The Royal Photographic Society Distinctions are recognised as the most prestigious in the photographic world. The Associate is the second level of The Society’s Distinctions and is a significant step up from the first level, the Licentiate.
Conceptual and Contemporary: photography which explores, defines, illustrates or evaluates issues through photographic images.
All applications for the Associate Distinction of the Society will be assessed against the criteria set out in the Distinction Guidelines.
It is essential that you book onto an assessment day in order for your portfolio of work to be assessed.
It is important to book ahead of time. To book, please complete and return an ARPS application form. On receipt your assessment will be booked and you’ll receive an email of confirmation.
Click to download ARPS application form
Click to download ARPS Guidelines