“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

Click here for a photo release form. 



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.