Photographer Callie Lipkin has made the leap from photojournalist to an in-demand commercial photographer. The road is long and difficult but one worth taking.
Confused by various independent contractor vs. employee laws around the country? This events is for you, we've assembled the experts to answer all questions.
Creative consultant (and APA member) Carolyn Potts leads our seminar and will teach mindfulness tools to bring stability to your business.
Our panel features 10 in-demand production specialists who will discuss what it takes to make a living in commercial photography as a production professional.
Time to shake off the holiday rust and dive head first into planning for business success in 2018.
Join AbelCine, in partnership with APA Chicago for a panel discussion on adding motion to your marketable skill-set.
Beth Huerta from Candace Gelman & Assoc. teaches us how to build a killer portfolio that flows well, leaves a big impression, and can land that next assignment.
Have you ever faced a challenging issue in your photography business and thought, “I wonder how Sandro would handle this?” Well, now you can find out.
On January 1, 20019 Paul Elledge started a body of work called iPhone Once A Day as a visual social media experiment. Seven years later the project continues.
Generating new business requires you to break out of your comfort zone. Establish a workflow to gain confidence to complete difficult business-building tasks.
In this talk, photographer Rob Gregory will be speaking about how pursuing your passion can shape your career.
Photographer Zack Burris will be joined by Chad Hangden, Associate Creative Director at Marc USA, and Digital Artist Bill Scheffler to discuss "collaboration."
Lisa Sciascia will discuss her unusual career journey that started with a business degree now transformed into a successful photography business.
Andy Barnes will give a presentation titled, “Your Voice Envisioned,” in which he will discuss how photographers can maintain their personal aesthetics while...
Purveyor of effortless style, photographer Tom Maday discusses how to bring a lean, efficient and nimble approach to shooting on location.
Kristen and Chris Barker will discuss the topic of authenticity in advertising as it relates to commercial photography and video assignments.
Two agency decks have been pulled from the file. Learn how to craft a winning estimate with artist representative Erica Chadwick and producer Amanda Gray.
The world of commercial photography is fiercely competitive, Rob will discuss how to find your voice as a photographer to separate yourself from the crowd.
APA Midwest has scheduled an art buyer panel discussion with four respected art buyers in Chicago's agency community - moderated by Heather Elder.
APA Chicago has partnered with Aaron Nace of Phlearn to bring our community a special night of hands-on retouching.
Rick Conrad is a creative director at Abelson-Talyor. This interview includes tons of great advice,...