APA refers to Advertising Photograph of American which was set up with the goal of establishing, endorsing and promoting professional practices, standards, and ethics in photographic and advertising community. It seeks mentor, motivate, educate and inspire in the pursuit of excellence with the aim of championing and speaking as one common voice for advertising photographers and image makers to the advertising industry in the United States and the World.
APA holds competition annually. Photographers, no matter members or not, are encouraged to submit excellent work that reflects forethought and planning. The 2009 APA National Photo Competition came to a successful conclusion not long before. The very winner is Ross Andersson who presented the photos about architecture. Besides, other 25 photographers shared the rest prizes. We have collected the most extraordinary works. Come on, let's feel the celebration of photography together.