EVENTS

Connect, learn, and share with other nature photographers

Whether you’re a full-time professional photographer or a hobbyist, you’ll find inspiration, colleagues, and resources at NANPA events. Explore what’s available:

Nature Photography Summit

Our largest signature event, Summit is held in odd-numbered years, bringing together the world’s best nature photographers in inspirational keynote presentations and breakout education sessions. Summit 2021 will take place in Tucson.

Celebration

Held in even years, Celebration is a multi-day event bursting with field trips, hands-on learning opportunities, and networking with fellow photographers. Join us in Asheville, North Carolina in April 2020.

NANPA Regional Events

Discover unique opportunities throughout the U.S. with the photographers who know each region best. These field events offer 3 or 4 days of hands-on activities led by teams of NANPA professionals and other experts. See what’s coming up.

Member-Led Events

Many of NANPA’s members offer workshops and tours as part of their professional photography businesses. We’re proud to host a comprehensive database of these opportunities. Browse the listings.

February 8, 2006, Denver, Colorado, NANPA Annual Summit and Trade Show. Receoption in the Bookstore area. Image by David Small.

February 8, 2006, Denver, Colorado, NANPA Annual Summit and Trade Show. Reception in the Bookstore area. Image by David Small.

NANPA MeetUps
NANPA MeetUps are informal get-togethers at the local level led by area NANPA members. Generally, free, open to everyone, and a fun way to get out and shoot nature right where you live.

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