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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

New York

Gerardo Somoza Photography

My work fashion includes runway shows, lookbooks and catalogs for leading fashion houses. Among them are DKNY,...

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Events

APA LA | Off the Clock 2024 Meet the Curator

Mon 26 Feb – Mon 26 Feb, 2024
3 pm PST, 5 pm CST, 6 pm EST

George Kocis, Director & Partner at Staley-Wise Gallery

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Business Insurance for Photographers

Tue 24th Jan, 2017

Business Insurance for Photographers

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

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Events

APA NY | Art Saves Lives

Thu 29 Feb, 2024
7:00pm–
Soho Photo Gallery
15 White Street
Tribeca

Creating Photographs the Shout with Marky Kauffmann

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News

Introducing Think Tank’s Backlight Sprint

Fri 19th Jan, 2024

Introducing Think Tank’s Backlig...

Slim, lightweight backpack

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Events

APA | DC: Members Mixer

Sat 02 Mar, 2024
2:00pm–4:00pm
Creative Hands Studio
52 O Street NW, Unit 208
Washington, DC 20001

Members only mixer at Creative Hands Studio

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Benefits

Hire An APA Pro

Our member portfolio search is a great way to market your work directly to agency creatives, art buyers, photo producers, and corporate direct clients. This ben...

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Advocacy

Jeff Sedlik Testifies in AI Hearing on APA’s Behalf

House holds hearing to examine the intersection of generative AI and copyright law

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News

Howard Schatz’s PAIRS

Wed 27th Sep, 2023 /

Howard Schatz’s PAIRS

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Awards

Announcing the 2023 APA Awards Category Winners!

Wed 16th Aug, 2023

Announcing the 2023 APA Awards Categor...

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Awards

Announcing the 2023 APA Awards AI Winners!

Tue 15th Aug, 2023

Announcing the 2023 APA Awards AI Winn...

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Awards

Announcing the 2023 APA Awards Series Winners!

Mon 14th Aug, 2023

Announcing the 2023 APA Awards Series ...

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