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Lancaster Photography Association
A group of local photography enthusiasts in Lancaster CA who want to share their love of photography with others. Our members represent a wide range of experience, from novice to professional photographers, and cover all areas of interest: portraiture, nature, travel, landscape, photo-journalism, creative effects, digital imaging, macro, etc. Club activities include: our monthly meetings, guest speakers, workshops, competitions, slide shows, field trips and the A.V. Fair Photo Exhibit. We also publish a monthly newsletter. Whether you're a beginner looking to improve your photographic skills, or a professional seeking to become involved in more activities, you're welcome to join the LPA.
National Assoc of Photoshop Professionals, NAPP
With your membership you receive the official "PhotoshopUser" magazine, they have thousands of tutorials, educational programs, & quick tip videos. They also have many industry-related discounts and on-line tech support. If you use Photoshop or Lightroom, this is a MUST!
NY Institute of Photography On-Line Classes
The New York Institute of Photography offers three great photography courses, each designed to allow you to study on your own time, at your own pace, from anywhere in the world. The classes are: 1) The Complete Course in Professional Photography, 2) Adobe Photoshop for Photographers and 3) NYIP Short Course: Fundamentals of Digital Photography.
Photographic Society of America ( PSA)
The Photographic Society of America (PSA) is a worldwide organization for anyone interested in photography. The society includes casual shutterbugs, serious amateurs, and professional photographers.
Professional Photographers of America
PPA has over 22,000 photographers as members and they say they have as many reasons to join. They have many discounts, exclusive programs which give members the opportunity to save on the products or services that they use everyday. There are education programs, competitions, trade shows, galleries and much more. Check out their website. I can't forget the magazine "Professional Photographer" which I think is GREAT!
Professional Photographers of California
The Professional Photographers of California is dedicated to enhancing photography through the passionate pursuit of education, sharing and unity. As one of the largest state affiliates in the nation, they have been inspiring their members with a wide variety of opportunities to inspire and enhance their artistic passion, photographic skill, knowledge and business abilities for over 60 years. They also have a magazine "Pro Photo West" which is GREAT!