NEWS: UK Advertising's Climate Action Working Group Launches Adgreen
We are delighted to announce our partnership with a new climate action initiative - ADGreen who are working towards a new standard For Zero-Carbon and Zero-Waste Ad Production.
FOCUS: Gavin Wallace
We catch up with member Gavin Wallace where he talks about the time he realised photography would be his future. Passionate about capturing a persons portrait combined with a love of music Gavin secured his dream commission just before lockdown. Read on to find out more.Read More
We caught up with Aelia Youngs, Founder of new AOP Affiliated Company, Exposure. Introducing themselves, they provide an insightful look into how they operate as an image library. Offering a financial model benefiting the photographer along with valuable exposure. Read on to find out more and consider delving into your hard drives.
FOCUS: The Other Richard
Photographer duo Richard Lakos and Richard Davenport aka The Other Richard reached out to us recently with their project The Lost Fringe documenting the Edinburgh Fringe Festival that was cancelled this year due to Covid-19, for the first time in 70 years. The project showcases has not taken place this year. The project documents what this looks like from two opposing perspectives: the acts with no venues, and the venues with no act. Read on below to find out more about the inspiration behind the project, how they came to work as a duo, their distinct style and how becoming AOP Members was one of the best decisions they made.Read More
WINNERS ANNOUNCED: Portrait of Britain Award
Our friends over at BJP announced the 100 winners of the Portrait of Britain Award yesterday. Once again AOP members make up a large section of those chosen. In the wake of Brexit and the midst of the coronavirus crisis, Portrait of Britain 2020 — the fifth anniversary of the national photography award — celebrates the many faces of modern Britain at a momentous time in our history.Read More
FOCUS: Indira Flack
Long standing member Indira Flack shares with us her personal project Goodwood Festival of Speed over on Spotlight. We catch up with Indira to find out more about her career path and how she came to capture the greatest racing drivers in the world!
Offering a wide range of services from dry-hire to full consultation services worldwide, Gripvan are for you if you are looking for someone to take on the role of problem-solving and to provide excellent technical support - as they say, " It's what excites them the most! " We speak to Andrew Howe, who set up the business in 2013 after 20 years of working on set, after recognising a new way of working was needed. Read on to find out more.
FOCUS: Amit and Naroop
Members Amit and Naroop share a dream come true; to be published in a newspaper or magazine. Their recent campaign shot for Adidas not only appeared in the press but also on billboards, tube stations and buses to name a few. Read on to find out how the shoot came about and the challenges faced. Join them in the first of a series of conversational webinars on Thursday 20 August, further information below.