Chapter Benefits


In addition to APA|NY Chapter Benefits, all APA members are eligible for National Member Rewards including:


  • Clickbooq
  • Production Paradise
  • Agency Access
  • PhotoShelter
  • liveBooks
  • Yodelist
  • PhotoServe
  • Altpick
  • Dripbook


  • Apple Discounts
  • BlinkBid
  • Cradoc fotoSoftware


  • Pro Photo Daily
  • Resource Magazine Subscription
  • PDN Magazine


  • APA National Payroll
  • AbelCine
  • DriveSavers Data Recovery


  • Freedom Merchants credit-card processing


  • APA Chapters’ Membership Benefits
  • Legal Consultations and Referrals
  • Premium Video Vault (Members Only) and Public Video Vault
  • Portfolio in APA Creative Network
  • Discounts on Events and Competitions
  • APA Member Pro Media Card
  • Access to Members-Only Content
  • Professional Insurance Plans
  • Join a Chapter Success Team
  • Chapter Portfolio Reviews

CLICK HERE for more info


ADORAMA is more than a camera store; it’s one of the world’s largest photography, video, imaging and electronics retailers. Members of APA|NY receive:

A. Access to our Rent to Buy program ( to turn your rentals into store credit.

B. A robust schedule of free events ( for entrepreneurs in the imaging industries.

C. Undivided attention from our AdoramaPro associates, professionals in their own fields, to help you understand how to best achieve the results you want

D. We have a salesperson dedicated for any electronic shopping needs; contact Eli at for phone and online orders

E. Lastly, Adorama is proud to announce a new partnership with PhotoTech, New York’s premier photo and tech repair center. If your equipment is in need of a tune up or repair, you can now drop off your gear at Adorama for servicing with PhotoTech.

Visit us online at to see all that we have to offer, but be sure to visit us at our store at 42 W 18th St, New York, NY 10011 to capitalize on the many discounts and programs we offer to APA|NY members.

Agency Access

APA members receive a 15% discount on any Agency Access database. Agency Access provides a team of experts who support APA member photographers career. Their services include:

  • Database – browse over 90,000 potential creative clients worldwide, from ad agencies, graphic design firms, magazines, book publishing, corporate direct companies and more
  • Email marketing – send well-designed email campaigns to potential creative clients with tracking capabilities
  • Printing & direct mailing services – print and send beautiful mail pieces for you at extra affordable rates
  • Cold-calling – We cold-call potential creative clients to book you meetings and get requests for your electronic portfolio
  • Design services – We design logos, emails templates, direct mail cards and more
  • Consulting – get one-on-one advice from top industry consultants. The roster of consultants includes Kristina Hicks, Lynn Kyle, Karen D’Silvia, Andrea Maurio, Amanda Sosa Stone and Jennifer Kilberg.
  • Campaign Manager Pro and Lite – Select from two marketing programs executed by a dedicated Campaign Manager, Marketing Consultant, Designer, Email Coordinator and a Phone Marketing Specialist with your help.

Check out what’s brewing at The Lab, our Q&A hub where industry experts & creatives answer photographers’ questions.

Allworth Press

Allworth publishes business and self-help books for artists, designers, photographers, writers, and film and performing artists, as well as books about business, law, and personal finance for the general public. APA members get a 15% off any online order.

Contact for the discount code.

CSI Rentals

CSI Rentals kindly offers a special 15% Discount to APA Members!

Discount includes rentals of all:

  • Cameras,
  • Lenses
  • Strobe
  • Computer
  • Video

Just present membership card at pick up for your discount.

Duggal Visual Solutions

As NYC’s premier lab and digital photography facility, it has been serving professionals, students and photography enthusiasts for over half a century.  In 2014, Duggal re-invented the retail experience at it’s legendary photo district store.  Designed as an interactive space where photographers can explore ideas and discuss their latest project with our dedicated team; it featured viewing walls, balanced lighting, hands-on computers, and the broadest range of papers, substrates, mounting and display options.

Eagles Nest Studios

Special Weekend Test Rate for APA|NY members.

Eagles Nest Studios is pleased to offer all APA members a special weekend rate of just $400/day. This includes all in-house grip PLUS one pack, one head and an umbrella. Call and book your test shoot today: 212-736-6221.

iHeart Marketing

“M” word got you down? Marketing can be FUN! Work one-on-one with Heather Lefort from iHeart Marketing to create a customized marketing roadmap that you CAN navigate yourself. Schedule your FREE consult today.  APA members receive 15% discount on any new services, or 20% discount on any renewed services.

For more information, please visit or 631-878-1100

Image Powerhouse

Image Powerhouse is now offering an exclusive APA Members only 10% discount at Image Powerhouse as well as the opportunity to use 10% of the total booking toward a rental at Adorama!

Please have your active APA ID card when booking. 

For more details, contact or 212-920-5036

Lafayette Digital Bureau

Lafayette Digital is a full service digital rental house, offering digital gear, digital techs, photo & video post production. They are now offering APA members a 20% discount off their services

For more information, contact Joseph Overbey or 917-593-5705

Max Kleynburd & Co.

Max Kleynburd & Co.
Accountants and Advisors

Max Kleynburd & Co., located at 1375 Broadway, is an accounting firm that specializes in handling the needs of photographers.

APA Members receive a 15% accommodation on fees in their first year of service.
phone:  212-427-4500 ext.205 
twitter: @NYCaccountant

Noble Desktop


Members get 15% off exceptional training courses:

  • Web Design
  • Web Development
  • UX Design
  • Digital Publishing
  • Photo Retouching

For more details, contact or 212-226-4149


Our PhotoServe Premium portfolio of 300 image storage & 7online galleries is available to all APA members for $560. Our regular price is $800.

The Premium portfolio on includes:

  • Subscriptions to PDN and Rangefinder magazines in print, online, digital editions
  • Listing on portfolio display site- hot links, 10 searchable specialties
  • Discounts of 30% on contest entry fees for all PDN and WPPI contests
  • Discounts and early registration for PhotoPlus International Conference & Expo shows
  • Vendor / association discounts -TCP Insurance, ASMP, BlinkBid and more ( keeps growing)


  • Top10 Monthly Pick Promotion on the site
  • 7 galleries-300 still image storage & video
  • Custom Surveillance editorial content, daily news on PhotoServe, Facebook, Twitter
  • 1/4 print ad on PhotoServe page in PDN with distribution to 5,000 creatives  monthly
  • Work promoted online, newsletters to15,000 creatives, direct mail, weekly blog posts

Photoserve has partnered up to receive a 20% discount with TCP Photo Insurance. All APA members who get a PhotoServe portfolio and is also a new subscriber to TCP, will get a 20% discount on insurance.

Do check out the membership page at

For any inquiries, contact Noah Christensen at or 646-668-3708


Rayographix was founded by photographer Ray Henders to provide a unique, collaborative, digital printing environment where the artist is part of the printmaking process.

Rayographix is now offering 15% off all print orders to APA members. 

Services include:

  • archival pigmented inkjet prints
  • large format 54” photo rag, photo rc, canvas
  • hi-res scanning from flat art or film
  • digital photography of artwork
  • retouching/color correction
  • framing/mounting capabilities

For more details, contact Ray Henders or 917-627-3271

SoHo Soleil Creative Spaces

It is our pleasure to offer APA members who identify themselves at the initial inquiry a 10% day rate reduction at SoHoSoleil locations. Please check out the Venues page of our website for photos of our SoHo spaces:

  • lofts
  • daylight studio
  • living environments
  • gourmet kitchens
  • bedrooms
  • large shooting fire escapes
  • grand pianos
  • fire places
  • real operating room and homes in NYC

Additional discounts may be available at the CornerLight location 48 hours in advance. SoHoSoleil has been a proud APA Sponsor for many years.

For more details, contact or 212-431-8824

Studios LIC

Studios LIC offers APA|NY Members a free “Fidelity Membership” (normally $149 per year)

Long Island City studio with four spaces and 3000 s.f. open 7 days a week, memberships available

APA|NY Member Benefit include:

- 15% discount on each booking
- 1 free booking every 10 paid bookings
- discount on future classes/workshop

APA|NY members will receive 1 month free or a free iPad when you sign up for one our Studios LIC Memberships: BASIC, PREMIUM, PREMIUM+. These Membership Packages are based on a 1-year agreement.

Studios LIC is conveniently located in Long Island City - for more info, go to: Studios LIC Memberships

Tether Tools

APA|NY Members, save 15% off your next Tether Tools order by using our affiliate site here discount code "apany"

Tether Tools® provides innovative workstation solutions for photographers and filmmakers shooting tethered both in studio and on location shoots. With tablet, laptop, monitor, and phone mounts that integrate directly with your existing photography gear, Tether Tools can help you build a workstation that meets your needs. Tether Tools unique workflow solutions are available online at, and at select photography dealers worldwide.

Think Tank Photo

Welcome Members and Friends of APA|NY.

Please enjoy special incentives on our amazing products from Think Tank Photo through our affiliate site here

You will receive the best pricing, free shipping, Think Tank’s famous “No Rhetoric” warranty, the best customer service in the industry, and a Think Tank product for free every time you place an order for $50 or more, just use this code in the Affiliate Link Box in the shopping cart: 140653.3fb790

Not only that, Think Tank supports APA through a donation with every order placed by our members.

Vista + CRC Imaging Group

We are a NYC Pro Photo Lab in the Flatiron NYC offering Large Format Digital Printing and Gallery Mounting. It is our pleasure to offer members of APA|NY discounts when utilizing our services. Please show us your APA membership card and we will honor the following discounts with a minimum purchase of $50: 

  • 20% off of large format and fine art printing
  • 20% off of mounting
  • 25% off of printing and scanning
  • 30% off of processing

Visit us at for more information.


Zipcar is pleased to offer all APA|NY Members a DISCOUNTED ANNUAL BUSINESS MEMBERSHIP of $25 (a significant savings) AND Low Hourly and Daily Rates. Gas, insurance and parking are included with every reservation. All you have to do is drive!

Whether for business or pleasure, drive cars by the hour or by the day hassle-free, 24/7. With a Zipcard in your pocket, you can enjoy instant access to a variety of great new cars — near work, transit, and home, parked in designated Zipcar spots all over the city.

To join the APA|NY account (membership will be verified)

Email us with any problems at

Zipcar gives you access to over 700 cars in the Zipcar network in metro Boston, Washington DC, New York, and San Francisco. To learn more and find locations visit

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Exhibitions & Contests


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