asmpseattle -- ASMP Seattle Northwest Chapter


About asmpseattle
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This is the ASMP Seattle Listserv

The American Society of Media Photographers, Inc., founded in 1944, has more than 5,000 members in 39 chapters across the USA, and members in 37 foreign countries. ASMP is the leading advocate
fighting for the rights of photographers and other creatives around the world. The national ASMP web site, and a list of all the Society's members, can be found at There is also a search
engine for locating any member in the country with parameters for limiting their name, location and specialty.

Chapter Info ASMP Seattle/Northwest. Membership and chapter info is available here.

Here you will find out about all the latest news and events as well as be able to post your questions to the local community.ASMP Seattle Website + Event info

ASMP Seattle Website + Event info

To see the collection of prior postings to the list, visit the asmpseattle Archives. (The current archive is only available to the list members.)

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Joining the ASMP Listserv signifies that you accept the concept of an unrestricted exchange of ideas, opinions, suggestions, etc. by peers; and that you will not take any legal action of any kind against the ASMP or any ASMP member for expressing their opinions on this Listserv.

(Also, keep in mind that the ASMP does not necessarily endorse the ideas, opinions, suggestions, etc. made by members of the Listserv.)
Joining the ASMP Listserv also signifies that you agree to treat your peers with the same courtesy and respect that they will give you. While I recognize not everyone will agree with the ideas, opinions, suggestions, etc. expressed on this Listserv, unprofessional behavior such as personal attacks, threats, unfounded criticism, etc. will not be tolerated.

All messages must be signed with name, job description and location
This enables other people to know whether they can physically help you for one thing

You also agree to respect the copyright of these messages and not to reproduce them in any way without the express permission of the Listserv Admins: Jim Anderson and Josh Burke.

Violations of these conditions may result in you being permanently removed from the Listserv.


You may post as soon as you have been accepted as a member, but it is advisable to watch and wait at first to see how the group operates.

I ask that you keep your postings short and to the point, respond privately to postings that would not be of interest to all subscribers, and post no advertising without permission.

Only ASMP members may post notifications about openings and shows.
Only ASMP Sponsors and Members may post classifieds

Please remember that each message posted to the ASMP Listserv is received by all Listserv members. Depending on your individual mail program and it's settings a reply you make to a message from the Listserv may go to the list or just the original poster. I suggest that you check that the message is going where you want it to. It can be very embarrassing otherwise!

Again, please keep your messages as brief and to the point as possible - resist the temptation to orate to a captive audience, or speak beyond your experience.

Keep your quoting to the absolute minimum!

Feel free to use a smiley or similar symbols in your messages to convey playfulness, humor, etc. - especially when your intuition warns you there is a chance of your posting being misinterpreted.

If you're a film or phorto student, refrain from posting questions if you can get your information from an instructor, a lecturer or a textbook.

Remember that your postings will go to over 1000 people. If your post does not contain info that is relevant to the majority or topic of the list, it may be rejected. make sure you sign all posts with your full name.

Again, please keep your postings short and to the point, respond privately to postings that would not be of interest to all subscribers, and post no advertising or self-promition of services without permission or direct solicitation. no posting for non-list members is allowed;just have the person join the list, it is open to all. Notices of gallery or other shows are OK for ASMP Members!

No forwards from other lists. please take the time to format anything you think relevant in a new email to the list. ....forwarding messages will result in garbled text
ALL SUBJECT lines must detail what the posting is about and be suitable for an archive search in the future
Also when posting if you're replying to a digest please change the subject line to the one form the original message. Otherwise how the hell do we know what you're talking about!

Welcome and enjoy the ride!
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