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About our Members

Gift Membership

Membership of the Royal Photographic Society makes an inspiring gift for anyone with a passion for photography. The gift recipient will enjoy a year of discounted photography workshops, 12 issues of our award winning publication; ‘The Journal’, monthly entry to our members only photo competitions, and much more..

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Join a Group

Our Special Interest Groups are a key part of The Society's activities.  All members are welcome to join any of the Groups; you can join one group for FREE within your first year of membership.

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The Society has around 11,000 members. You can search - or filter - those who have chosen to make their profile and image galleries public.

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Member Quotes


”The RPS have a commitment to supporting and nurturing emerging photographic talent, and I have experienced first hand the way in which they implement these ambitions.“

Anastasia Taylor-Lind | Showcase→
Joe Cornish HonFRPS

”Since 2009 I have come to understand the special role of The Royal Photographic Society...the importance and influence of the organisation in the wider photographic community, both amateur and professional.“

Joe Cornish, HonFRPS | Showcase→