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All LACP Members will receive these base level of benefits for becoming a Bronze Member. Silver Members and Gold Members will receive added benefits.

* 5% Discount on Classes and Workshops all year
Receive a 5% tuition discount on any class or workshop all year round. (NOTE: This discount may NOT be combined with any other offers or discounts. Not applicable toward Travel workshops. Certain restrictions apply)

* 20% Discount on Classes and Workshops During “Early Bird Sale” Period
Receive a 20% discount on most classes and workshops during the organization’s “Early Bird Sale” period, offered twice each year. (NOTE: This discount may NOT be combined with any other offers or discounts. Not applicable toward Travel workshops. Certain restrictions apply.)

* Access to LACP’s Book Library
Our book library boasts over 600 photography books. Members are allowed to check out books for two weeks at a time.

* Chance to be Featured LACP Member of the Month
Each month we highlight one of our Members on our website and MailChimp newsletters.

* Chance to Exhibit in LACP’s Annual Members’ Exhibition
This is an annual juried exhibition. Only Members can enter.

* Chance to Exhibit in LA Art Fairs
LACP Members will have a chance to exhibit their work during LA art fairs. Past fairs have included stARTup Art Fair, the LA Art Show, Photo Independent and the Pop Art Photo Show. There will be periodic calls for entry for work to be shown at local art fairs.

* Complimentary One-Day Pass at Palm Springs Photo Festival
Receive a free one-day pass at Palm Springs Photo Festival ($85 value). Pass includes one day’s daily registration, any free seminars that day, daily symposium and evening presentation (space permitting).

* Discounted Entry Fees for all LACP Calls for Entries
We have many calls throughout the year for work juried by prominent professionals in the photo community. Members receive 50% discounted fees when entering calls for entries.

* Discounts from Labs, Retailers and other Photography Organizations
Receive discounts on merchandise or services from local photography labs, retailers, and other organizations. (Must have Student ID card to take advantage of discounts)

* Free Events (lectures, slideshows, movies, and book signings)
Attend most LACP produced events free of charge.

* Half Price Rentals (studio and digital lab)
LACP has a studio and digital lab available for rental. All Members receive 50% off rental fees.

*Have your accomplishments, exhibitions and awards highlighted in a Member Newsletter to LACP’s entire mailing list twice a year!
LACP will post Member News, such as book signings/launches, press/awards and upcoming/current exhibitions, twice each year during Membership drives in February and August.

* Invitation to Member Museum and Exhibition Walk-throughs and Mixers
These events are open to LACP Members only. Recent walk-throughs at LACMA and the Skirball Center.

* Listing of Name and Website Link on LACP’s Website
All Members will have their name and a link to their website (if applicable) posted on LACP’s website under “Our Members” (supporting members).

* Portfolio and Book Nights
This is an event at LACP where people bring portfolios and books to share. This event is open to the public, but only members can show work and books.

* Social Media
Member Monday! Send your images and Instagram handle to Janis McGavin (email for a chance to be featured on LACP’s Instagram page.

How to Become a Member

You may become a Member in one of three ways:

1. Online: Select one of the three levels below:
a. Bronze Level ($95/year OR $10/month – $45/year for Out-of-State Residents, Students & Educators, Veterans)
b. Silver Level ($250/year OR $25/month)
c. Gold Level ($500/year OR $50/month)

2. Mail: Send a check payable to LACP, 5566 W. Washington Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90016

3. Phone: Call 323-464-0909


Support the Los Angeles Center of Photography by becoming a Member!

LACP Membership is a great way of becoming involved with the photographic community and supporting the art of photography. By becoming a Member, you’ll immediately be granted free access to all events, including movies nights, seminars, and speaking engagements by world-renowned photographers. You’ll also receive exclusive invitation to our Portfolio Nights, a perfect way of sharing your work and networking with other photographers. Members will also receive 50% off entry fees for our various contests and exhibitions. Live out-of-state? No problem. We have a special rate for residents outside of California. (See above for a complete list of benefits.)

Your Membership is what keeps LACP growing. Join Los Angeles’ premiere photographic community today, experience the sense of fellowship that LACP has to offer, and enrich yourself in an environment dedicated to photography!


If you you have any questions regarding LACP Membership, please submit the form below or call 323-464-0909.

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