Shakespeare class outdoors
Photo by university photographer Bob Elbert. See samples of Bob's work.


Location and Studio Photography


  • Location and studio photography shoots are open to faculty, staff and students.
  • Location assignments are $60/hr. (1 hr. minimum)
  • Studio appointments $60/hr. (1/2 hr. minimum)
  • Additional expenses include:
    • Digital processing (download, edit, rotate, name, number, burn CDs, etc.)
    • Mileage and parking expenses when applicable

Make an appointment

Contact Bob Elbert
1045 Communications Bldg.
Phone: 515-294-4053 or

Who to contact

Media inquiries
News Service, (515) 294-3720

Communications counsel
University Relations director, (515) 294-6137, or News Service, (515) 294-3720

Story ideas for Inside Iowa State
Inside, (515) 294-7065

Post online announcement
Inside, (515) 294-7065

Post calendar item
Calendar, (515) 294-8870

Photos, (515) 294-4053