“A good photograph is one that communicates a fact, touches the heart and leaves the viewer a changed person for having seen it.”  —Irving Penn



If you are shooting your own photos, here are some tips

Photo release forms are located on the right hand side of this page


If you would like assistance scheduling a photoshoot in your laboratory or classroom, or if you need a photo taken of yourself or your team, please email communications@soe.ucsc.edu.

When taking photos in labs and classrooms, we strive to include as diverse a group as possible. 

In labs, we look for active research shots and a combination of single-person and multiple-person shots.