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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

Los Angeles

Jim McHugh Studio

The one person who has done more than anyone else to capture the artistic spirit of LA over the last four...

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Events

APA Atlanta June Fireside Chat

Wed 30 Jun, 2021
7:30pm–9:00pm
Treehouse Studios 642 North Avenue NW, Atlanta, GA 30318

A bi-monthly series that explores the ways Atlanta's photo community comes together to connect

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News

Diversity and Inclusion

Thu 18th Feb, 2021 / Insight

Diversity and Inclusion

APA is working to be a socially just and more inclusive organization.

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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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2021 APA Awards Call for Entries Now Open

Mon 07th Jun, 2021 /

2021 APA Awards Call for Entries Now Open

Enter the 2021 APA Awards today

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APA Wins Creative Award at CONNECTIONS Digital West Coast

Fri 04th Jun, 2021 / Recognition

APA Wins Creative Award at CONNECTIONS Digital...

Todd Baxter's Project Astoria Print Creative Awards Winner West Coast 2021

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Benefits

Light & Motion

The leader in portable lighting innovation since 1989

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Robert A. Ripps: Negativityness Abounds Exhibit

Tue 25th May, 2021 / Recognition

Robert A. Ripps: Negativityness Abounds Exhibit

Exhibition at Christine Frechard Gallery

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APA National ID Card Options for Members

Mon 17th May, 2021

APA National ID Card Options for...

We understand the importance of APA Member Identification, so we currently have...

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Stephen Voss: Protests, Insurrections and Bonsai Trees

Tue 11th May, 2021 / Recognition

Stephen Voss: Protests, Insurrections and Bonsai...

Interview with DC photojournalist Stephen Voss

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Awards

2021 APA Awards - Call for Entries

Tue 11th May, 2021 / National

2021 APA Awards - Call for Entries

Our Judges will select 43 APA Award Winners this year for 14 categories and one Best of Show.

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APA at Le Book CONNECTIONS

Tue 04th May, 2021 / Recognition

APA at Le Book CONNECTIONS

Connecting Creatives

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Inspiration

Barry Harley: Out of the Mines

Tue 13th Apr, 2021 /

Barry Harley: Out of the Mines

Focus on Empowering Congolese Women

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