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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

Atlanta

Bob Schatz, Photographer

Bob is a commercial photographer based for over 35 years in Nashville, Tennessee, now with a studio near...

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Events

On Set With Joe Pugliese

Mon 24 Jan – Mon 24 Jan, 2022
8 pm EST

Pulling back the curtain with the industry's leading current and former on-set assistants

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News

Diversity and Inclusion

Thu 18th Feb, 2021 / Insight

Diversity and Inclusion

APA is working to be a socially just and more inclusive organization.

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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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Events

APA DC: Tax Workshop for Photographers

Tue 25 Jan – Tue 25 Jan, 2022
7 am PST, 9 am CST, 10 am EST

Discussion on typical tax deductions and strategies for self-employed photographers

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Inspiration

Barry Grossman: Honoring the Geometry of Space

Mon 10th Jan, 2022 /

Barry Grossman: Honoring the Geometry of Space

Architectural and interior design photographer

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Announcing APA 2022 National Executive Board of Directors

Wed 05th Jan, 2022 / Recognition

Announcing APA 2022 National Executive Board of...

APA is pleased to announce our 2022 National Board of Directors

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Events

APA New York: Nick Brandt, The Day May Break

Thu 03 Feb – Thu 03 Feb, 2022
4 pm PST, 6 pm CST, 7 pm EST

Photographer as Environmental Activist

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Benefits

Hire An APA Pro - Easy steps to update your Member Profile

For best resuts, please carefully read and follow these quick procedures

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Awards

APA SF Something Personal Exhibition Gallery

Sat 11th Dec, 2021 / San Francisco

APA SF Something Personal Exhibition Gallery

The 24th annual, impressive 100-image Gallery is now online!

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In Training by Stephen Voss

Mon 06th Dec, 2021 / Recognition

In Training by Stephen Voss

Book discount for APA Members

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Awards

Untitled 2021: A Photographic Exhibition

Fri 05th Nov, 2021 / San Diego

Untitled 2021: A Photographic Exhibition

Top 21 Images Announced

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Inspiration

Hugh Kretschmer’s Imaginings

Tue 26th Oct, 2021 /

Hugh Kretschmer’s Imaginings

Imagine the Imagination exhibition in South Korea

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Inspiration

Anna and Jordan Rathkopf: Her2

Fri 22nd Oct, 2021 /

Anna and Jordan Rathkopf: Her2

Our Personal Breast Cancer Experience

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Bill Bernstein’s Last Dance

Mon 18th Oct, 2021 / Recognition

Bill Bernstein’s Last Dance

Photo book commemorating the 1970s NYC disco scene

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