Benefits of becoming a Member      


BIPP is an internationally recognised qualifying organisation with over 120 years of experience supporting and networking professional photographers. As the oldest association for professional photographers, the Institute offers a challenging qualification structure, regional & national networking, events & workshops, national & regional awards and various membership benefits. 

A well regarded and respected organisation, BIPP is embedded in the history of the photography industry worldwide, which has led to photography associations around the globe replicating its well-respected qualification system. The qualification process is recognised by organisations such as the Defence School of Photography, MI6, the Metropolitan Police, Rolls Royce, Venture Studios, BAE Systems and numerous government departments and industry bodies. 

We ensure any clients using a qualified BIPP photographer, that all members are correctly insured and compliant. All members are checked on application to the Institute and also again as the photographer progresses through the qualification process.