2014/12/18

RCC goes green!


Randolph Community College's Photography Department goes green. At least The Cove is, now a cyc wall green screen.

NCPPA Monthly Contest Winner



Congratulations to Photojournalism student Caleb Smallwood for placing third in the Feature category in the North Carolina Press Photographers Association's Monthly News Clip Contest for September.  Click to see all the winners!

2014/12/16

Photo of the Week



Photojournalism I - Business Portraits. Photo by Cate Gordon

The final Photojournalism I assignment was to photograph a local business owner using off camera strobe. Cate used a tilt-shift lens and strobes to create this dynamic portrait of dog trainer, Adam Witherspoon with his German Shepard, Robby. Witherspoon owns a multi-purpose dog training facility in Stoneville, N.C.

2014/12/12

2014-2015 Photography Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to the 2014
 Photography Scholarship Winners

Scholarship: Robert A. Heist Endowed Scholarship
Awarded To: Chelsea Jothen
Established by: Family & associates of Robert A. Heist
Criteria for Selection: Second-year Photographic Technology student 3.0 GPA or higher
Recipient should demonstrate “good citizenship” in the department.


Scholarship: John, Kimberly, and Jennifer Hendrick Memorial Scholarship
Awarded To: Elizabeth Moore
Established by: Cathy Hendrick
Criteria for Selection: Academic success and the scholarship candidates’ tendency to behave in a Godly manner, as evidenced by factors such as helping others, applying oneself, desiring to learn, a person of integrity.

Scholarship: W. W. & Sue Howell
Awarded To: Paul Brothers
Established by: W.W. & Sue Howell
Criteria for Selection: Second-year Photographic Technology student 2.5 GPA

Scholarship: Kodak Professional Imaging
Awarded To:  Cate Gordon
Established by: Eastman Kodak Company
Criteria for Selection: Second year Photographic Technology student
Award to best all around photography student based on GPA, photo course work, portfolio review, creative and technical ability, initiative, extracurricular activities, communications ability, leadership ability, and faculty recommendations.

Scholarship: Mello-Yello
Awarded To: Seth Combs
Established by: Gossage McFarland Sports Marketing
Criteria for Selection: Second-year photojournalism student Recipient selected by photojournalism instructor(s) based upon student performance; chosen after start of fall semester.

Scholarship: PMA Dixie Division Inc. in honor of Nelson Strawbridge
Awarded To: Marcella Storie
Established by: PMA Dixie Division
Criteria for Selection: Second-year Photographic Technology student based academic performance and departmental citizenship; financial need is an important consideration.

Scholarship: Jim Alexander Memorial Scholarship
Awarded To: Tiffany Myers
Established by: Ruth and William Alexander
Criteria for Selection: Photographic Technology student and financial need

Scholarship: Photo Alumni Associate of RTI
Awarded To: Rachel Doblin
Established by: PAARTI
Criteria for Selection: Photographic Technology student and financial need

Scholarship: Bryan Carden Memorial Scholarship
Awarded To: Rachel Doblin
Established by: Family and Friends of Bryan Carden
Criteria for Selection: Photographic Technology student and financial need

Scholarship: Jerry Howell Memorial Scholarship
Awarded To: Rachel Doblin
Established by: Family and Friends of Jerry Howell

Criteria for Selection: Photographic Technology student and financial need

2014/12/09

Photo of the Week


Professional Portraiture I - Fall Portfolio. Photo by Chelsea Jothen

This is from Chelsea's Fall Portrait Portfolio for the Professional Portraiture I class in Portrait Studio Management Photographic Technology degree program. Students were required to submit 5 images in the portfolio.