Member Benefits

As an ASMP member, you are entitled to a vast array of exclusive benefits. Specific savings discounts for member benefits will vary depending on the individual company’s benefit terms for each of their products or services offered.

For a printer-friendly overview of the range of ASMP’s benefits for you and your business, this paper gives you a summary of the details.

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Member Benefits Update for February

CUNY – Member discounts now available for upcoming classes in Adobe softwares including Premiere, After Effects and Photoshop, as well as Snapchat for News, Video for Social Media and more

2017 Palm Springs Photo Festival Registration Discount Now Available!


New Member Benefits

MOO – Just in time for creating a new look for marketing your business and creative works in the new year. MOO provides templates for a myriad of stationery categories that include business cards, postcards, stickers, and more. Log on to create a personal MOO account and start building your creative stationery portfolio for all of your business development needs.

Photo Mechanic – a fast media browser for working with large numbers of files quickly and effectively. It is the industry standard for culling, captioning, and keywording files. Photo Mechanic helps you work faster and smarter, so that you spend less time editing filenames, adding metadata, copying files and more time getting great images.


Benefits Coming in 2017

Piqsure – Secure high-resolution imaging technology for online portfolios

Pixsy – image tracking tool that notifies you when your photos are stolen and helps you claim compensation

New Members

New members receive ASMP Professional Business Practices in Photography, the classic guide to running your business. (Also available commercially; list price $35.)

Professional Members

Professional Members may participate in the Find A Photographer database of professional photographers.

Back-office services and supplies

DriveSavers — data recovery from crashed disks

Federal Express — overnight delivery service

Novera Payment Solutions — credit card processing

Office Depot — office supplies

Paychex — payroll and tax filing

Pennywise — office supplies

ProMotive — retail buying collective and online marketplace for outdoor gear

Project Prescription — blueprint for streamlining workflow

SageOne — accounting software for your small business

Southern California Leasing — financing designed for photographers

Computer — Hardware

Apple — Macintosh computers, iPads, iPhones

Mac Performance Guide — high performance workstations

MacMall / PCM — online retailer for all brands of computers and software

PC Connection — online retailer for computer gear

Computer — Software

Apple — Macintosh computers, iPads, iPhones

BlinkBid — estimating and invoicing software

Cradoc fotoSoftware — fotoQuote and fotoBiz software

Hindsight, Ltd — business management software

Imagenomic — plugins for Photoshop, Lightroom, Aperture

MacMall / PCM — online retailer for all brands of computers and software

PC Connection — online retailer for computer gear

SageOne — accounting software for your small business

Softpress — website design software

Stockbox Photo — display and sell your images online

Conferences, shows, workshops

2-Day Cine School — touring North America and Europe

Adorama — workshops at the New York photo store

ASMP Webinar MP4s — Download, then view whenever and wherever

Barefoot Contessa Photo Adventures

Blue Planet Photography Workshops

Canon — workshops on photo technique

Cuba Trips with Santa Fe Workshops

CUNY — photo and video workshops by leading photojournalists

Focus on Your Business — online business courses for photographers

MZed – Education for Creatives — educational tours, masterclasses, DVDs

Palm Springs Photo Festival — workshops, portfolio reviews, industry networking

PhotoPlus Conference and Expo — portfolio reviews, seminars, networking

Photo Quest Adventures

Storytelling Unleashed — video production and business class touring 34 cities

Insurance — Business Liability

Allstate Photography Insurance Program

Student & Faculty Equipment Insurance

Taylor & Taylor — insurance for still photo and video professionals

Tom C. Pickard & Co

Insurance — Health, Life, Disability

ASMP Health Plans — cover yourself, your family, your employees

Working Today Freelancer Union — comprehensive group-rate insurance plans

Marketing and distribution

Agency Access — full-service marketing partner for photographers — find your dream clients

Emma — email marketing services

Eyeist — online photography review service

FolioLink — portfolio websites, online business workflows

fotoshowpro — image management system

ImageSpan — image display, usage tracking, e-commerce

Ingrid Spangler Social — photography industry social media consultant

IPNstock — the Independent Photographers Network


MOO – personalized stationery and marketing materials

Photo Mechanic – standalone image browser and workflow accelerator



Offers from ASMP Members

2 Good Things

Anthony Bianciella — photography tours

ASMP Webinar MP4s — download, then view whenever and wherever

Barefoot Contessa Photo Adventures

Blue Planet Photography Workshops

Focus on Your Business — online business courses for photographers

JMK Graphics

Organizing Your Photographs with Lightroom 5 — Peter Krogh’s latest book

Photo Equipment & Services

B&H Photo-Video-ProAudio — the New York store for your photo needs

Booksmart Studio — fine art printing — rent photo equipment online

Clipping Path Service — fast turnaround on complex retouching

Custom SLR — custom camera products

Eyeist — online photography review service — Name your price for photo gear

Hance Editions — online gallery platform for presenting work

LumiQuest — line of flash accessories

National Geographic Imaging — high-resolution scan and print services

Photo Mechanic – a fast media browser

Priolite – 6 years of innovation in professional strobe lighting technology.

Pro Photo Supply — photo equipment sales and rental in Portland, OR

Red River Paper — premium photo inkjet papers

Still River Editions — fine art printing

Tether Tools — accessories for shooting tethered

Think Tank Photo — camera bags and other luggage

Triple Scoop Music — music Licensing Service

Zacuto — camera accessories for video



Aperture Magazine

Books by Mark Edward Lewis — a series of 3 books on sound mixing

Creative Edge — Online training videos and books

Organizing Your Photographs with Lightroom 5 — Peter Krogh’s latest book

Photo District News (PDN)

Popular Photography & Imaging Magazine

Travel — Accommodations

HotelStorm — Exclusive hotel discounts worldwide

Travel — Air and auto travel

Alamo — car rentals

American Airlines — Special Media Bag rates

Avis — car rentals

Hertz — car rentals

Parking Panda — Find a parking spot with your smartphone

Zipcar — car sharing service

Usage tracking & rights protection

ImageRights — Image use protection

Website hosting and design

bigflannel — Templates and custom site designs

Clickbooq — HTML5-based portfolio sites


FolioLink — portfolio websites, online business workflows

FoundFolios — apply for the elite Featured membership

Graph Paper Press — Mobile-ready templates for your portfolio, blog or store

JMK Graphics

liveBooks – fully responsive, HTML5 websites. Create a one-of-a-kind website easily customizing templates