About the 30th AOP Photographers Awards

The 30th AOP Photographers Awards Winners have been announced. Click here to view this year's winning work.


The AOP Photographers Awards is still seen as the competition to enter despite the large variety of other professional photography competitions. Celebrating exceptional work by the industry’s elite, judged by the industry, this competition is only open to Full Photographer Members of the AOP. Regarded as the original awards for professional Photographers, selection and entry into the book, and accompanying exhibition, is considered one of the highest accolades available to Photographers today. Successful entries can use this award as a stamp of professional quality and industry recognition.



About the AOP Open Awards

The AOP Open Awards Winners have been announced. Click here to view this years winning work.

The AOP Open Awards is run by the Association of Photographers and is the only AOP competition where professionals and amateurs compete on equal terms. As there are no categories or themes in this competition, the choice of work submitted is at the photographers discretion. The competition has been running for 13 years, each year it attracts approximately 1,500 entries from around the world; with a public vote that attracts around 4000 voters each year.