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Why Join APA?

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

Atlanta

George Kamper...

George's quest for beautiful imagery allows him to work successfully in a wide range of disciplines. Inspired...

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Events

APA NY Knowledge Bank: Make Your images Pop with Capture One

Sun 29 Nov, 2020
6:00pm–9:00pm
Online - Eastern Standard Time

A live editing session using your RAW images and Capture One

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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 2020 Survey

Thu 19th Nov, 2020 /

APA 2020 Survey

Your voice is needed to help shape the future of APA.

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Events

APA DC 30 Minutes with Carleen Martin Mitchell

Tue 01 Dec, 2020
11:00am–12:00pm
Online Eastern Standard Time

D.C. Based Photo and video producer Carleen Martin discusses tips on producing your own shoots.

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Awards

APA San Diego 2020 Untitled Exhibition Winners

Tue 10th Nov, 2020 / San Diego

APA San Diego 2020 Untitled Exhibition Winners

Rosey Lakos from Godfrey Dadich Partners judged APA SD’s Untitled 2020 competition and selected 20 images...

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News

Biz Talk – The Tough Conversation Recap

Mon 09th Nov, 2020

Biz Talk – The Tough Conversation...

RECAP: Having a plan B (C&D) for your next photo shoot during the pandemic

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Events

APA LA Know Your Business-From The Client Call to The Finished Project

Thu 03 Dec – Thu 03 Dec, 2020
Online
Starts 12:00 Pacific time
2 hours

With APA National Board Member Dana Hursey (photographer) and Rebecca Schatten (producer-Arpen Productions)

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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...

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Inspiration

Weston Fuller: North of Know-How

Wed 04th Nov, 2020 / San Diego

Weston Fuller: North of Know-How

On reaching the place where pictures are created by imagination.

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Revisit APA at Palm Springs Photo Festival 2020

Tue 29th Sep, 2020 / Insight

Revisit APA at Palm Springs Photo Festival 2020

Come back and view all the APA events you missed!

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Advocacy

Copyright and the Internet in 2020

Reactions to the Copyright Office's Report on the Efficacy of 17 U.S.C. 512 After Two Decades

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News

APA Launches Committee for Diversity + Inclusion

Mon 28th Sep, 2020 / National

APA Launches Committee for Diversity + Inclusion

This Diversity Committee is charged with clearing a path to success for its members who are traditionally...

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Why Photographers Might Need a Photo Payroll Company

Thu 24th Sep, 2020 / Miscellaneous

Why Photographers Might Need a Photo Payroll...

Payroll administration is a necessary albeit tedious part of the job.

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Natalie Faye BTS: “Samsung Terrace”

Wed 05th Aug, 2020 / Recognition

Natalie Faye BTS: “Samsung Terrace”

Go behind-the-scenes with Natalie Faye’s campaign for Samsung’s first outdoor TV.

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