative sector with regards to maximising profits whilst at the same time minimising tax.

Our clients within this sector range from photographers and their agents to production companies and all related types of business.

Bikini Lists

Database provider

Bikini Lists provide verified, accurate lists
of creatives.

Our ever-growing database is updated daily by our industry-savvy team of researchers to maintain our renowned level of accuracy.

If you're looking for buyers in Advertising, Editorial, TV and more, we've got it covered.


Retoucher , Special effects , CGI services , CGI artist

There's no safer place for retouching and CGI. The Bunker is an underground post production studio in Shoreditch, East London and we specialise in all types of image making. Our obsessive attention to detail has made us the go-to studio for agencies and photographers who insist on the highest quality treatment for their imagery.

Cherryduck Studios

Studio hire , Post-production

Cherryduck Studios are five unique film and photography studios with their own in-house film/photography lighting and grip hire, including extensive prop hire from the studios owned on-site prop warehouse.

The studios have a range of attributes including, white coves, white and natural brick walls, pre-lit green screen facilities and a sound insulated interview and broadcast studio with gallery.



Chubb has 25 years’ experience in insuring photographic equipment in response to the need for specialist cover for this industry. Our bespoke package policy is available exclusively through Williamson Carson, the appointed brokers for the Association of Photographers and the broker experts in photographic insurance.

Our photographic equipment cover is designed exclusively for specialist photogr …

Curious Productions

Retoucher , CGI services

Curious is an independent creative production collective. Our boutique studio in the heart of Fitzrovia is home to CGI and retouching artists, photographers and producers, all collaborating to craft Curious' creative output.
We partner with creative agencies and clients to create campaigns from concept to delivery.

Direct Digital

Equipment hire , Studio hire , Lighting hire

Based in London Paris and Cape Town we live and breathe equipment, especially lighting, it’s what Direct DIgital built its reputation on, and we supply a wide range of productions. Over the years we’ve built great relationships with the world’s leading manufacturers, including Profoto, Broncolor and Briese flash systems. Our continuous lighting stock includes products from KinoFlo, Filmgear, …

Fixation UK Ltd

Equipment hire , Equipment repair , Equipment sales

For over 26 years, Fixation have been dedicated to the needs of professional photographers, as well as committed enthusiasts and up-and-coming students. Our service and repair services, our extensive Rental department, and the advise and competitiveness of our expert sales team, have made the company the first choice of Professionals both in and around London, as well as across the UK and abroad. …

Flow Photographic

Mounting & framing services , Printer - portfolio , Retoucher , Film scanning supplier , Printer - exhibitions , Exhibition installation services

Flow Photographic is a specialist provider of Fine Art printing for photographers. Flow also has expertise in curation, exhibition staging and portfolio development.

Flow provides a highly personal, bespoke service for photographers who appreciate the benefit to their work of a dedicated, creative partnership.

Additional services offered by Flow include; scanning, retouching, framing and install …


Equipment hire , Lighting hire , Vehicle hire , Grip

We are striving to become the go to business for photographic and moving image technical equipment, providing the best service available using our specially designed vans, the latest technical equipment, supported by a team of experts.

The business was started by Andrew Howe in 2013 following 20 years of experience working on set, recognising that a new way of working was needed.

This was, and …

T: 020 3002 9130



Hartnack & Co

Printer - portfolio , Portfolio books / bags

Hartnack and Co make bespoke portfolio books and portfolio boxes. Each one is
individually handmade and is available in a wide choice of materials and colour
combinations. There are also personalisation options offering you the opportunity of
a truly individual and bespoke presentation portfolio.
We pride ourselves in making some of the best portfolios in the world. Therefore,
Let your portfo …

Holborn Studios

Studio hire

Holborn Studios, based in Hoxton, has been providing rental studios for over 30 years and has been home to countless photographers, artists, PR companies, film directors, media bodies and budding new talent as well as being the commercial heartbeat of the area. Iconic photographer clients have included Richard Avedon, Helmut Newton, David Bailey, Don McCullin as well as many AOP members.

Locate Productions

Studio hire , Location permits , Producer / Production Services , Location hire / property

Locate Productions is one of the UK’s leading location and production companies, servicing the needs of photographers, TV companies and advertising agencies when shooting around the UK, Europe and elsewhere in the World.

Featuring a location library of over 4,000 locations; ranging from contemporary loft apartments to derelict warehouses. We also provide a bespoke scouting service if needing a …

T: 0207 978 1688


Manage My Website

We build stunning Squarespace websites, train people how to use Squarespace, and advise on online marketing strategies.

We also create logos, blog, and write content for websites.

Each of our clients is unique, and we treat each and every brief with care and consideration.


Printer - portfolio , Portfolio books / bags

MPrint is a specialist printer offering a tailored and personal service to individuals and businesses creating portfolios and photography books. Our expertise in double-sided printing opens up creative possibilities for your portfolio.

As photographers themselves, Marc and Matt bring a wealth of experience, knowledge and expertise to your work. They can advise on all aspects of portfolio produ …

T: 0203 637 9067


Phase One UK

Equipment manufacturer , Equipment sales , Software manufacturer / supplier

Phase One A/S is the world-leading provider of medium format digital
photography systems and imaging solutions for professional photographers
and industrial applications. Established in the early 1990s, Phase One is a true
digital photography pioneer with a passionate commitment to image quality
excellence and creative freedom. Phase One’s engineering and design
expertise has produced imaging br …


Background hire / artist , Studio hire

Once upon a time, a long time ago, a photographer needed a studio.

He had a last minute shoot and needed space fast...
He wanted to be able to see at a glance, studios' contact details, facilities and rates.
He couldn't find a site that put studios all in one place.
So, he created - The Shoot Space Place.

Essential guide to studios and shoot space for industry professionals.
Phot …

Teamwork Digital Ltd

Equipment hire , Equipment sales

Teamwork has been established for 45 years now serving the Professional Photographic market. We are a sales outlet and do hire, of Phase One medium format digital, large format technical cameras, film ,lighting hire & sales of tungsten and flash lights, stands and grip equipment, DSLR rigs and studios accessories. We stock a huge range of tripods, filters, reflectors, cameras, computer bags and us …

Vitec Imaging Solutions

Equipment hire , Equipment manufacturer

Vitec Imaging Solutions is a division of the Vitec Group, an international group principally serving customers in the broadcast and photographic markets. Vitec Imaging Solutions designs, manufactures and distributes premium branded photographic and video equipment such as tripods, bags, filters, and lights for professional and hobbyist photographers.
The portfolio includes seven premium brands - M …

Williamson Carson Ltd


Williamson Carson & Co Ltd was formed in 1986 by John Williamson and Tom Carson who, at the time, had 40 years' experience between them working in the city with Lloyds Brokers.

Tom Carson has been associated with the AOP for 35 years.

The company was primarily involved in the entertainment industry, insuring film-makers, advertising agencies and professional photographers. It still specialises i …

Zoe Whishaw Commercial Photography Consultant and Mentor

Photography consultant / mentor

I am a London-based creative consultant and mentor to photographers at all stages in their career who are looking to take their business to the next level. I work on a one-to-one with those who need bespoke, objective advice to focus their creative direction and marketing to gain competitive advantage.

Service details:
• Exploring the essential elements required for setting up a successful ph …

T: 07899 915518


Alex Bamford

Non-accredited photographer

I'm a creative commercial/art photographer based in Brighton and working in London and the South East. My background is advertising art direction and I work with my clients to create looks that stand …

T: 01273675086

L: South East



Dean Belcher

Dean is an experienced London based photographer specialising in Portraiture,Kids and Teens lifestyle/fashion. Shot with a keen eye on colour,composition,narrative and humour his images often referenc …

Nigel Buckner

Non-accredited photographer

I am a photographer specialising in motorsports and motoring events with work published in a variety of digital media. My approach is to document action, activity and the interesting, looking for cont …

David Corfield

Producer / Production Services , Photography courses & training , Post-production , Photography consultant / mentor , Web designer , Online proofing , Location scout / finder , Art director

David Corfield is a photographer and writer with over 20 years experience in online and offline publishing. Formerly the Editor of the Canon Professional Network website where he championed Canon prod …

Caroline de Bertodano

Non-accredited photographer

Caroline de Bertodano is a documentary & street photographer that believes in truth in all its forms and no labels. Trained in music and Art History & worked in Modern Art for 12 years. Became a pho …

Matt Dever

Non-accredited photographer

Matt Dever is a documentary photographer based in the North of England.

He uses a sociological perspective to research influence on beliefs and behaviours; specifically, collective behaviour, and the …

Stuart Emmerson

Non-accredited photographer

With twenty years experience as a multi-award winning editorial photographer with the London press. Since moving away from editorial work, I have concentrated on photographing specialist projects for …


Legal services

COPYTRACK is a worldwide leading image theft detection and copyright service, providing a powerful, image search. Copytrack supports photographers, advertising and picture agencies, publishers, as wel …

T: 0049 30 809 332 910

L: Germany



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