Photography & Design Production

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Photography & Design Production (PDP)Services


Photographic services and products available:

  • Photography for University Communications and Marketing
  • Photography for Western Illinois Athletics
  • Original studio and on-location photography
  • Passport, ID, and resume photos
  • Duplication of archival materials
  • Copyright-cleared photographic copies from 2D and 3D artwork
  • Photographic prints and products

Schedule a Photoshoot
Schedule a Studio Portrait, Passport, or ID Photo

Photography Rates

Effective August 1, 2023

  • Passport / OPT / LEJA ID Photo: $10.00 (includes (4) printed copies at required size)
  • Studio Portrait: $5.00 (includes one retouched high-resolution image of the client's choosing)
  • Event Photography: Please submit a media request form for pricing and availability.
  • Duplication Services:
    • 16" x 20" and smaller: Flat rate of $8.00 , plus 50 cents per item digitized
    • 20" x 24" and smaller: Flat rate of $15.00 , plus 50 cents per item digitized
  • Non-university entities: $50.00 per hour

NOTE: There is no charge for marketing photography related to the promotion of academic departments and student initiatives that support the university's mission statement. The interpretation of a marketable photo opportunity is at the discretion of the PDP Photo Team and University Communications and Marketing.

Graphic Services/Products

  • Banners
  • Floor and wall graphics
  • Framing
  • Lamination
  • Large format printing
  • Mounted prints
  • Stickers
  • Vinyl transfers for walls and signs
  • Wall clings
  • Wall wraps
  • Wrapped canvases
  • Window perforation
  • Yard signs

Please contact PDP with requests. Pricing will be provided based on specifications.

Copyright Policy

All images are the copyrighted property of Western Illinois University. The images may be reproduced only by Photography and Design Production (PDP) or another authorized university department. Images obtained from PDP may be used for web and digital publications only. Any other reproduction or redistribution is a direct violation of U.S. copyright law.

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