We are an Association whose members are amongst the leading baby and newborn photographers in the world.
Our Association promotes safe working practices amongst newborn and baby photography, and we are dedicated to ensuring that baby’s comfort and safety takes priority whilst our members create beautiful images for parents to treasure.
We support newborn and baby photographers, providing direct training to members on all aspects of running a newborn photography business and facilitating pratical training events around the country.
Helen McGlynn launched her first business aged 23 and has since worked in sales and marketing for small and medium sized business across the UK. Always interested in photography, Helen took the opportunity to work professionally as a photographer after selling her business in 2009, firstly working as a commercial photographer shooting buildings and interiors. After the birth of her daughter in 2011 Helen began offering baby and family portraits. She continues to shoot part time, whilst managing BANPAS takes up the greater part of the working week.
Emma Canham has always worked in creative industries and first picked up a camera as a child.
Having worked in the photography industry for many years, Emma has an acute understanding of the business support needs photographers have.