Bay Area

The group is dedicated to furthering and promoting the skills of our members through lectures, meetings, product demonstrations, and competitions.

To find out more information about BAPVA, visit our website. You can also follow us on Twitter and Facebook. Many of our meetings are streamed live and archived on

To apply for membership with the BAPVA, you must be a professional Videographer, Cinematographer or Filmmaker and located in Northern California.




The Bay Area Professional Videographers Association (BAPVA) was formed in 1990 to establish a strong Code of Ethics and a standard of excellence among professional videographers in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Our members have won numerous international awards, including Telly awards, Communicator awards, AEGIS awards, WEVA creative excellence awards, 4Ever Group artistic achievement awards, as well as awards from other prestigious competitions and associations.

Bay Area Professional Videographers Association