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Helping Photographers Create the Right Image...

With over 25 years of experience, we are delighted to provide our members with the very best in benefits of membership, education and support.

Our highly skilled network of internationally renowned lecturers and advisers are all committed to help you and your business succeed with positive growth in what is a competitive market place.

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Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers

The Society of Wedding & Portrait Photographers

The SWPP is fast becoming one of the world's leading groups dedicated to advancing the professionalism of portrait and wedding photographers. With thousands of members worldwide taking advantage of the many benefits of membership which include: weekly, monthly and annual image competitions, referrals from web site listing, forum with private members area, premier Convention and Trade Show...the organisation leads the way.


Photo Competitions

Our international monthly and annual photographic competitions are judged by some of the world's best photographers.

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Photographic Magazine

Professional Imagemaker is well-known as one of the most educational magazines in the photographic business.

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Digital Wedding Forum

Keeping in touch with photographers on our online communities, we believe is one of the most significant benefits of membership.



Our annual Convention takes place in London. The event features seminars, social events, trade show plus much more to inspire your photography.

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Photographic Qualifications

Photographers can gain meaningful qualifications and distinctions for their work through the SWPP (LSWPP/ASWPP/FSWPP).


Photographers Web Listings

Being listed within such a compressive world wide directory will draw addition clients and boost your business.

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Digital Edition

Magazine App

Professional Imagemaker is published six times per year and is free to members of Societies, the magazine is also available on subscription, via Digital Edition and on OS Devices (iPhone/iPad).

Discounts for Members


A range of discounts have been negotiated for members of The Societies from dealers, retailers and service providers from the photographic trade.

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Contact Us

The Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers (SWPP), The Societies of Photographers
Clwyd Chambers, Clwyd Street, Rhyl, Denbighshire, LL18 3LA, UK. Tel 00 44 0 1745 356935 - Contact us

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