The easiest way to become a member is to fill this application form on ASMP.org
When you join ASMP and you will be joining a network of thousands of colleagues, all professional photographers, throughout the United States and in more than 30 countries.
There are many advantages to being an ASMP member. These include:
Affiliates are non-voting members, and receive the same benefits as an Associate member.
Information, advocacy, publications, consultations, insurance, advice and more
The benefits of ASMP membership are many and varied. They range from the tangible-such as publications and business information-to the intangible including being part of a vast network of your peers and the camaraderie inherent in a vital association of professional photographers.
The following list of benefits is self-explanatory, however you should be aware that one of the most valuable benefits is the security of having a powerful, respected, and knowledgeable trade association in your corner at all times. ASMP members can get in touch with the national office and receive advice on virtually any business or legal situation affecting publication photographers.
ASMP is photographers helping photographers. As an ASMP member, you will always benefit as a result of that long-standing tradition.