Member Benefits and Pricing

Benefit Professional $335/yr $29.76/mo Associate $225/yr $19.99/mo Individual Affiliate $225/yr $0/mo Emerging Associate $140/yr $0/mo Educator $95/yr $0/mo Student $45/yr $0/mo
Access to Member Discounts and Services Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Access to Professional Development Tools and Webinars Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Access to Member Support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Access to Member Classifieds Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Find an Assistant Listing Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Participation in ASMP Awards and Contests Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Access to Legal Content Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Strictly Business Contributor Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ability to participate on a chapter board Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Access to Legal Support Yes Yes No No No No
Member Spotlight Yes Yes No No No No
Ability to be chapter president Yes Yes No No No No
Find a Photographer Listing Yes No No No No No
Voting Privileges Yes No No No No No
Annual/Monthly Pricing $335/$29.76 $225/$19.99 $225 $140 $95 $45

Scroll down for information about additional membership tiers and eligibility for each tier.

Membership Tier Eligibility

Professional Members

Professional Membership is reserved for still and motion photographers who have been actively and consistently engaged in professional practice for at least 3 years. Group rates available (see below).

Senior Member

Professional Members who have reached the age of 65, and who have retired from the profession with more than five years of continuous membership in ASMP.

$100 Annual Membership

Contact Member Services @ 877.771.2767 to register as a Senior Member

Life Member

Members who have had a continuous membership for 20 consecutive years, the last 5 of which have been at the Pro level and are 65+, are eligible for free Life Member status.

Contact Member Services @ 877.771.2767 to register as a Life Member

Associate Members

Associate Members are still and motion photographers, professional assistants, digital techs, retouchers, CGI artists or any other associated support staff who do not meet the criteria for Professional Membership.

Emerging Associates

Emerging Associates are still and motion photographers, professional assistants, digital techs, retouchers, CGI artists or any other associated support staff who are just starting out. Members are eligible to remain at this level for two (2) years before upgrading to Associate level.

Individual Affiliates

Individual Affiliate membership is reserved for individuals who support, hire or supply services to photographers.

Educators

Educators are those who do not operate a professional still or motion photography business (and therefore do not qualify for Professional Membership) and are affiliated with an educational institution.

Students

Student members must be college students and are eligible to remain at this level for 3 years post-college before being required to upgrade to Emerging Associate level membership.

Group Rates

Studio

Includes one Professional Membership at full price and $75 discount off all Associate memberships in the studio.

$335 Professional Membership + $150 per Associate Membership

Contact Member Services @ 877.771.2767 to register as a Studio Group

Academic Institution

Includes one Educator with minimum of 5 students from a degree-granting institution. Educator membership is discounted $50; each student membership is discounted $5.

$45 Educator Membership + $40 per Student Membership

Contact Member Services @ 877.771.2767 to register as an Academic Group