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November, 2011Archive

Nov 29

From time to time, I will post an blog entry by one of my staff, about a favorite building.  Today’s entry is by Lucinda Philumalee, current MRED candidate and Historic Preservation degree holder. Eisenhower Executive Office Building: Eyesore or Icon? Located just west of the White House is a Federal building built in the Second […]

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Nov 23

The Visual Resources Collection has various items for student use, besides images. All of these items must be signed out, and should be returned in the same condition that you received them. All items can be borrowed by the hour or overnight. Future Blog posts will focus on individual items, with pictures!! Point-and-Shoot Cameras. We […]

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Nov 23

It is important to photograph your models soon after you complete them.  Drawings generated digitally can always be saved – in multiple places – but models have a way of getting dusty, losing parts, or molding in your parents’ basement. Therefore you should photograph models pretty much immediately after finishing them.  Whites will be whiter, […]

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Nov 09

Here in the Visual Resources Collection we are taking an inventory of everything in the room. We have LCD projectors, slide projectors, cameras, video cameras, light sets, some books and travel guides; even film cameras of the Nikon variety. However, the slides, slides, slides, are what I have in the most quantity.  Now, slides are […]

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