UAPF – Ukrainian Association of Professional Photographers

Showcase and community


UAPF represents Ukrainian Professional photographers in the international photographic community.

UAPF showcases and unites professionals from all spheres of commercial and fine art photography.

The Association defends the rights of photographers on national and international level.


International recognition


UAPF is official member of Federation of European Photographers (FEP) – international organization recognized in 31 countries: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Ukraine, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands, United Kingdom. As central reference authority for Photography in the EU, FEP represents over 50.000 professional photographers in Europe.

Members of UAPF have exclusive right to receive EP, QEP and MQEP qualifications to certify their professional level internationally.

Members of UAPF take part in exchanging of keynote speakers, photography workshops in fellow countries, participation in international competitions, exhibitions and conferences held by our partners.


Focal points


To reestablish Ukrainian Professional Photographic Community.

To develop cultural exchange and educational activities.

To set new partnerships with international organizations, art galleries and grants.

To develop quality standards of  professional photography to guarantee status of our members and high level of Ukrainian photography in general.