Here are some frequently asked questions about NANPA membership:

Where can I find my NANPA membership number?

Follow these steps to find your membership number:

  1. Log into the NANPA website with your username and password: https://www.nanpa.org/members/members.php.
  2. Your member number is listed next to your name in box at the top of the page.

How can I get a copy of my NANPA membership card?

NANPA does not send out membership cards, but members can print a card from the NANPA website by following these steps:

  1. Log into the NANPA website with your username and password: https://www.nanpa.org/members/members.php.
  2. Click on “Membership Dashboard” in the 2nd column.
  3. Click on “Membership Card” in the Information & Settings section.
  4. Click “Print” and a membership card will print on your printer.

Do you share my email address or other information with third-party vendors?

No, we don’t. We used to share our email list but stopped that practice several years ago to protect your privacy and keep up with industry best practices and regulations.

How do I change my email or mailing address?

Keeping your information up-to-date helps ensure you receive all of the benefits of your NANPA membership. You can email changes to us at info@nanpa.org or you can follow these steps to change your information directly:

  1. Log into the NANPA website with your username and password at https://www.nanpa.org/members/members.php.
  2. Click on “Edit your member profile and settings” in the 2nd column in the “Manage Your Membership” section.
  3. Scroll down and change any information that needs to be updated.
  4. Click the green “Save Changes” button at the very bottom of the screen and your changes will be current.

If I’m a member of a NANPA Meetup, does that also make me a member of NANPA?

No. NANPA provides nearly 20 Meetup groups that are affiliated with NANPA, but are open to anyone with an interest in nature photography. The Meetups are a way to network with others locally regarding nature photography, and are free to join. To get the benefits of NANPA membership including our free monthly webinars, networking with nature photographers throughout North America, and many other ways to help improve and share your nature photography work, you will need to join NANPA directly. More membership information is available at http://www.nanpa.org/membership/membership-overview-and-benefits/.

How do I add a photo to my member profile?

To add an image/headshot to your member profile:

  1. Log into the members-only section of the NANPA website using your username and password.
  2. Click on “Membership Dashboard” under the “Manage Your Membership” header/section.
  3. Enter your NANPA site password again, if prompted to.
  4. Click on the “My Profile” link at the very top of the page, right side, next to the Sign Out link.
  5. Hover over the “NANPA Member” logo and an upload icon should appear that you can click on.
  6. Choose the image you want to upload. Images cannot exceed 30MB and the ideal image size for this area is 100px wide by 117px high.

I’m traveling to another part of the country and I may have some time to photograph while I’m there. How can I find some good places to go photographing while I’m in that part of the United States?

The best way is to ask your fellow NANPA members who live near where you are traveling. One of the benefits of NANPA membership is the network of nature photographers. Find people in the area you are traveling to by:

  1. Log into the members-only section of the NANPA website.
  2. Click on “Online Member Directory” under the “Network” category of benefits near the bottom of the second column.
  3. Enter search information for the area you are traveling to.
  4. Email your fellow NANPA member.

How Do I Print a Dues Invoice to Renew my NANPA Membership?

  1. View video for instructions.