APA Chicago - American Photographic Artists




On the record - Rick Conrad

Tue 07th Feb, 2017

Rick Conrad is a creative director at Abelson-Talyor. This interview includes tons of great advice, including best practices for handling creative calls.

Rick Conrad


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


Interview with “Dad Time” Photographer Callie Lipkin

Mon 02nd May, 2016

Callie Lipkin is a Chicago-based photographer with an open, organic style that allows her to capture her subjects most authentic moments.

Callie Lipkin


Interview with Kourtney Sellers

Fri 26th Feb, 2016

Sellers’ fond memories of childhood have informed the bright, imaginative flourishes she brings to her work as a commercial and editorial photographer...

Kourtney Sellers


Feature: Tyllie Barbosa

Mon 28th Sep, 2015

Tyllie Barbosa is known for creating food and product photography that looks so warm, inviting, and lifelike it almost seems like you can step inside the images

Makeup by Tyllie Barbosa


Jimmy Williams: Dreamcatcher

Fri 28th Aug, 2015

Jimmy Williams still enjoys that creative and challenging assignment, but more and more personal work, like Dreamscapes, is finding its way into his portfolio.

Jimmy Williams


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


Feature: Freddy Fabris

Sun 02nd Aug, 2015

Award-winning photographer Freddy Fabris is an established name in the advertising industry where he specializes in conceptual campaigns, cars, and people.

Freddy Fabris


Kevin Penczak: “The Moth”

Thu 25th Jun, 2015

Kevin Penczak is an up-and-comer in Chicago’s commercial photography industry. Raised in Elk Grove Village, Penczak developed an early interest in photography..

Kevin Penczak