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ASPP Winter Party 2016

December 5th, 2016 No comments


Celebrate the Holidays with ASPP NY Chapter Members and Friends at our Annual Winter Party!

December 13th, 2016 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Empire State Building
350 Fifth Ave 21st Floor, NYC

During the party we will honor and celebrate our 50th Anniversary and ASPP’s 2016 Jane Kinne Picture Professional of the Year

Admission is free for ASPP Members and $50 for Non-Members Join now and get into the party free!

Special thanks to our amazing sponsors

Media Bakery

Cowan, DeBaets, Abrahams & Sheppard

Science Source

Danita Delimont

Magnum Photos


Fundamental Photographs

The Image Works

Ilene Bellovin

* Advance registration and picture ID will be required to attend. Registration closes Dec. 10, at noon EST.

* Security at the Empire State Building is tight. People who are not on the guest list will be turned away.

Please be sure to RSVP if you plan to attend.


DC Photographers Creative Happy Hour

February 3rd, 2015 No comments

DC Creative Happy Hour “Let’s buy them a Drink”


A MEMBERS ONLY event hosted by ASMP DC and APA DC.

Tuesday, February 17th at 6:00 in the evening

The DC chapters of ASMP and APA have invited DC Ad Club, AIGA, AWC-DC, and other movers and shakers in the industry for drinks, light conversation, and general good cheer.

Your registration fee entitles you to one drink and also buys a drink for one of our guests! Lite fare will be provided.

Local 16
1602 U St NW, Washington DC

$15.00 – ASMP member

RSVP / Registration

PS: Please no portfolio’s, this is a good cheer networking event. Let’s keep it friendly.


ASPP DC’s Oh DAM! Where is that photo?

September 11th, 2013 No comments


As we shoot more and more digital images, categorizing, finding and storing those visual media files is ever so important. Having a systematic, organized and retrievable structure in place saves you valuable time and money.

In this presentation you will hear from Digital Asset Management professionals, they will discuss key elements in devising a system that works for you. Steps you can incorporate in your workflow that will help you sort, categorize and retrieve your valuable files.

Boston University Center for Digital Imaging
Arts?Foundry Building – Studio A – Lower Level
1055 Thomas Jefferson Street, NW
Washington, DC 20007

ASPP members FREE (use promo code ASPPDCFREE)
CDIA students FREE (use promo code CDIASTUDENT)
Professional Association Members $10 (use promo code ASPPFRIEND)
Non ASPP members $15


ASPP Magazine Issue 1, 2013 Digital Edition

May 30th, 2013 No comments

ASPP’s quarterly magazine, The Picture Professional, is once again available  as a digital version.

If you haven’t yet joined ASPP, or if your membership has expired, please take a few minutes today to join or renew. With your support ASPP can continue to publish great content.

Please click on the CORBIS intro page below to access the magazine on  ASPP’s Issuu platform, or use this URL:

Circulate this issue with others!






ASPP’s New Office Location

April 9th, 2013 No comments



ASPP has a new mailing address and telephone number. Their website ( and all ASPP email addresses will remain the same!

To reach ASPP by post or phone:

American Society of Picture Professionals
12126 Highway 14 North, Suite A-4
Cedar Crest NM 87008
Tel: (505) 281-3177



ASPP’s What’s Next? 2.0

October 25th, 2011 No comments



ASPP Event List

October 25th, 2011 No comments


October 27th: Behind the Photographer’s Lens. An Oral History Project in conjunction with American University

Come be a part of the studio audience! Here’s a wonderful opportunity to listen in on exciting in-depth interviews with some of DC’s legendary photographers.  Admission is free. For more information email

November 7th: The Power of Photography: The Passion to Create and Connect

Join ASPP for an exciting evening of multimedia presentations by two world-renowed and award-winning National Geographic Photographers: Ira Block and David Doubliet. For tickets and information visit

November 12th: What’s Next: A Panel Discussion on the Future of the Photography Business

Don’t miss this fantastic event! This one-day seminar will provide stimulating discussion, thought provoking dialogue, meaningful connections and ideas worth investigating about your photography business. Whether you are a seasoned or considering a new photography career, come listen and participate. For tickets and information visit

January 15th: DC/South Holiday Party at Barrel Oak Vineyard

Raise a glass at ASPP’s annual holiday party! Enjoy some local wine and mingle with your fellow members at Barrel Oak Vineyard in Delaplane, Virginia. Free to members!

January 28th: Lightroom Workshop

If you use Lightroom, or are thinking about transitioning to Lightroom, then you want to attend this informative workshop. Board Member and local photographer, Jeff Mauritzen leads this 2-hour class that will leave you feeling confident and ready to take on the next job. Limited space! RSVP info coming soon.



DC Picture Show

June 17th, 2011 No comments


The Mystery of Weather: A Fundraiser for the Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund

DATE: Thursday, June 30th

TIME:  6:30pm – 9:00pm

6:30 to 7:00 – Networking

7:00 to 9:00 – Speakers

LOCATION – 5th and K Street Busboys and Poets Restaurant, 1025 5th St NW Washington, DC 20001

GETTING THERE AND PARKING – Closest metros: Mt. Vernon Square and Gallery Place-Chinatown. Ample parking near venue.

ENTRY FEE – Entry to the show is free for ASPP members. There will be a suggested donation available of $5 to $20 per person. Guests are invited to attend and the event is open to the general public. All money will be donated directly to the Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund.

ASPP does not provide refreshments for the event, but Busboys and Poets has a full-service restaurant and bar.

Presenters for the evening:

Washington Post’s Capital Weather Crew:

– Jason Samenow; Chief Meteorologist and founder of the weather blog , Capital Weather,  and the Washington Post’s Weather Editor

– Kevin Ambrose; Washington Weather Photographer and  Senior Capital Weather photographer.



ASPP: April 11th, Meet & Greet Cocktail Reception

April 5th, 2011 No comments


Please join us on Monday, April 11th for the ASPP DC/South Spring Meet & Greet Cocktail Reception! This is a great opportunity to meet the new DC/South officers, enjoy local photography and mingle with your fellow ASPP DC/South members.

WHEN: Monday, April 11th, 6-8pm

WHERE: 2450 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202, 12th & 13th Floors.

Parking is free after 5pm in the garage on 23rd street & Crystal Drive (behind Jaleo) and the building is METRO accessible (blue line to Crystal City).

Entry to the exhibit is FREE and ASPP Members are encouraged to bring along a fellow picture professional.