2016/11/30

2016 RCC Photography Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to the 2016 Photography Scholarship Winners
Scholarship: Robert A. Heist Endowed Scholarship
Awarded To: Katherine Parker
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: Eden Holt
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: Kimberly Lewis
Established by: W.W. & Sue Howell
Criteria for Selection: Second-year Photographic Technology student 2.5 GPA

Scholarship: Kodak Professional Imaging
Awarded To:  Carol Boone
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: Tyler Brock
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: Katlyn Loflin
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: Valerie Spencer and Kristi Craven
Established by: Ruth and William Alexander
Criteria for Selection: Photographic Technology student

Scholarship: Photo Alumni Associate of RTI
Awarded To: Brinsley Edwards
Established by: PAARTI
Criteria for Selection: Photographic Technology student

Scholarship: Bryan Carden Memorial Scholarship
Awarded To: Jaime Robles
Established by: Family and Friends of Bryan Carden
Criteria for Selection: Photographic Technology student

Scholarship: Jerry Howell Memorial Scholarship
Awarded To: Jaime Robles
Established by: Family and Friends of Jerry Howell

Criteria for Selection: Photographic Technology student

2016/11/28

2016 Photojournalism grad gets APTOPIX


2016 graduate Allison Lee Isley, now a staff photographer at the Winston-Salem Journal, had her image from the Wake Forest vs Coastal Carolina men's basketball game picked as a daily Top Pix by the Associated Press. Each day, AP photo editors pick the day's top photos, called APTOPIX for members to use. Congrats to Allison!

2016/11/17

Renovations Continue!


Workers begin removing duct work outside the Portrait Bays. 


and removing the "VW" air handler. No one will miss it!




2016/11/14

Advertising Videos


The Multimedia Production class worked in small groups to create a 30 second advertising video for the photography department. The assignment is one of two group projects they complete in the semester. 
Watch the three videos: