Membership Benefits

International Convention:

Our International convention is held every 18 months, in scenic locations throughout the USA and Canada. As a member you receive a discounted registration fee. We have panel discussions, presentations by experts, member photo competition, equipment exhibitors, time for networking with other members, photo safaris, business meeting and a banquet.

Weekend Conferences:
Members occassionally host weekend conferences and photography safaris in the U.S. and internationally.

Panorama Magazine; The Journal of Panoramic Imaging*:
We encourage members to submit articles, share their panoramic images as well as photographic and technical challenges with panoramic and digital equipment. We currently publish Panorama three times a year with articles between issues being posted on our web site.

Membership Directory:
Members renewing or joining by February 1st each year are listed in our Member Directory.

Web Site
Access to our member’s only area has up to date news, articles, archives, gallery, forum bulletin board, new products, resources, IAPP Store and our membership directory. Members whose web site is dedicated to their personal panoramic images may request a link to their site.

IAPP QPP points:
Awarded when you present programs and work for the association.

* Panorama, The Journal of the International Association of Panoramic Photographers
The official quarterly publication of the IAPP and is available to all paid members during the calendar year. The content of this journal is generally, but not exclusively, written by IAPP members. It contains articles ranging from new products and equipment updates to on-location shooting experiences to member portfolios. It contains a wealth of technical information and examples of high-quality panoramic work.

If you would like to have an article considered for publication, contact the Managing Editor, Bryan Snow by e-mail at or phone at 210-378-1894.He will tell you the preferred file sizes and document formats and the address to which to email or snail mail your articles and photos.

Panorama relies on advertising to help defray printing and postage costs, and to help keep membership dues down. If you or your business wish to support IAPP by becoming an advertiser in Panorama, or for this IAPP website, then please contact our President, David Orbock.