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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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Events

APA LA Portfolio Review August 15, 2020

Sat 15 Aug – Sat 15 Aug, 2020

Registration Open for APA Associate, Professional and Leader Members Only

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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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Inspiration

Inti St. Clair: Sharing the Light

Fri 24th Jul, 2020 / San Diego

Inti St. Clair: Sharing the Light

Get to know Inti, who has recently joined APA’s National Board, and find out how she uses her enthusiastic...

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Events

APA NY World Photo Fest - Zoom All Day, August 19, 2020

Wed 19 Aug – Wed 19 Aug, 2020
online

Join us for our first online photo festival in celebration of World Photography Day

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News

Sean C. Rice on Running a Safe, Healthy Photo Shoot

Sun 19th Jul, 2020 / Insight

Sean C. Rice on Running a Safe, Healthy Photo...

Sean talks about the safety measures he and his crew took to make sure everyone on set felt comfortable during...

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Inspiration

Clark Vandergrift’s Tribute to the First-Responder in His Family

Fri 10th Jul, 2020 / Washington, DC

Clark Vandergrift’s Tribute to the...

The photographer/self-assigned video.

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Events

APA NY Upping Your Livestream Game August 25, 2020

Tue 25 Aug, 2020
4:00pm–

APA NY board member Paul Ip and APA NY Chair Travis Keyes discuss the gear you need

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News

Laurie Frankel Launches Charity to Support Families, Honor Frontline Workers, and Promote Mask Use

Fri 10th Jul, 2020

Laurie Frankel Launches Charity to...

By calling on the help from the creative community, the photographer was able to...

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APA Sourcebook 2020 - PDF Available for Download

Wed 06th May, 2020 / Member Benefit

APA Sourcebook 2020 - PDF Available for Download

The 2020 edition of APA's Sourcebook is available for download right now. The work is incredibly strong and we...

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Advocacy

Paycheck Protection Program Important Updates

An update to provide easy-to-follow guidance on recent changes to PPP.

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News

Watch Recent APA Online Events on Our YouTube Channel

Tue 28th Apr, 2020

Watch Recent APA Online Events on Our...

Missed one of our popular Zoom discussions? Watch APA events for free, here,...

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News

Art for Assistants Fundraiser

Mon 20th Apr, 2020 / Recognition

Art for Assistants Fundraiser

The sale of limited edition prints help support photo assistants

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Inspiration

Samantha Isom: Busting Through Biases

Wed 01st Apr, 2020 / New York

Samantha Isom: Busting Through Biases

Photographer, Film-Makers, Creator of the blog and online travel show – Brown Passport

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News

APA Coronavirus Resource Hub

Sun 29th Mar, 2020 / Insight

APA Coronavirus Resource Hub

Links to Resources From Financial to Inspirational

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