AIPP Accredited Professional Photographer Port Macquarie

Australian Institute Of Professional Photography

The AIPP is Australia's leading membership body for the photography community. Supporting professional photographers at all stages of their careers and enabling them to become accredited to the photographic organisation that is the AIPP.


An accredited professional combines a love and passion for their craft with a dedication to running their business in an ethical, and professional manner and a desire to give you the ultimate customer experience .

Trained, Educated and Skilled…

"Trained" because all Accredited professionals must have a minimum of 2 years experience with on the job training, or have completed a formal RTO approved photographic program before they can apply to become Accredited Members of the AIPP.

"Educated" because all Accredited professionals need to continue to continue their professional development by taking part in the AIPP CPD program.

"Skilled" because all Accredited professionals are encouraged to improve their skill through taking part in the AIPP awards programs, learning from their peers and increasing their craft and skill.

If you want to be sure you are using an AIPP accredited professional,
look for the logo!


An accredited professional photographer is someone who consistently produces great images, and, someone who is prepared to ensure they are properly trained, they understand the importance of investing in their photographic education, and someone who constantly improves by submitting their work for peer assessment.

An Accredited Professional Photographer is:

Assessed and Proven – Accredited members are judged by an assessment panel to ensure that each accredited member achieves and maintains an expected level of craftsmanship
Operates a registered business
Has liability insurance, as appropriate to their business
Agrees to follow the AIPP Code of Ethics and AIPP Terms and Conditions of Membership
Agrees to abide by the AIPP Accredited Membership Business Requirements
Experienced – every Accredited Member has a minimum of two years industry experience or has completed a minimum two years in a recognized photographic program before applying for Accreditation
Experienced – Has the skill, creativity, style and ability to get the job done on time and on budget
Always Learning – through the AIPP Continuous Professional Development (CPD) program, all Accredited Members must take part in workshops and seminars throughout each year to ensure they continue to develop along with the industry

If you want to be sure you are using an AIPP accredited professional, look for the logo!


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