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APA works to protect image creators' rights through proactive advocacy and education. Our strong community provides opportunities; we offer a wide range of tangible benefits, including many that help our members succeed.

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Leaders

San Francisco

Clinton Perry Photography

My aim is to bring quality, creativity, and a unique perspective to every image I create. My experience...

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Events

APA Chicago Portfolio Reviews and Private Party, June 26, 2019

Wed 26 Jun, 2019
6:30pm–10:00pm
Trigger Chicago
2810 W Addison St
Chicago IL 60618

APA Chicago has assembled the brightest stars in the agent and consultant community to review photographer portfolios and we're capping it off with a mixer

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Awards

2019 APA Awards - Call for Entries

Thu 16th May, 2019 / National

2019 APA Awards - Call for Entries

Our annual competition is open to all photographers at every level, worldwide; everyone from emerging...

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News

APA Members Update Your Online Profile

Wed 06th Feb, 2019 / Member Benefit

APA Members Update Your Online Profile

Now is the time to set your location, add images, tag your specialties

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News

APA Business Insurance for Photographers

Tue 24th Jan, 2017

APA Business Insurance for...

APA Insurance Services (AIS) offers excellent equipment, liability and rental...

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APA Sourcebook 2019

Wed 12th Jun, 2019 / Recognition

APA Sourcebook 2019

The 2019 APA Sourcebooks shipped to ad agencies, editorial publications, design firms, and select companies...

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Benefits

Lürzer’s Int’l Archive

All APA members receive 40% off the cover price and can purchase an annual print subscription for just $66.30 or, full subscription for just $118.15 and you'll...

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Inspiration

Andrei Duman: Independent Excellence

Tue 11th Jun, 2019 / Los Angeles

Andrei Duman: Independent Excellence

On chasing challenges in every genre and style.

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News

Member Show: “Eyes Wide Open” Photographs by Bruce Byers and Jessica de Vreeze

Tue 04th Jun, 2019

Member Show: “Eyes Wide Open”...

Photographs by APA members Bruce Byers and Jessica de Vreeze

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Advocacy

The Launch of the American Society of Collective Rights Licensing Inc (“ASCRL”)

Authors and rights owners of visual works can register for free to become eligible to receive funds

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News

Expand Your Gear Capacity with Think Tank Photo’s Stash Master 13L Travel Cube

Thu 16th May, 2019

Expand Your Gear Capacity with Think...

Expand your gear capacity with the Stash Master 13L travel cube

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Inspiration

Osheen Harruthoonyan: Merging Macro and Micro

Tue 30th Apr, 2019 / National

Osheen Harruthoonyan: Merging Macro and Micro

Experimental photographer, Osheen Harruthoonyan, shares his unique process for stunning black and white film...

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News

Hire an APA Pro Assistant

Mon 08th Apr, 2019 / Member Benefit

Hire an APA Pro Assistant

APA Assistants: the sooner you complete your Assistant Profile the sooner you're more likely to get more work.

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Announcing our new APA Pro Media Photo Identification Cards

Thu 14th Mar, 2019 / Member Benefit

Announcing our new APA Pro Media Photo...

Available to order, now by Leader, Pro and Associate members

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