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Photography

Great photography tells great stories.

The Office of Communications and Marketing offers custom photography, headshots, and a library of university stock photography to meet the needs of university offices.

Please note: the role of the university photographer has been restructured to better serve our office and the university as a whole. Some of the services previously offered are no longer available.

University Photographer

Our university photographer can get you the shot you need, whether it is documenting an event, a dramatic portrait, or a custom photo shoot. Most of these services are provided at a competitively priced fee. View our photography rate card.

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Photography Database

Faculty and staff who need access to photographs for official university business may request access to our photography database. Thousands of university photographs are available to use free of charge by official university colleges, departments, and units.

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Just need a simple iconic shot for a presentation or some other use? We have a small collection available for download and use without creating an account and searching through thousands of photographs.

Headshots

We provide free studio headshots to faculty and staff on Tuesdays 8–10:00 a.m. Just come to our studio in 91 Communications Building. We suggest you call in advance to confirm the photographer is available. Vacations, illnesses, and high-priority assignments may result in the photographer being unavailable some weeks.

Note: We do not provide free headshots for students. Departments and offices who wish to have headshots of their undergraduate/graduate students and/or workers may request the service and will be charged at the current rate.

Photography Rate Card

Events and custom shoots: The standard rate for photography is $125/hour with a one hour minimum. Work performed outside of the normal workday (M–F 8–5:00) is billed at a rate of 1½ times the standard. Billable time includes setting up and post-production work.

Faculty/staff headshots: Free, Tuesdays 8–10:00 a.m. in our studio. Headshots by appointment will incur a charge of $50.

Student headshots: $50 each, charged to a university account.

Archival Research: $25/hour.

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