APA Chicago - American Photographic Artists


  • Wed 04th Mar, 2020 Posted in Career Development, Workshop

    Present like a pro with Patti Schumann

    Two-part evening workshop with Patti Schumann—case study rebranding photographer Austin Walsh and the do's and don'ts when presenting yourself to new clients.

  • Mon 09th Mar, 2020 Posted in Networking

    Open board meeting

    If you have an interest in helping bring programming to the photographic community, attend our next informational board meeting to learn about getting involved.

  • Bar night social at Revolution. Brewing

    Wed 18th Mar, 2020 Posted in Bar Night

    Bar night social

    Bar night social is back by popular demand. We'll be at Revolution Brewing Tap Room on Kedzie quenching parched palettes with killer beverages. Join us.



Marcus Smith continues to rise

Fri 14th Feb, 2020

Marcus Smith’s work ethic exemplifies the grind that comes along with running your own business and achieving what many may think is unachievable.

Marcus Smith


Interview with Art Streiber, paying it forward

Tue 17th Jan, 2017

One of the most influential photographers (and APA member) is also one of the most giving photo mentors.

Martin Scorsese photographed by Art Streiber


Interview with Andy Goodwin, “Exonerated”

Tue 13th Dec, 2016

Andy Goodwin describes how his Facebook call for pro bono work turned into Exonerated, an award-winning film exploring the stories of the wrongfully convicted.

Juan Rivera by Andy Goodwin


Q&A with Jason Lindsey

Fri 21st Aug, 2015

Jason Lindsey is a photographer and director based in the Chicago area who specializes in advertising, lifestyle, and travel photography.

Jason Lindsey