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Here you can find details of upcoming AOP events, including career talks, seminars, online exhibitions or workshops.

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AOP Awards Exhibition at The Fleet Street Press 

January - 31st March 2017

We are excited to announce that 12 AOP Award pieces have been selected to be included in an exhibition at The Fleet Street Press in London, which will be running until the 31st March.

Featuring work by Seamus Ryan, Jake Curtis, Dan Burn-Forti, Deirdre O'Callaghan, Lulu Ash, Burnd Opitz, Marc Rogoff, Simon Winnall and Uwe Duettmann.

Visit The Fleet Street Press for a coffee and view the exhibition at:

3 Fleet St, London EC4Y 1AU   

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The Student Awards 2017

23 January - 7 April 2017

The AOP Student awards are a celebration of the best of those studying photography, helping provide that all important step up to the professional arena. Supporting new emerging talent the Awards are an opportunity to get a first look at the potential stars of tomorrow.

The Awards are now open for entries and close 7 April 2017, the presentation this year will take place in July at Downstairs at leading agency Mother London

The Awards carry three simple briefs; People, Places, Things. 

The Awards are open to all students who are studying a course that includes photography (this may not necessarily be a full-time photography course)

Full details here

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AOP Awards Exhibition at Sunbeam Studios

March - May 2017

As a part of the AOP Awards Tour, highlights from the AOP Awards 2016 will be exhibited at Sunbeam Studios from March to May. 

Featuring images from Marcus Peel, Will Sanders, David Short, Erik Almas, Kevin Murray, Andy Lo Po, Liam Arthur, Matt Davis, George Kavanagh, Joseph Ford, Geoff Smith, Olaf Veltman, Tal Silverman, Robert Walker, Benedict Redgrove, James Day, Kai-Uwe Dundlach, Jessica Kelly, and William Green. 



The Photography Show

18 - 21 March 2017

NEC Brimingham.

The Association of Photographers will once again be at The Photography Show 2017 in March; a destination for all image creators.

Buy tickets for the event here! 

The AOP are going to be represented all over the show. Visit us at our stand (G42) to grab a copy of the AOP Awards Book or Beyond the Lens, ask about membership, or just to introduce yourself! This year we will also be exhibiting the winning images from the 2016 AOP Awards in the Gallery section of The Photography Show. You will also have many chances over the weekend to attend a talk by a guest speaker, and we are excited about our lineup!

Talks by:

As well as The AOP, Hall 5 at the NEC Birmingham will see over 250 brands including Canon, Nikon, Fujifilm, Olympus, Panasonic, Sony, Manfrotto, MAC Group, Profoto, Pixapro and Lowepro showcasing the latest gear for you to try and buy at great prices.

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Retina Scottish International Photography Festival

19th June - 14th July 2017

Summerhall, Edinburgh, Scotland

The AOP will be exhibiting in Summerhall during this year's Retina Festival; a show of the AOP Awards 2016 Winners, and 2015 & 2016 AOP Student Awards finalistsfrom the North of England and Scotland.

There will be a private view of the exhibition on Thursday 22nd June.





2017 AOP Awards

Call for Entries open April 2017

More details to be released soon...


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