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American Photographic Artists (APA) offers inspiration, education and advocacy. Our membership structure gives every photographer an affordable way to belong to a community of like-minded professionals.

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Leaders

Washington, DC

Stephen Voss Photography

Portrait and editorial photographer based in Washington, DC.

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Events

APA Scope - “My name is Robb and my voice is f$96^ed up”

Mon 23 May – Mon 23 May, 2022
4 pm PT, 6 pm CT, 7 pm ET

Monthly Conversation on Diversity & Inclusion

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News

Internationally Renowned Photographers Unite to Launch Images for Humanit

Wed 18th May, 2022 /

Internationally Renowned Photographers Unite to...

The 501(c)(3) organization kicks off work with a print sale benefitting the Ukrainian Red Cross

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News

Announcing the 2022 APA Awards’ Prizes

Wed 04th May, 2022 /

Announcing the 2022 APA Awards’ Prizes

Thousands of dollars of prizes for the winners of this year's contest

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Events

APA DC: 30 Minutes with Peter Grill

Tue 31 May – Tue 31 May, 2022
9 am PT, 11 am CT, 12 pm ET

In conversation with photographer and owner operator of Format Capture

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News

Download the 2022 APA National Sourcebook PDF

Thu 24th Mar, 2022 /

Download the 2022 APA National Sourcebook PDF

This year's impressive Sourcebook is now available (as a PDF)

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Events

APA DC Presents Financial Planning for Creatives

Tue 14 Jun – Tue 14 Jun, 2022
8 am PT, 10 am CT, 11 am ET

With Leo Tucker, Managing Director at Northwestern Mutual DC

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Benefits

Blurb Discounts

APA members receive a 30% discount on any Blurb product: Photo Books, Wall Art, Trade Books, Magazines, Notebooks, and more. This partner discount is good 365...

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Inspiration

Mila Ugryn’s “Ukrainianness”

Wed 23rd Mar, 2022 /

Mila Ugryn’s “Ukrainianness”

Ukrainian photographer, "Ya Vilna" Portrait Project

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News

Meet Deborah Gilbert - APA NY’s New Regional Director

Tue 08th Feb, 2022

Meet Deborah Gilbert - APA NY’s...

APA NY is proud to announce our new Regional Director Deborah Gilbert

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Advocacy

Help Pass the Freelance Isn’t Free Act

Protection for Freelance Workers

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Inspiration

Lindsay Siu; Something Personal

Thu 27th Jan, 2022 /

Lindsay Siu; Something Personal

Interview with commercial and fine art photographer Lindsay Siu

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Inspiration

Barry Grossman: Honoring the Geometry of Space

Mon 10th Jan, 2022 /

Barry Grossman: Honoring the Geometry of Space

Architectural and interior design photographer

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Awards

2021 Something Personal Exhibition Gallery

Sat 11th Dec, 2021 / San Francisco

2021 Something Personal Exhibition Gallery

The 24th annual, impressive 100-image Gallery is now online!

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