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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

Northwest

Chelle Caldwell...

A portrait and lifestyle photographer based in Woodinville, WA and servicing the Greater Seattle area....

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Events

APA NY Guided Exhibition Tour, Morgan Library,  May 23, 2019

Thu 23 May, 2019
3:30pm–4:30pm
Morgan Library & Museum
225 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016

Join us on Thursday, May 23rd for a free guided tour for APA Members only at the Morgan Library & Museum

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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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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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Events

APA SD Architecture Roundtable, May 23, 2019

Thu 23 May, 2019
6:30pm–8:30pm
John Durant's Studio
3421 Tripp Court
Studio 4
San Diego, CA 92121

Architectural photographer, John Durant, talks business practices, photographic techniques, rights, usage and more

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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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Events

APA LA Members Only Portfolio Review, June 8, 2019

Sat 08 Jun, 2019
9:00am–3:00pm
RPA Agency
2525 Colorado Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Register now: Open to Associate, Professional, and Leader level members

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News

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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News

APA Chicago 2019 Artist Perspective Online Gallery

Wed 20th Feb, 2019 / Recognition

APA Chicago 2019 Artist Perspective Online...

Liz Miller-Gershfeld, VP, Executive Art Producer at Energy BBDO has selected 65 images from 45 photographers...

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Advocacy

CASE Act introduced in House and Senate

Copyright Alliance and Visual Associations Applaud the News

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News

Plan to Attend a Photo Workshop in 2019

Sat 16th Feb, 2019 / Member Benefit

Plan to Attend a Photo Workshop in 2019

APA Members receive a discount at photo workshops designed for Pros

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News

Corina Marie Howell Joins the Board of APA National

Tue 15th Jan, 2019 / Miscellaneous

Corina Marie Howell Joins the Board of APA...

APA welcomes our newest VP

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21st Annual APA SF Something Personal Gallery

Sat 05th Jan, 2019 / Recognition

21st Annual APA SF Something Personal Gallery

View the impressive top 200 photographs selected by the judges

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