Author Archives: School of Photo

The Image Permanence Institute, a Hidden Gem

Not many people realize it exists, but there is a hidden gem tucked away on the second floor of Gannett called the Image Permanence Institute (IPI). IPI is a unique department within CIAS devoted to preservation research. It is the … Continue reading

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Alumni Feature — Dan Hughes

We reached out to some of our alumni and asked them about their lives after RIT. Dan Hughes was gracious enough to answer our questions, here are his answers. What are you doing professionally? I am a Solutions Consultant for … Continue reading

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Photo Plus Expo 2013

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Every October since 1983, SPAS faculty, staff, and students trek to the Jacob Javits Center in Manhattan to attend the Photo Plus Expo organized by Photo District News. It has been very interesting to watch the show change during this three decade … Continue reading

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A Day of Photography

The School of Photographic Arts and Sciences (SPAS) is hosting an Open House on November 8th designed for incoming students, their counselors, teachers, and families. We have worked with the RIT Admissions Office and we are planning an exciting day … Continue reading

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The Imaging Systems Lab

Production is ramping up and one of the hottest areas here in our college is in our very own Imaging Lab.  Our lab, called “The Imaging Systems Lab” is an area that many students long to work in, and one … Continue reading

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Alumni Feature — David Gallagher

When we reached out to some of our alumni, we asked them some questions about their time during and after RIT. David Gallagher responded to our questions, here is what he shared with us. Why did you choose RIT? I … Continue reading

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Typographic Performance Art on the Kodak Quad

In my new Elements of Visual Media second-year course we have spent the first three weeks studying the fundamentals of typography and learning typographic controls in Adobe InDesign. At the beginning of week 4, I felt that the students needed … Continue reading

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RIT Photo House

1972 – the year that a passionate community came to recognition at the Rochester Institute of Technology.  Photo House is more than an organization for photographers; it is a growing family of thriving individuals that represent passion for the photographic … Continue reading

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From the Office — Upcoming Events

We are busy in the school office planning many events during the Fall semester. Here are a few examples of what’s being planned. Be sure to mark your calendars and join us at these exciting events! In September we hosted PDN’s 30 … Continue reading

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21st Editions for the 21st century SPAS students

From Amelia Hugill-Fontanel, Assistant Curator of the Cary Collection  For the past 15 years, the Cary Collection has been faithfully collecting the body of amazing photography books published by 21st Editions. These works are the epitome of the harmonious fusion … Continue reading

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