The Boston Press Photographers Association, Inc., is constituted for the purpose of promoting and protecting the interests and welfare of the News Photographer;
To advance News Photography in all its aspects;
To provide a better understanding of the News Photographer’s problems;
To consult, cooperate and negotiate with any and all powers of authority concerning the control and/or restriction of the News Photographer in the performance of his or her duties;
To oppose vigorously and infringements and/or violations upon the rights of the News Photographer and to support and promote all programs designed to maintain the rights of a free press as guaranteed under Amendment I of the Constitution of the United States.