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Release: Immediate

Color aerial photos of UI campus available

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Large size color aerial photographs of the University of Iowa campus are available for purchase through the Design and Construction Services office. The photographs are available to university departments and the general public.

Four shots taken from directly overhead picture the main campus, the west campus, the Oakdale campus and a combination of the main campus and west campus. Also available are a number of shots taken from oblique angles.

The overhead shots of the main campus, west campus and Oakdale campus can be ordered unmounted, mounted or mounted and framed. Unmounted photos measure 42 inches by 42 inches and cost $220; mounted photos measure 48-by-48 and cost $260; mounted and framed photos are also 48-by-48 and can be ordered with oak, gold or silver frames for $325.

The overhead view showing both the main and west campus, as well as most of downtown Iowa City, is available in a 48 inch by 96 inch size. Mounted but unframed photos in that size are $500. The cost for a mounted photo with oak frame in that size is $700.

Views of the campus taken from oblique angles come in three different sizes: 14- by-18, 18-by-26 and 24-by-24. They can be ordered unmounted, mounted, or mounted and framed. Prices range from $100 to $150.

These are the oblique views that are available:

* Facing south toward the health sciences campus

* Facing west across the Iowa River toward the west campus

* Facing northeast toward the Consolidated Business Services Building

* Facing east toward UI Hospitals and Clinics

* Facing southwest toward the Levitt Center for University Advancement

* Facing east toward the east campus, centered on the Pentacrest but including downtown Iowa City

* Facing south toward Hancher Auditorium and the arts campus

* Facing north toward Oakdale Research Park

To order photos or for more information, call Design and Construction Services at (319) 335-1284.