public affairs

graphic services

Teresa Chaney, Chief
1416 9th Street, Room 204-16
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 653-1074

The Graphic Services Branch provides multi-media production services for the Public Affairs Office's publications, exhibits and displays. Their services include graphic design, drafting, photography, video production, and audio-visual assistance.

Film/Video Unit
The Film/Video unit produces video and multimedia programs for applications including media and employee communications, education, training, and legal documentation. Services include pre-production (research, scriptwriting, and storyboards), production services (location and studio cinematography, sound recording, computer graphics and animation), and post-production services (editing, sound mixing, program distribution and evaluation assistance).

For further information, contact:
Albert Madrid
Graphic Services Video Unit Supervisor
DWR Public Affairs Office
(916) 653-9752

Photography/Audio Visual Unit
The Photography Unit provides professional photographic services and products for clients throughout California and the world. The unit offers color and black & white still photography in both studio and field locations statewide. Services include ground and aerial photography, photo research, custom color photographic reproduction, custom black & white processing, photo enlargements, digital scanning, image manipulation and output, photo finishing, and matting and framing services. The Photo Lab maintains a comprehensive digital image library of the Department’s programs and activities from the 1950s to the present.

The Audio Visual Unit supports the Department’s audio and video needs related to presentations, public hearings, meetings, speeches, and special staging events. A variety of equipment is available on a loan basis. Equipment available for loan includes digital cameras, DVD players and television monitors, high-end data/video projectors, slide and overhead projectors, 16 and 24 channel mixers and audio and video digitizers.

Other services include multi-track audio recording, video and audio duplication. The unit also maintains a comprehensive video library that features departmental programs and activities from the 1950s to the present. Videos are available for loan or purchase.

For further information, contact:
Michael J. Miller
Graphic Services Photography Unit Supervisor
1416 9th Street, Room 440-8
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 653-4889

Graphic Design Unit
The Graphic Design Unit is your full-service creative resource within the department. From small projects to large, generous deadline or tight, our designers will work with you to conceptualize, produce, and put the finishing touches on that needed report, brochure, poster, exhibit, or web site. Let's create something great together!

For further information, contact:
John Carter
Graphic Services Graphic Design Unit Supervisor
1416 9th Street, Room 204-20
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 653-9748