The Photography Department is responsible for photos used by The Current Student Newspaper. Staff photographers report directly to the Photography Editor, take pictures for all sections, learn software necessary to edit and enhance photos, edit photos before turning in assignments, write descriptive captions for photos, meet all applicable deadlines, place and label all photographs in the archive, attend weekly meetings, and provide content a minimum of one photo every four weeks during the semester.

The Photo Editor handles photo assignments, attends and comes prepared to section head meetings, generates and assigns photography assignments to staff members, learns and knows software necessary for scanning, editing, and enhancing photos, takes photographs for all sections, writes description captions for photographs, oversees staff photographers, keeps track of all photography equipment, responsible for placing and labeling all photographs in the archives, meets and ensures all photographers meet applicable deadlines, and is required to train his or her replacement.