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APA Assistants: the sooner you complete your Assistant Profile the sooner you're more likely to get more work.

Mon 08th Apr, 2019

By Creative Arc in Member Benefit

APA has developed a brand new state of the art Assistant search with 28 relevant, contemporary Assistant Skills (listed below).

As soon as our Assistant members update their Profiles, photographers from all over the country will be able to easily find qualified professional assistants for almost every kind of assignment.

1. APA Assistants: The sooner you login and complete your Pro Assistant Profile, the sooner you are more likely to get more work.

2. The higher up your member level, the more Assistant Skills you can select (and the more searchable specialties & portfolio images you are entitled to) -- plus the higher up in the search results you will appear.

Member Level         Number of Specialties / Skills & Images

Leader                           10

Pro                                  8

Associate                       5

Supporter                       3

Contributor                    1

APA will be proactively promoting Hire An APA Pro Assistant to pro photographers across the country, so it's to your advantage that you take a few minutes now to complete your new Hire an APA Pro Assistant Profile.

3. If you would like to upgrade your member level, please send an email to

4. If you are a photographer and an assistant, you can now show up in either search results, by selecting Photographer for your primary profession, then on the same Edit Specialties page, you will see "Assistant" -- use that pull-down to select "I am also an Assistant" and select your assistant specialties / skill set. Click "Update Profile".

5. As soon as you have completed your Pro Assistant Profile, be sure to double check it at the Hire an APA Pro search, here. And remember to always keep it up to date!

Not an APA Member yet? Join today! Don't miss out on any lucrative job opportunities.

Here is the complete list of all APA Member Specialties

Assistant Skills

Digital Tech - Capture One    
Digital Tech - Lightroom    
Digital Tech - Motion    
Digital Tech - Stills    
DSLR - Sony    
DSLR - Canon    
DSLR - Nikon    
Equipment Truck/Van    
Gaffer - Hot Lights    
Grip - Rigging    
Medium Format    
Medium Format - Hasselblad    
Medium Format - Phase One    
Outdoor Lighting    
Strobes - Bowens    
Strobes - Broncolor    
Strobes - Norman    
Strobes - Dynalite    
Strobes - Elinchrom    
Strobes - Hensel    
Strobes - Impact    
Strobes - Profoto    
Video / Motion    
Video / Motion - Audio

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