APA National - American Photographic Artists - Benefits, Educational Programs and Business Resources to help Photographers

Join APA

Why Join APA?

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.

Learn More

Leaders

San Diego

Abi Fields

Abi Fields is a documentary travel photographer based in Austin, Texas. She specializes in humanitarian and...

More

Events

APA San Diego: An Evening with Frank Ockenfels 3, Jan 23, 2020

Thu 23 Jan, 2020
6:00pm–8:30pm
Museum of Photographic Arts
1549 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101

Photographic talk, slide show and book signing at MOPA

More

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

More

News

APA Business Insurance for Photographers

Tue 24th Jan, 2017

APA Business Insurance for...

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

More

Events

2020 Artist’s Perspective Personal Work Exhibition Jan 24

Fri 24 Jan, 2020
7:00pm–11:00pm
Bridgeport Art Center
1200 W 35th Street
3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60609

Catherine Edelman, owner of Catherine Edelman Gallery has selected 41 images from 25 photographers for our one-night exhibition on January 24, 2020.

More

Inspiration

Scott Van Osdol: The Vision Thing

Sat 18th Jan, 2020 / San Diego

Scott Van Osdol: The Vision Thing

On mixing his efforts between commercial and pro-bono work.

More

News

Meet the Curator of APA LA’s 2020 Off The Clock: David Fahey

Sun 12th Jan, 2020

Meet the Curator of APA LA’s...

Fahey/Klein Gallery

More

Benefits

APA Member Pro Media Photo ID Card

The APA Member Pro Media Photo ID Card is specifically designed to help expedite quick check-in service at airports, as well as to facilitate the pro media...

More

News

View APA San Francisco 2019 Something Personal Exhibition Online Gallery

Fri 03rd Jan, 2020 / Recognition

View APA San Francisco 2019 Something Personal...

Including 100 shown at the exhibition plus 100 more!

More

News

APA LA: Off The Clock 2020

Tue 17th Dec, 2019 / Recognition

APA LA: Off The Clock 2020

Jan 1, 2020 Call for Entries begin

More

News

Frank Ockenfels 3, Book Gallery Exhibition and Book Release

Fri 29th Nov, 2019 / Recognition

Frank Ockenfels 3, Book Gallery Exhibition and...

Publishes his first book, Volume 3, Opening and Talk at Fahey Klein Gallery Dec. 2019

More

Inspiration

Brooke Hummer: Cats, Women, and Art

Thu 28th Nov, 2019 / Chicago

Brooke Hummer: Cats, Women, and Art

Brooke Hummer discusses her process and inspirations.

More

News

Untitled 2019 Winners Announced

Thu 28th Nov, 2019 / Recognition

Untitled 2019 Winners Announced

Announcing the winners of the 2019 Untitled Photography Exhibition

More

News

Stephen Wilkes, Gallery Exhibitions and Book Release

Tue 26th Nov, 2019 / Miscellaneous

Stephen Wilkes, Gallery Exhibitions and Book...

Day for Night book launch and exhibitions in NY and LA

More