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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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Image archiving

Exposure is a new kind of image library. We are the first true photographer-first
image library and we want to change what’s been before by flipping the current
financial model of a photo library on its head. This means the photographer gets
70% of the fee.

There are lots of image collections out there, many with brilliant content by brilliant
photographers. But we believe Exposure is different …

T: 07739871906

L: London


Sandra Reynolds Models, Actors & Children

Model agency

Sandra Reynolds is a busy and thriving commercial agency which has been established for over 40 years and earned the reputation as one of the UK’s most highly respected commercial agencies.

With offices in both London and East Anglia, the agency represents models, actors and children for high profile bookings throughout the UK and Europe. The booking team are committed to building long-term rel …


Equipment hire , Studio hire

Since 2009, Rida Uk has provided premium photographic studio spaces and services. Always delivering a friendly, welcoming yet professional environment, covering all production and photographic requirements.

Our latest studios, built in the summer of 2019, are in Haggerston, the heart of London’s creative East End. With ample parking and and easy public transport links, Haggerston Station only b …

T: 02034680234

L: London



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.


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 …


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 well as e-commerce providers free of charge.

Uploaded photos are located with a hit accuracy of 98%. Customers define if images are used with or without a license, and determine the amount of the post-li …

T: 0049 30 809 332 910

L: Germany



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



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.

Allie Astell, Founder and Chief Designer at Manage my Website offers the following services, one-to-one or in a group se …


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


Park Village

Studio hire , Producer / Production Services , Post-production

Park Village is an award-winning production company, film and photographic studios and event space on the edge of Regent's Park.

The building offers 10,000sq ft of flexible studio space over three distinctive areas with equipment, production and catering options all available in-house.

The studios have contiuned to attract the brightest stars of film, fashion, and music for over 50 years, from t …

PG Mutual

Income Protection Plus for Photographers

PG Mutual are a not-for-profit Friendly Society that have specialised in providing Income Protection insurance since 1928.

Income Protection Plus could replace your income if you are unable to work through illness or injury. You can insure up to 70% of your gross income (up to a maximum of £1,200 per week), which would allow you to focus on recovery rat …

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 Digital is the premier Phase One partner in the UK, and digital medium format photography has been our specialism for over 20 years. We offer sales, rentals and technical support of Phase One camera systems and Capture One software, as well as running open house events so people can people can get hands-on with Phase One equipment. In representing Phase One, we offer solutions and support …

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 …

Chris Boulton

Photographer - non-accredited

British Photographer actively pursuing projects in the following genres: Environmental Portraits, Photo narratives, NGO / Humanitarian, Advertising and Film stills.

T: 07916420078

L: South West



Nigel Buckner

Photographer - non-accredited

I am a photographer specialising in motorsports and motoring events with work published in a variety of digital media. I document action, energy and the interesting, creating images that are beyond ju …

Alan Conteh

Photographer - non-accredited


T: 07546912577

L: London



Henry Eastman

Retoucher , CGI artist

I am an experienced Retoucher and CGI Artist.

With excellent communication skills and creative understanding, I will stand by you to help create your vision.

T: 07813025181


Sarah Laverton

Associate Member

T: 07900561975

L: London


Maider Oribe

Retoucher , Post-production



L: Yorkshire & Humberside


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