We can only accept members from the following countries:  United States, Canada, Europe, South America and Austrailia.  We can no longer accept members from India, Pakistan, Africa and most Middle Eastern Countries.  We are an English language organization and cannot support members in all countries.  Applications from non-supported countries will be deleted.

New Applications for membership must include the membership payment or they will be deleted. 

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JOIN IPA AND ENJOY MEDIA ACCESS AND BENEFITS

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International Press Associations goal is to support photographers, videographers  and journalists, of all skill levels.  As a member you can cover real assignments. The best way to learn a skill and enjoy the many benefits is to get out and do the work.

IPA is affordable too with plans starting at only $2.40 per week ($125 Annual Fee).

See our plans below…for more info on our membership plan and benefits click here…

OUR PUBLICATIONS

Our publishing members have an opportunity to add their work to our two websites, IMPress Magazine and this our IPA site.

If you have your own websites or publish on other sites, we can link to those sites on your IPA Profile.

Publish here or publish anywhere, your option, your work can be seen on your profile on this site.

BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP

Not only will you hone your skills but you will enjoy access to events, trade and consumer shows, attractions, museums, receive VIP treatment and while covering events you can expect to be at the front of the crowds with your IPA Press ID.  VIP Parking too with our vehicle Press Placard.

Visit our support library and find out just how easy it is to gain the access you want.

Need Help…no problem, see our support team ready to help you when you need it.

Our Members Learn By Doing

Our Members Build Strong Portfolios

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Our Members Travel The World

TAKE A TOUR OF OUR SITE

DISCOVER WHY THOUSANDS OF PHOTOGRAPHERS

HAVE TRUSTED IPA FOR OVER 27 YEARS

Our Members Cover Exciting Trade and Consumer Shows

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IPA's Andy Peeke and Steve Heiner At Nikon PhotoPlus Show
IPA's Andy Peeke and Steve Heiner At Nikon PhotoPlus Show

International Press Association is the right choice for beginners to professional photographers, videographers, and journalists.  With our two levels of membership, you can select the one that suits you best.

Many of our beginners will select our Silver membership level and receive a press card, luggage tag and letter of authorization.

Our Gold Membership offers you an opportunity to publish photos, articles or videos on our website.  They also receive our complete Press ID kit*.   You can sign-up for a Silver Membership and upgrade to our Gold Membership at any time, we will prorate the difference.  

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* All memberships are based on a years membership fee, payable on joining. Pay Pal payment plans are available. Monthly costs are for illustration only.

Our Members Have Fun And Enjoy Many Benefits Too!

Join Now At Our Lowest Cost Ever

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SILVER

  • FREE Activation
  • Listing In Our Members Section
  • Links To Your Website & Published Works
  • Large Press ID Card
  • IPA Bag Tag (Luggage Tag)
  • IPA Staff Member Letter of Authorization
  • Support Full Email and Online
  • Guaranteed Low Renewals 1-2-3 Yrs

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$125

$2.40/Week 1 Yr • $1.92/Week 3 Yr

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GOLD

  • FREE Activation
  • Listing In Our Members Section
  • Links To Your Website & Published Works
  • Publish Your Work On Our Sites
  • Large Press ID Card – Laminated
  • Wallet Size Press Card – Laminated
  • Vehicle Press Placard – 5″X7″ Laminated
  • Bag Tag For Your Luggage or Camera Bag
  • IPA Staff Member Letter of Authorization
  • Support Full Email and Online
  • Lowest Rates Ever 1-2-3 Year Options

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$175

$3.37/Week 1 Yr • $2.72/Week 3 Yr

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 Join Us Now…Lowest Cost Ever

1-2-3 Years  


Register or Renew Memberships Now


 Now Lowest Annual Fees In Our 28 Year History

New and Current Members Can Now Register, Renew or Extend
Their Memberships For Up To Three Years

 

 2 & 3 Year Memberships Save Even More

JOIN FOR AS LOW AS $1.92 PER WEEK

 Annual Fees Must Be Paid In Full On Registration

 See Our Registration Page For More information

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Len Rapoport is s the founder of IPA and spends his time covering many events in the New York area as well as his many travel destinations and cruises. From covering parades to trade and consumer shows plus his duties publishing on 4 websites, he has little spare time.   He believes that we Learn By Doing and by forming IPA he can help his  members gain the important access they need, to do just that.

You can see some Len’s work’s on his websites.  IMPress MagazineIPATravel PavilonHazlet News

Dominique Schreckling

Dominique Schreckling one of our oldest members shares his first year story with our readers.  His success has far exceeded even his own expectations and he attributes this success in a large part to his membership at IPA. Dominique loves to cover many events from concerts to sports in Switzerland and other exotic locations like Iceland, Madagascar and Africa just to name a few.  Dom is one of IPA’s senior support team members.

Read his article:  My First Year As An IPA Member

You can visit Dom’s website as well and see his beautiful images.

John Soule

John Soule is another successful long time member at IPA.  He is an award winning photographer and since his first year at IPA his skills, popularity and work has improved beyond description.  You can see many of his how-to photo articles on both of our websites IMPress and this site as well as his gorgeous images in his Showcase.  He is one of the finest landscape photographers we have seen at IPA.

Many of John’s images can be seen throughout our website pages and his extraordinary HDR images are truly breathtaking.

You can visit John’s website and see his stunning images.

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IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL PAST IPA MEMBERS


We continue to receive emails to verify IPA Member status. Please do not attempt to use expired IPA Press ID.  It is a violation of the Terms Of Membership which you agreed to when you joined. IPA Press ID is the property of IPA and expired ID cards should not be used to identify you as a current staff member of our organization. 

 If we are contacted about your membership status, we will of course verify your current membership status either active or expired. Now is a good time to rejoin, renew or extend your IPA Membership.

If you have been contacted by an individual who claims they are an independent staff member of IPA and they do not have current credentials, please contact us immediately.  See our other Pages for more info: Safety & Security InfoOur List of Expired Members


See Our New 1-2 and 3 Year Membership Program.


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