The photography emphasis teaches both traditional black and white, digital and alternative techniques. An in-studio digital media lab supports alternative techniques and color printing. The lab includes Macs, Epson Perfection scanners, laser printer (used for both film positives and polyester plates), NuArc MSP 3140 multi-spectrum exposure unit and an Epson Stylus® Pro 4800 printer. The studio promotes a non-toxic environment. Students receive instruction in both traditional and cutting-edge techniques, providing them the opportunity to build competitive fine art portfolios.