AIPP plans the restructure

The AIPP is currently laying the groundwork to restructure, having appointed a committee to develop constitutional reform, along with hiring part-time administration contractors. Constitutional reform will require 75 percent of eligible members – approximately 1000 people – to vote in … Continue reading

ATO reviews equipment depreciation rules

Professional photographers know that they claim the cost of any professional equipment over a period of years using an Australian Tax Office (ATO) approved ‘depreciation schedule’. But since when does a camera last 10-12 years? For quite some time, the … Continue reading

Proposed privacy laws threaten photographers

While photography can be a form of art, in the public spectrum it is also technically a form of surveillance, and cameras are surveillance devices. But that doesn’t that mean the vast majority of photographers are breaching an individual’s privacy… does it? The AIPP’s submission to the … Continue reading