Photography -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- Rochester
Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:
RIT Photo Purchase Prize collection
RIT Libraries established the Photo Purchase Prize Award program in 1981 to provide a visual history of RIT's School of Photographic Arts and Sciences (SPAS). Each year works are purchased for the collection from the SPAS Student Honor Show, a juried exhibition open to students in all departments of the School.
Robert Luessen portfolio
Nineteen color photographs by RIT student Robert Luessen. Photos were created for a class project; images capture unusual spaces in the Wallace Library.
Ruth Thomas photographs and transparencies
Twenty photos and transparencies by Ruth Thomas. Thomas was a student at the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute, a precursor to Rochester Institute of Technology.
School of Photographic Arts and Sciences (SPAS) photographs
Photographs related to the School of Photographic Arts and Sciences (SPAS) at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). This collection of 71 photographs includes students and faculty in photographic labs and classrooms in the early 1970's, and portraits of Navy personnel enrolled in summer "United States Navy Quality Control of Photographic Processing" program from 1958 through the late 1980s.
Stephen K. Sillay and Irene Adams Sillay collection
The donor of this collection was Mrs. Stephen K. Sillay, wife of Mr. Stephen Sillay, who was a student in the Department of Photographic Technology at the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanic’s Institute, now known as the Rochester Institute of Technology. He attended school here from 1931-1935. The collection consists of textbooks, handouts, and objects related to courses Stephen Sillay was enrolled in relating to analog photographic processes, as well as a few personal objects.
Stuart Oring collection
Materials related to Stuart Oring, photography student at RIT from 1955-1959. The collection is focused on the "Picture Reading Resource Module," a computer program researched and developed by Oring, and includes CDs, teacher guides, and information books.
William A. Reedy Memorial Lecture in Photography collection
Programs, clippings, press releases, posters, and other paper materials regarding the William A. Reedy Memorial Lecture in Photography, as well as a few lectures on VHS tape, audiocassette and CD.