University Relations Photography

The University Relations Photography Department captures the images that tell the UNCG story. Specializing in editorial and documentary style photography that sets the standard for the university integrated marketing and strategic communication plan, our work supports a wide variety of UNCG publications, multimedia and online communications.

Requesting our services

Our photographers provide a variety of imaging services to the UNCG community.  After reviewing our services below, you may complete our Photography Request Form if you would like to request photography services.

Note: If you requested services from us before April 2015, you will need to create an account.


Please allow sufficient time (five or more days in advance) whenever possible.

Services that will require a longer lead time are:

  • Departmental group photography
  • Onsite portraits
  • Retirement Functions
  • Events
  • Assignments requiring travel outside of the Triad.

UNCG Images

The UNCG Image Collection is available to support all university communication and marketing. Search and download current UNCG photographs organized in useful keyword categories such as Campus Scenes, Students, Research and Athletics.

Historical Images and University Archives

University Relations’ photography archives date back to approximately 2002. For photographs taken prior to 2002, please contact University Archives and Manuscripts.

Professional Portraits

University Relations photography department provides portraits to faculty, staff and students. The portrait session will provide standard studio lighting and a tasteful gray background. Portraits will be made at the Photography Studio at 1100 West Market Street (Suite 201). We keep your photograph in our archive for university use such as press releases.

You can select the specific date and time slot that suits your needs and the studio schedule. Portraits can be scheduled between 9am-4pm M-F.  Please keep in mind, from time to time, sessions may be canceled due to scheduling conflicts or illness. If a session is canceled, we will contact you to set up an alternate date.

We suggest you view the schedule found here prior to requesting services.

To take advantage of this service, please fill out the online portrait request form.

Note: If you requested services from us before April 2015, you will need to create an account.

UR Photography Department Contacts

Martin Kane, University Relations Photographer (336) 334-4748

Vickie Carter, University Relations Office Assistant (336) 334-5371

Academic Support Photography

University Relations photographers do not assist with photography for classroom instruction or research. However, the Division of Continual Learning (DCL) is available to provide academic media support services.  Creative Services in DCL offers photography, videography, audio production, online instruction video production, media duplication & conversion and other services custom tailored to specific needs.

For further information, contact Daniel Smith, creative services coordinator, (336) 315-7030