Wednesday, September 9, 2020
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm Eastern Time
Accurate photography is essential for preservation, access, and care of collections. This webinar is an introduction to basic practices for collection photography. This webinar aims to give participants the tools needed to:
Set up or improve a photography space
Select equipment, tools, and software
Select archival file formats
Recognize and address common issues when photographic collections
These concepts will be reinforced with examples and case-studies to help participants understand the core concepts. Technology is rapidly changing, so understanding the reasons behind equipment choice is vital for cost-savings and longevity. References and selected supply lists will be provided.
The statements and opinions expressed by panelists, hosts, attendees, or other participants of this event are their own and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of, nor are endorsed by, the American Alliance of Museums.