The Societies Associateship QualificationsThe 'Societies' are doing their best to lead the way in the accessibility of qualifications by acknowledging the importance of a digital submission.
Access to this qualification is best attained by making full use of the 'Mentor Me' programme during which we are able to give you positive advice in support of your application.
Categories of Associateship
ASWPP – Associate of The Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers
ASISLP – Associate of The Society of International Sport and Leisure Photographers
ASINWP – Associate of The Society of International Nature and Wildlife Photographers
ASITTP – Associate of The Society of International Travel and Tourism Photographers
ASIMPP – Associate of The Society of International Media and Press Photographers
ASICIP – Associate of The Society of International Commercial and Industrial Photographers
ASISEP – Associate of The Society of International School and Event Photographers
ASIFGP – Associate of The Society of International Fashion and Glamour Photographers
What we expect of an Associate
The notes for Licentiate submissions also apply to Associate images, but with the added requirement that we wish to see far more creative interpretation, better choice of location, more thought and faultless technique. We recommend participation in the Mentor Me programme to assist you in making an application. If in doubt please contact head office for advice.
Print Submission for Associateship
A submission of 20 prints is required at 20x16” mounted on to board no thicker than 8mm.
In the case of an SWPP (ASWPP) submission your application should consist of either wedding or portrait images from at least ten commissions. (Mixed wedding/portrait panels are not acceptable).
In the case of all other submission your application should be in a singular discipline i.e. Landscapes, pictorial, illustrative, commercial etc. If in doubt please contact head office for advice.
Further advice on submissions and the requisites for a successful Associate application is available via the Mentoring Programme.
What it costs
RE-SUBMITTED PANELS £60
(Provided they are submitted within 12 months)