This student resource page has been designed to give you useful links for industry bodies, competition, blogs, Apps and websites.
Firstly Industry Organizations
AIPP : Austrailan Institute of Professional Photography
The AIPP is Australia’s leading membership body for the photography community
ACMP : Australian Commercial and Media Photographers
The ACMP is committed to the development and promotion of professional photography. It provides members with an understanding of the more complex issues of professional photography such as copyright re-usage, contracts, sales tax, legal protection, digital imaging. insurance, standard terms and conditions.
AGDA : Australian Graphic Design Association
The purpose of AGDA is to promote design as a discipline, profession and cultural force. AGDA provides leadership in the exchange of ideas and information, the encouragement of critical analysis and research, and the advancement of education and ethical practice.
MEAA Media Entertainment and Art
The Alliance is the union and professional organisation which covers everyone in the media, entertainment, sports and arts industries.
Australian Copyright Council
The Australian Copyright Council is an independent, non-profit organisation.
There are so many photographic competition open to you now with some great rewards. Weve listed a few of the bigger ethical comp around.
AIPP : APPA
There are many challenges working as a professional photographer. It can be a somewhat solitary existence and difficult to put your work into perspective within the Australian and world market. How good is your photography? Is it of professional standard? Is it above professional standard? Do you need to improve? Can you be rewarded for producing award winning images?
AIPP : WAPPA
These are the state version of the APPA awards.
ACMP Student Photography awards
ACMP SPY Awards provides emerging photographers with the opportunity to gain career-building exposure within the photographic industry and wider creative community.
The Golden Shopping Trolley Awards
This competition is the biggest Urban Landscape awards in Australia. With great prizes and live judging. And its great fun to be apart of.
International Loupe Awards
Is an Australian based competition, which covers all genres of Photography with some great prizes.
Headon Photo Festival
Fremantle International Portrait Prize.
This is competition is based in WA. And rapidly becoming one of the prestigious comp around.
The IRIS Award is an annual international prize recognizing new and outstanding portraiture in photo-based media offering over $4000 in cash.
Team Digital Blog
We like to think of this as one of the most informative Imaging blog around.
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Other Team Digital service and Pages
Last but not least Useful Apps and Websites. To big to put on this page click here