Author Archives: Michael Peres

RITphoto – Catching Up with Retired Prof Tom Zigon

Two years later by Michael Peres Thursday May 4th, I caught up Prof Tom Zigon. Tom retired from RITphoto May 2015 after a 35+ teaching career at RIT that began as an instructor in the A-V Technology program affiliated with … Continue reading

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RITphoto Alum Chris Ehrmann Visits Campus

Northlight Studio Portfolio Reviews Monday May 1, 2017 Shared by Clay Patrick McBride Images courtesy of  Nue Chanthavongsay​ RIT alum Chris Ehrmann  AKA “Goldteeth” returned to the RIT campus Monday May 1.  Ehrnamm is the Managing Director & Executive Producer … Continue reading

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Alumni Profile -Jordan Salkin

Jordan Salkin    jordan.i.salkin@nasa.gov Jordan graduated from RIT’s photo sciences program in May 2016. She had specific skills unique to her studies and pursued a career as a photo technologist. Below, Jordan shares how some of the first chapter of her … Continue reading

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Nikon Ambassador to visit RITphoto

Deanne Fitzmaurice, an award winning Pulitzer prize photojournalist is scheduled to speak at RIT Wednesday April 19th. She will also be reviewing student portfolios from 3 – 5pm. Her lecture will be presented in Carlson Auditorium at 6pm. The lecture … Continue reading

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RITphoto Advertising Photography Group Project Assignment

#RITphoto News  March 28, 2017 Liberal Arts Hall by Doug Manchee The RIT advertising photography group project assignment has been a third year “institution” for more than twenty years.  When first created, the assignment was conceived in response to the … Continue reading

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RITphoto Students Continue to Excel

A big congrats to #ritphoto student Elkin Jaramillo for winning the 2017 PDN.EDU’s Student Photo Contest Grand Prize for Multimedia/Video. Elkin’s video “Philip Jamison Pianos” was created in the second year 4D Design class. More of Elkin’s work can be … Continue reading

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Kodak #RITPhoto Partners on New Adventure

3/21/17 KODAK shows the SUPER 8mm camera at Rochester Institute of Technology Written by Clay Patrick McBride Today at RITphoto, we had great visit from the Kodak team of Holger C. Schwaerzel, Rich Tavtigian and Laura Zigarowicz. They introduced some … Continue reading

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From the classroom: Check out this terrific class project by students in the visual media class

Thank you to Laurie O’Brien’s “Elements of Visual Media” Class for vividly illustrating that RIT as a place for students to ” immerse themselves in a community. Dr Rebecca Johnson. Follow this link to see their project Here is another … Continue reading

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News from the Cage RITphoto to evaluate Canon printer

Canon Pro-4000 printer trial by David Walter The School of Photographic Arts and Sciences has just received a Canon Pro-4000 printer for evaluation. Staff, students and faculty have been asked to put the device thru its paces, using a variety … Continue reading

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From the #RITphoto Cage

by David Walter, RITphoto Facilities manager Tamron Brand new to the School’s cage are Tamron Lenses! Tamron, a longstanding leader in photographic optics has just partnered with RIT, building on their educational program. They have offered student pricing and have … Continue reading

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