Over 300 volunteers worldwide and a Headquarters staff help The Society realise it's aims. Read more about how The Society is organised and run
RPS Structure

Our Structure

As with any large, international, organisation, there is a clear structure of departments and roles in place. This section will help you understand how The Society operates

The RPS organisational structure→
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The RPS Council

The RPS has a governing Council who work with the Director General, HQ staff and Advisory Board to ensure that The RPS is run smoothly, maintains/sets standards and embraces change

Learn more about our Council→


The Royal Photographic has 300+ volunteers, in many different roles, who give up their time to help run this large, worldwide charity

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RPS Documents

This section includes downloadable Royal Photographic Society Procedural Documents, Annual Reports and Charter Rules By Laws

PDF format reference documents→
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Workshop Testimonials


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”I am very pleased to have been shortlisted, it gives me great pride and honour. This is a great incentive for emerging artists, many of us who have very little time to devote to this beautiful art, but in which we put all our ability to convey.“

Marcos Ravelo