Photographic Production

Documents SJSU events, accomplishments and research. The department creates originals and copies of photographs for use in classrooms, research and administrative functions. 


  • Faculty
  • Staff


  • Analog to Digital Image Conversion - Convert images 8x10 inches or smaller from analog forms such as a slides, negatives, photographic prints or printed pages into digital format for classroom use, online lectures, presentations, learning management systems, brochures, publications and web pages using digital film and flatbed scanners. 
  • Slide and Negative Scanning - Process slides and negatives required for academic or other University purposes.
  • Poster Printing - Print large format posters for your professional conferences. The large format Inkjet Photo Printer can print on Photographic Paper up to 44 inches wide by 100 feet long. Create your poster in Microsoft PowerPoint, Adobe Illustrator, InDesign or Photoshop software and send it in the native file format or as a , TIFF, JPEG or EPS file. 
  • Studio Portraits - High quality professional portraits of Faculty, Staff and Student employees as a service to the Campus Community. Using professional equipment in the studio and on location we can accommodate one or more individuals. Refer to the Photo Shoot Guidelines for information on how to enhance your studio photography. To request a studio portrait session, complete the Photographic Services Request Form.
  • Studio Photography - This service offers original, high-resolution photography to the Campus Community for academic, research, instructional and promotional purposes. To request a studio photography session, complete the Photographic Services Request Form. The studio photography sessions includes:  
  • Portraits
  • Objects and artifacts
  • Artworks such as sculptures, paintings, pottery or glass
  • Location Photography - Professional photography on location at various venues and events on and off campus. To request Location Photography Services, complete the Photographic Services Request Form. 

Some of these photographic services may include:

  • Environmental Portraits
  • Photography in classes and labs for documentation of teaching and research
  • Conferences
  • Campus Events
  • Student Accomplishments

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Requesting Service 

To request one of the Photographic Services, complete the Photographic Services Request Form.


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