Become an ASMP Member

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Professional Member
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Professional Member
Description

Professional Membership is reserved for still and motion photographers of good moral character and reputation who have been actively and consistently engaged in professional practice for at least three years. Applicants must be sponsored by two ASMP Professional Members, who will vet the applicants based on the sponsorship guidelines. Professional Members have full voting privileges, may serve on the ASMP National Board of Directors, and receive three free portfolios in ASMP's searchable database Find a Photographer. Applicants seeking sponsors should contact their local chapter or email ASMP@vpconnection.com.

Membership Dues: $335/Year or $29.76/Month (includes 6.6% service charge),
plus a one-time $50 Find a Photographer setup fee

Your membership will be prorated to $111.66 and start on September 1.
All memberships expire on December 31.

 
Price
$111.66
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Associate Member
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Associate Member
Description

Still and motion photographers with less than three years of consistent professional experience, as well as professional assistants, digital techs, retouchers, CGI artists or any other associated imaging professionals who do not meet the criteria for the Professional Member category, may join ASMP as an Associate Member. Sponsorship is not required for Associate Membership. Associate Members may serve on the Board of Directors for their local chapter.

Membership Dues: $225/Year or $19.99/Month (includes 6.6% service charge)

Your membership will be prorated to $75 and start on September 1.
All memberships expire on December 31.

 
Price
$75.00
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Emerging Associate Member
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Emerging Associate Member
Description

Still and motion photographers, as well as professional assistants, digital techs, retouchers, CGI artists or any other associated imaging professionals, who are just starting out may participate in a one-year Emerging Associate membership category. At the end of one year, Emerging Associate Members are automatically raised to Associate Membership. Sponsorship is not required for Emerging Associate Membership. Emerging Associate Members may serve on the Board of Directors for their local chapter.

Membership Dues: $140/Year or $12.44/Month (includes 6.6% service charge)

Your membership will be prorated to $46.66 and start on September 1.
All memberships expire on December 31.

 
Price
$46.66
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Student Associate Member
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Student Associate Member
Description

Students majoring in photography or related imaging professions at a college or post-secondary level are eligible for Student Associate membership. Written proof of student status must be received before membership can be approved; click here for submission details. After completing a degree program, Student Associates may upgrade immediately or remain at this level for one additional year. Sponsorship is not required for Student Associate Membership. Student Associates may serve on the Board of Directors for their local chapter.

Membership Dues: $45/Year.

Your membership will be prorated to $15 and start on September 1.
All memberships expire on December 31.

 
Price
$15.00
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Educator Associate Member
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Educator Associate Member
Description

Educators who do not operate a professional still or motion photography business (and therefore do not qualify for Professional Membership) are eligible for Educator Associate membership. Written proof of full-time educator status must be received before membership can be approved; click here for submission details. Sponsorship is not required for Educator Associate Membership. Educator Associates may serve on the Board of Directors for their local chapter.

Membership Dues: $95/Year or $8.44/Month (includes 6.6% service charge)

Your membership will be prorated to $31.66 and start on September 1.
All memberships expire on December 31.

 
Price
$31.66
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Individual Affiliate Member
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Individual Affiliate Member
Description

Individuals who support, hire or supply services to photographers and do not qualify for any other category of membership may join as Individual Affiliate Members. Sponsorship is not required for Individual Affiliate Membership. Individual Affiliate Members may serve on the Board of Directors for their local chapter.

Membership Dues: $225/Year or $19.99/Month (includes 6.6% service charge)

Your membership will be prorated to $75 and start on September 1.
All memberships expire on December 31.

 
Price
$75.00