General Lab Information


The Photography Group provides official Laboratory photography services. The group also maintains the Lab’s Digital Asset Management System, a robust search tool containing thousands of digital images captured throughout the Lab's history (system account required to access). Photography is provided at no direct charge to Brookhaven Lab staff and users. Customers must use the Photography Order Form to initiate the process:


  • Photographic documentation, coverage of people, events, experiments, equipment, and work in progress
  • Studio or environmental (location) portraits
  • Management of the Laboratory’s digital image archive.
  • Maintenance of the Laboratory's record of analog photos, known as Negative Books.

The Photography Studio is located in Building 493.

Normal Hours of Operation - 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.