Become a member today and enjoy the following benefits!
The latest from the aerial photography industry including technical data, classifieds, and member-submitted articles.
Discuss anything and everything related to the business of aerial photography through our email discussion list.
Our image competition is held at our annual conference. A panel of judges awards images on a variety of points. Past winners can be viewed on our gallery page.
Our annual, regional, and international conferences bring together aerial photographers from around the world to discuss issues that impact our profession
Get full access to PAPA announcements, events, awards, pictures, articles and details for the image competition.
Upon request, long-time members of PAPA can introduce you to other members and the opportunities that are available to you with your membership.
Get the advantage of friends with experience! Our website features aerial photography equipment that has been recommended by our members.
Our core certification includes classes and testing on aircraft safety, federal aviation regulations, and advanced photography for professional aerial photographers.
PAPA members can expand their coverage area by helping out with shooting assignments in their own geographic region.
PAPA International, The Professional Aerial Photographers' Association, is a professional trade organization, whose members are aerial photographers throughout the world. Our goal is that of an educational group, dedicated to the promotion of high business ethics, helping our members to provide quality service and products through shared experience. Founded in 1974.
Vice President for Membership
Secretary / Treasurer
Eastern Regional Director
Central Regional Director
Western Regional Director
Aerial Photography UK Ltd., London
International Director 2
Immediate Past President
Campbell's Creative Photography
Senior Executive Director
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PAPA International recommends the following providers on the basis of the appropriateness for use in aerial photography, quality, price and service. Before you buy, check out the PAPA equipment reviews and through e-mail links ask our members who use the equipment why they like it.