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Photo/Media Equipment

Students and others, please visit our spring quarter 2020 webpages. Student questions for advising should be sent to The Art Building is closed until further notice.

In addition to University and School digital facilities and equipment, the Photo/Media lab provides fully-calibrated photo and video imaging workflows, extensive paper/media options for low cost digital printing, and access to high-end workstations with storage for extended editing and rendering of 4K and HD video projects for Photo/Media graduate and undergraduate majors (graduate student access from other programs granted on a case by case basis). We also have a sound recording and editing studio.

Our professional digital printers have the capability of printing a range of sizes including 44- and 60-inch wide prints. In-house computers, scanners, lighting studio, and printers include:

Computer Equipment

  • Mac Pros and NEC 27" monitors
  • Epson V800 flatbed scanner
  • Nikon 35mm scanner
  • Promise Technology Pegasus RAID arrays

Digital Printing Facilities

  • Epson 5000 17" wide printers
  • Epson 9880, 9900 44” wide printer

Darkroom Facilities

  • Fourteen 4 × 5" enlarging stations

Shooting Studio for Majors

  • Paul Buff Einstein strobes
  • Softboxes

Shooting Studio for Non-Majors

  • Continuous lights and soft boxes
  • Copystand
  • Product shooting box
  • iMac work station

State of the art analogue and digital still cameras, video cameras, and lighting equipment are also available for checkout to graduate and undergraduate Photo/Media students, including:

Digital Camera Equipment

  • PhaseOne P44 digital medium-format cameras
  • Nikon D850 and D810 dSLRs
  • Canon 5DSR, 6D, and 5D MKII dSLRs
  • Blackmagic Ursa mini 4.6 video system
  • Canon C100 Cinema digital camera
  • Sony A7sii video camera
  • Atomos Ninja Blade and Inferno monitors/recorders
  • GoPro Hero video camera
  • Dracast LED lights

Analog Camera Equipment

  • ToyoView CX 4 × 5" cameras
  • Sinar F2 4 × 5" camera
  • Mamiya 645 AFD

Field Audio Equipment

  • Røde shotgun mic
  • Sennheiser shotgun mic
  • Zoom H2 field recorders
  • Zoom H4 field recorder
  • Sennheiser G3 wireless lav mic

Sound Studio

  • 12 x 8' Whisper Room isolation booth
  • Universal Audio Apollo 8p audio interface
  • Acoustically-treated mixing space with Genelec and Adam studio monitors
  • iMac with Ableton Live 10, ProTools, UAD plug-ins, and Adobe Audition
  • Assorted AKG, Sennheiser, and Shure studio microphones
  • Komplete Kontrol, AKAI, and Ableton Push 2 MIDI controllers

Lighting Equipment

  • Einstein and Alien Bee strobe kits
  • Omni ProLight strobe kit
  • ProPhoto strobe kit
  • Desisti 300 continuous light
  • Desisti 310 continuous light
  • Pocket Wizard flash syncs

Video Display Equipment

  • Sharp 60" HD monitors
  • Sony 40" HD monitors
  • 19" SD monitors
  • Toshiba BluRay players
  • Epson, Hitachi, and Panasonic projectors
  • WD Media players


  • Tripods with various functionalities
  • Redrock Micro video camera shoulder rigs