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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

San Francisco

Mel Lindstrom

Mel Lindstrom is an award-winning commercial advertising photographer with more than 20 years experience creat...

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Events

APA Soho Week

Tue 06 Dec – Sun 11 Dec, 2022
Soho Gallery
15 White St.
New York, NY 10013

APA New York programming at Soho Gallery, December 6 - 11

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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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APA Business Insurance for Photographers

Tue 24th Jan, 2017

APA Business Insurance for Photographe...

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

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Events

APA New York Soho Photo Gallery Show

Tue 06 Dec, 2022
6:00pm–8:30pm
Soho Photo Gallery
15 White Street
New York, NY 10013

Opening Night Reception

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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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Awards

Untitled 2022: A Photographic Exhibition

Mon 14th Nov, 2022 /

Untitled 2022: A Photographic Exhibition

Announcing Untitled 2022 Winners

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Events

APA DC Presents An Evening with Photographer Devin Allen

Wed 07 Dec, 2022
7:00pm–8:00pm
The Potter's House
1658 Columbia Road Northwest
Washington, DC 20009

A presentation and book signing event

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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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Images for Humanity; Support for Ukraine

Tue 27th Sep, 2022 / Recognition

Images for Humanity; Support for Ukraine

APA Members Max Hirshfeld and Andy Anderson spearhead Ukraine relief efforts through photography

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APA LA Focus Mentorship Program

Thu 04th Aug, 2022

APA LA Focus Mentorship Program

APA LA Members Only. Applications accepted starting August 15th, 2022 for enrol...

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Awards

Announcing the 2022 APA Awards Series Winners

Thu 04th Aug, 2022 /

Announcing the 2022 APA Awards Series Winners

Diana Cheren Nygren wins First Place for Series

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Awards

Announcing the 2022 APA Awards Category Winners

Wed 03rd Aug, 2022 /

Announcing the 2022 APA Awards Category Winners

Samantha Wolov wins Best of Show

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Download the 2022 APA National Sourcebook PDF

Thu 24th Mar, 2022 /

Download the 2022 APA National Sourcebook PDF

This year's impressive Sourcebook is now available (as a PDF)

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