• Facebook: Maximize the good, limit the bad

    UPAA Blog 2020-21 #24 - 5/3/21 (by Amanda Pitts) 

    Amanda Pitts is Senior Photographer at Grand Valley State University, past Symposium host and a UPAA Board member.

  • The Year of COVID-UPAA Visual Timeline

    UPAA blog 2020-21 #21 4/5/21 (photo by Sanjay Suchak, University of Virginia, April 13, 2020)

    What a year.

    A year that at times felt like a decade, and at times feels like it passed in a flash. A year of stress, loss, resilience and adaptation.

  • MIC Q&A January 2021

    UPAA Blog 2020-21 #16 - 2/17/21 (text and photos by Amanda Pitts)

    Amanda Pitts is senior photographer at (and graduate of) Grand Valley State University, a UPAA board member and Symposium host. Her General Features & Illustrations category photo "Vaccines" was voted Best in Show in the January Monthly Image Contest.

  • Seeing sports in a different way

    UPAA Blog 2020-21 #13 - 1/18/21 (photos and text by Douglas Levere)

    Douglas Levere is the photo/video manager with University Communications at the University at Buffalo. He is a longtime UPAA member who has contributed previously to the Contact Sheet and blog and has been a presenter at the Symposium.

  • Thingamajig Thursday: Camera Stand

    UPAA Blog 2020-21 #11 - 12/17/20 (photos and text by Matt Cashore)

    Matt Cashore is senior university photographer at Notre Dame and editor of the UPAA blog and magazine. (So yeah, there he goes again talking about himself in the third person...) "Thingamajig Thursday" is an occasional series on gadgets or gizmos roughly $300 or less in price that make the day-to-day tasks a little more convenient.