Complimentary membership offer for WPPI members
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You can join 2 of our Societies.Please select the Societies
you wish to join below and tick any interests you have in that subject.
SWPP - Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers
SIFGP - Society of International Fashion and Glamour Photographers
SITTP - Society of International Travel and Tourism Photographers
SICIP - Society of International Commercial and Industrial Photographers
SISLP - Society of International Sport and Leisure Photographers
SINWP - Society of International Nature and Wildlife Photographers
SIMPP - Society of International Media and Press Photographers
SISEP - Society of International School and Event Photographers
I wish to take advantage of The Societies / WPPI offer
I understand that the membership period with The Societies (SWPP, SIFGP, SISEP, SINWP, SINPP, SICIP, SITTP and or SIMPP). will terminate when I relinquish my membership of WPPI
I also understand that benefits offered by WPPI and The Societies may vary from time to time and are subject to availability.
TERMS, CONDITIONS AND THE RULES & CODE OF CONDUCT
NAME OF ASSOCIATIONS:
The Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers
The Society of International Sport and Leisure
The Society of International Travel and Tourism
The Society of International Nature and Wildlife
The Society of International Media and Press
The Society of International Commercial and
The Society of International School and Event
The Society of International Fashion and Glamour
The objects of the SOCIETY’ shall be to provide
co-operation between and act generally in the common
interest of the Members in all matters concerning
their photography and to give assistance to
individual members where appropriate.
3. RULES of MEMBERSHIP.
(a) Membership of the society shall be open to
persons who are engaged in the full time
photography, or are aspiring photographers, or as
shall be accepted into membership by the secretary
(b) A member may withdraw from the ‘SOCIETY’ by
giving clear notice in writing prior to the next
annual subscriptions falling due, to the secretary,
such notice shall not be deemed to have been
received unless posted by recorded delivery or
receipt is acknowledge by the secretary in writing.
On expiry of such notice such members shall forfeit
all benefits and interest in the ‘SOCIETY’ as from
that date, but shall be liable for any unsatisfied
dues or commitments towards the ‘SOCIETY’ including
full memberships fees for the year in which the
resignation becomes effective.
(c) All members agree to abide by the Rules and Code
of conduct of the ‘SOCIETY’.
4. Every member shall at all times present
himself/herself, his/her photography services, in
such a manner as will uphold and dignify his
professional status and the reputation of the
5. Every member shall exercise all reasonable skill,
care and diligence in the discharge of the duties
agreed to be performed by him/her giving
consideration to the requirements of the client.
Additionally members must have the appropriate
Professional Indemnity and Public Liability
Insurance where appropriate.
6. Any member being an employee shall not undertake
photographic work outside his own organisation
without notifying or obtaining permission from his
7. In whatever capacity a member may be engaged
he/she shall act in a just and faithful manner
towards clients, employers, employees and towards
others with whom his work is connected and towards
8. No work shall be undertaken by a member acting
by/as a consultant or practitioner on the invitation
of a prospective client without a proper fee.
9. A member, on being approached or being instructed
to proceed with any photographic service upon which
he/she is aware another member is engaged, shall
notify the fact to such other member.
10. A member will not lay claim to any qualification
or distinction that has not been properly achieved.
11. Print competition: The competition is open to
all members. Images submitted for competition may be
used for promotional use by the ‘‘SOCIETY’, unless
otherwise agreed in advance.
12. Full members may register for the BPPA forum.
The ‘SOCIETY’ reserves the right to withdraw Forum
membership for breaches of the Forum rules, a copy
of which can be found on the Forum.
13. Use of Logo’s – members may only use the Logo’s
of the ‘SOCIETIES’, which they subscribe to. If
using the Logo/s on a web site then a hyperlink to
the relevant ‘SOCIETY’ must be created
14. Members agree to receive regular newsletters via
CODE of CONDUCT:
Members of ‘SOCIETIES’ are governed by the code of
conduct of the Society. The clauses given below
indicate the general standard of conduct to which
members must adhere in carrying out there
professional duties. The ‘SOCIETY’ has power at its
absolute discretion to expel or to suspend from
membership any member guilty of dishonourable
conduct prejudicially affecting his professional
status or the reputation of the ‘SOCIETY’ or for his
failure to adhere to the code of conduct published
by the ‘SOCIETY’.
The Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers (SWPP)
is a trading name of
6 Bath Street
Company No: 03922894
VAT number 790 4289 05
Tel: 01745 356935