If you wish to join us, please download one of the documents below and follow the instructions. Document: NYPPA Membership Application [Adobe PDF]
Renew Membership Dues Online
As an NYPPA Member, you can now pay for your NYPPA yearly membership dues online via PayPal. Please note that a minor online handling charge will automatically be added to the dues. Contest fees are only accepted via check or by PayPal using the dropdown menu a minor online handling charge will automatically be added to the fees. You can also email the treasurer at firstname.lastname@example.org and state what your dues are. A Paypal invoice will be sent to you.
Please mail application to:
New York Press Photographers Association
Church St. Station
P.O. Box 3346
New York, N.Y. 10008-3346
Once your application has been accepted, a website login will be emailed to you.
Our Constitution provides for three types of membership:
A Regular Member is a still or television photographer working regularly for recognized daily newspapers, wire services, magazines, picture agencies and television news organizations who has been on the street for at least one year in New York City.
A Regular Member in good standing who having reached the age of sixty (60) years and who has been a member of the Association for twenty five (25) years shall be declared a Life Member and pay $40 annual membership dues.
An Associate Member (non-voting) is someone (active or inactive) from a related field (sales reps, public relations, editors, etc.) who wishes to support the organization and join in the social activities.
A Student Member does not meet Regular member status, but may participate in all functions of the Association except hold an elective office or chair a committee, however, they can compete in the annual photo contest. You may become a member of this organization at the special introductory rate of $40 per year.
Currently the dues are
Regular Membership $85 per year.
Life Membership $40 per year.
Associate Membership $85 per year
Student Membership, you may become a member of this organization at the special introductory rate of $40 per year.