Photography

Need a Photographer?

For portraits and general photography, you have the option of hiring a photographer from Academic Technology Services (ATS) via departmental recharge or choosing an external vendorPhotographers in Strategic Communications may also be available to take photos for your project.

Welcome to our photography resources. Whether you're an avid photographer or a novice, you'll find helpful tools here to create or find the right images for your projects. You'll also learn:

  • how to capture photos that are authentic to the UC Davis experience
  • in's and out's of the campus photo database
  • guidelines to follow when using stock photography
Award winning photo of Edward Silva holding a chicken, shot by Karin Higgins

Karin Higgins, campus photographer, shot this award-winning image of Edward Silva. Silva is a UC Davis staffer and co-inventor of the Henlight, which is an LED light system for chicken coops which stretches winter daylight hours, boosting egg production.