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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

San Francisco

Dan Escobar Photographer Di...

Dan Escobar is a versatile director and photographer who is inspired by the execution of strong concepts. Whet...

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Events

No More Starving Artists: Attracting Clients Who Value What You Do

Mon 06 Feb, 2023
7:00pm–
Soho Photo Gallery
15 White Street
New York, NY 10013

Discussion with Monica Sigmon and Michael Taylor

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Diversity and Inclusion

Thu 18th Feb, 2021 / Insight

Diversity and Inclusion

Photographer Martine Séverin leads our working group on developing and implementing diversity and inclusion i...

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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 San Diego Presents Peer-to-Peer Critique

Wed 08 Feb, 2023
6:00pm–
5343 Banks Street
San Diego, CA 92110

Join APA San Diego and the photo community for an in-person conversation

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Awards

2023 Artist’s Perspective - Call for Entries

Sun 29th Jan, 2023 / Chicago

2023 Artist’s Perspective - Call for Entri...

Natasha Egan, Executive Director and MoCP curates APA Chicago’s 10th Annual Artist’s Perspective Personal ...

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APA DC Presents An Evening with Photographer Kate T. Parker

Thu 09 Feb – Thu 09 Feb, 2023
3pm PST, 5pm CST, 6pm EST

Zoom event on February 9th!

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Benefits

Pro Media 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 disc...

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Awards

APA New York’s Soho Photo Exhibit Gallery

Wed 18th Jan, 2023 / New York

APA New York’s Soho Photo Exhibit Gallery

View all the images from the juried exhibition by Elizabeth Avedon

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Announcing the APA Connected Community

Thu 15th Dec, 2022 / Member Benefit

Announcing the APA Connected Community

New private, online community exclusively for APA members at: apa.connectedcommunity.org

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New Member Benefits!

Wed 23rd Nov, 2022 / Member Benefit

New Member Benefits!

New benefits from NANUK and Crucial Crew

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