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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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From the Classroom: Capstone Projects of Students in the Photographic Sciences

When RIT converted its degrees to semesters in 2010, the University mandated a few requirements for all programs. To graduate, all students at RIT had to complete several writing classes, both in their program and in general education , perform … Continue reading

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From the Classroom: High Speed Ballistics Photography at RIT

Written By Ted Kinsman Photographic Sciences email Ted This picture records a .22 caliber bullet moving at 1,200 feet per second as it travels through an apple in the classic high-speed picture.  Photograph by Nasser Albahri. The high-speed imaging class, … Continue reading

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RITphoto PJ students collaborate with Rochester PBS station

Submitted by Meredith Davenport For the past month, RIT photojournalism students have been collaborating with the Rochester Public Television and Radio station WXXI to produce stories related to the Station’s coverage of the elections. It has been an enormous effort … Continue reading

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From the Classroom – Nature and Natural Science Photography

RITphoto teaches more than 150 various classes during a normal academic year. These courses include traditional subjects and sometimes highly specialized classes such as e-sensitometry or photomicrography. In the fall one of the special classes is Nature and Natural Science … Continue reading

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RITphoto is Distinctive because of its Faculty

When visitors come to RIT and the the School of Photographic Arts and Sciences they often inquire what differentiates RIT from the ther schools they are visiting. Prospective students visit from all around the globe and sometimes they are very … Continue reading

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Contact Sheet by Frank Cost

A few years ago a triptych arrangement of three photographs of my mother – taken around 1950 – was discovered in a box in the basement of my parents’ home in Syracuse, New York.  The three frames had been printed … Continue reading

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From the Classroom: Updates from Photographic Technology 1

The Photographic Technology class instructor, Nanette Salvaggio shared her thoughts about the first month of this class. We are just finishing the fourth week of the Fall semester and the students are now pretty acclimated to the class expectations. The … Continue reading

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