In addition to the many benefits you will find in our Members Handbook, here are the highlights of other value-added items.
Members may take advantage of our Web services, and are entitled to set up reciprocal links with the www.capacanada.ca website.
Our online Calendar may be used by CAPA members to promote their local events and activities.
CAPA member Individual have an extensive choice of photographic competitions in which they can participate. These are listed on the CAPA website under Individual Competitions and are completely revised each year. Go to http://capacanada.ca/competition-guides-and-entry-forms/ for a copy of our current competitions guide.
CAPA will be pleased to host an image gallery on our website for you to share your work with the rest of the world.
Through our affiliation with FIAP (Fédération Internationale de l’Art Photographique), member Individuals can also participate in international events and competitions and greatly expand the scope of their photographic vision.
CAPA members receive their own copy of our outstanding quarterly magazine, Canadian Camera, four times annually and may submit articles for publication, including an Individual profile page.
Members benefit from the services of CAPA volunteers who judge competitions within the organization and make technical presentations at Clubs and photographic events.
CAPA offers membership discounts at select photographic events. Individual members receive significant discounts on registration fees at our national conference and other regional events.
Individual member discounts are available from a number of national photographic suppliers such as Henry’s, both in store and online. Some regional retail stores including Lens & Shutter and Photo Expert in British Columbia also offer CAPA member discounts.
CAPA’s new Judging Course is now being offered nationwide. Check the CAPA website regularly for the dates and locations. You benefit by learning what judges look for when evaluating images, and how to make your photography better.
Group cruises are offered at special discounts for CAPA Individual members,
We offer Insurance programs for home, auto, travel, life and photographic equipment to you at very competitive group rates. Details of these programs can be found on the CAPA Website
CAPA clubs appoint a CAPA Representative who becomes a member of the national council. This direct link to the national organization assures you of timely news of important events and activities in the photographic world and within CAPA.
We operate five distinct zones within Canada, Pacific, Prairies, Ontario, Quebec and the Atlantic. Each of these Zones has a Director who is part of the National Executive, and represents the best interests of the members within that zone. They appoint District Representatives who liaise with all CAPA Clubs in their area to ensure a consistency of support and activity as required. They are available to help you with any questions you may have.
CAPA offers Photographic Distinctions for our members in line with all of the great Photographic Societies of the world. Members may apply for MCAPA, ACAPA and FCAPA distinctioms that may be used when competing locally and internationally.
Our membership fees for all these services are truly affordable and include four issues of Canadian Camera magazine, not to mention the Honour awards and trophy certificates member Individuals can earn by participating in our national competitions.
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