Welcome to BIPP Yorkshire

The Yorkshire Region of the British Institute of Professional Photography is made up of members in South Cleveland, East Riding of Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, and West Yorkshire.


Katrina Whitehead LBIPP - katrinabipp@gmail.com




Members can follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/groups/BIPPyorkshire

News & Events

BIPP Yorkshire meet monthly on Wednesdays from 8pm – 11pm at Guppy’s Enterprise Club in York. 

Guppy’s Enterprise Club
17 Nunnery Lane,
YO23 1AB


There will be a nominal entrance and membership fee for Guppy’s, which pays for the hire of the room. Licensed bar available. 

Nunnery Lane car park is just across the road and will cost £2 after 6pm, or free to York residents: Details

Nunnery Lane
YO23 1AA

Number of spaces - 193

Hours and charges - Open 24 hours. Charges apply from 8am to midnight. Charges apply every day including Sundays and Bank Holidays. No maximum stay.

Evening parking covers - All days, 6pm to midnight

Alternative car parks can be found here.

York train station is 0.3 miles (approximately 6-minute walk). 

Details of the programme for 2017-18 can be viewed on our blog.

Wednesday 21 February 2018

Commercial Photography


Guppy's Enterprise Club

We have another fantastic speaker Tony May lined up on Wednesday 21 February at the usual place, Guppy's Enterprise Club, 17 Nunnery Lane, York at 8pm (talk starts at 8.20pm). Please do not arrive any earlier that 7.45pm as we need to set up the room. 

Cost will be £2.70 entrance fee (and £4 membership fee for the year) which all pays for the hire of the room. Car Park opposite is £2 after 6pm or free if you are a York resident. Licensed bar available. 

Please respond to the Facebook invite if you are on Facebook as it helps other members to see who is going.  If you are not on Facebook, just drop Katrina a line to let her know you are coming. 

Details of the talk, as follows:

Tony May has been shooting commercial and advertising images for clients for 12 years and specialises in images shot in a studio environment and with lighting at the client's location and covers subjects including products, jewellery and food amongst others. 
He performs all of his own post-production and retouching and produces print-ready CMYK artwork for clients.
He will present a selection of his images and talk about how they are produced and the challenges involved, including lighting and use of techniques including focus stacking and lens tilts, as well as retouching. 
See more at www.tonymayimages.com