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Clemson Community Photography Project



1. To develop an archive of
photographs of and about the city of Clemson, SC and
its people, through structured and ongoing contribution
of photographs, and to make the archive available to
users of Clemson images and those simply interested in
viewing them..
2. To produce, from the archive, a book of photographs
taken during the four seasons in a 12 month period
(Seasons of Clemson).
3. To produce, from the archive, single photographs for
sale or license.


Project Initiation

Press Releases

  September 25,

  October 15, 2008

  January 15, 2009

  March 26, 2009

  June 16, 2009

May 4,

The Four Photo Days

Day 1: November 14,

Day 2: February 8,

Day 3: April 18,

Day 4: July 3,

You can search by season in the Seasons of Clemson
Album and find all photos submitted on one of these
days. Click the Search button in the photo albums to
see a list of keywords that can help you find the
photos you want to see.

Get the Book

Seasons of Clemson, a book of photography created
from photos in this project taken on the four photo
days, is on sale at the Arts Center. The
hardcover version of the 120-page book is $38.95; a limited number
signed by Mayor Larry Abernathy can be purchased at the Arts Center
for $50.00. The soft cover version is on sale in retail outlets
in the Clemson area or at the Arts Center at $19.95 per copy.
Prints of individual book photographs and related gift items can be purchased at our online store.
75% of the net proceeds from these sales go to the photographer, with
the remainder going to fund programs at the Arts Center.

View the book poster

View sample pages

Reserve a copy

(Download the reservation form and return it to
the Arts Center.)

View the Albums


The Seasons of Clemson Album contains all
photos submitted for the Seasons of Clemson book
project. The Clemson Photo Archive Album contains
other photos submitted to the archive. (See the panel
at right, The Project Continues, to


Within the Albums, you can view photos,
search for photos taken by a particular photographer,
or search for photos that present a particular aspect
of Clemson by keyword.


the Mosaic


A photomosaic of all photos submitted for the
Seasons of Clemson book project is under
construction. Click the link above to view the
current mosaic. Hover your cursor over a point on the
mosaic to see the project photo that is a component
at that point; click to see that photo in a new

The Project Continues


Clemson photographers may continue to
participate by submitting their photos to this
constantly expanding archive. These photographs are
also available to people looking for contemporary
Clemson photographs. License and usage rights may be
pursued by sending email to
Please identify the photo by file name, and describe
how you would like to use it. All photographs remain
the property of their photographers, and no image
from this site or archive may be used without the
photographer’s written permission.


Read This Before You

The Photographer’s Right
legal issues in photography in public places

Photo Tips

Clemson, SC and Public Participation

Clemson Community Photography
Project Archive Guide

Info Form

Photograph ID



Email regarding photo submission


Email regarding usage permission


Other community photography activities


Russ Warmath and Karin Emmons of Clemson University and others have
organized the Clemson Photo Club. This organization is open to
membership in the general Clemson area. Recently the club has organized
its first member exhibition, at The Arts Center, 212 Butler Street,
Clemson. For more information, visit the Clemson Photo Club website.



Please visit the Clemson Arts Center for the latest about the arts.