Association ISSP is a non-commercial education and networking platform for photographers in Latvia and internationally, that works to offer high-quality alternative education for young photographers and to encourage the cross-border exchange of ideas in the art of photography.

Since its establishment in 2006, ISSP has yearly run the International Summer School of Photography, curated a number of exhibitions, initiated international and local photo-education projects, produced a series of publications and catalogues, established a contemporary photography education programme in Latvia, and gathered a thriving community of young photographers in Latvia and abroad.