Kallyn Tall paints a tire for Service Raleigh

Photo of the Week | April 16-20

This week’s Photo of the Week comes courtesy of Photo Editor Kaydee Gawlik. She attended Service Raleigh on Saturday, April 14 and captured some amazing shots of volunteers working together to benefit our local community! To see more coverage of service events and other student activities, order your 2018 Agromeck today and #OwnYourYear.

NC State yearbook editor Katie Tart

Katie Tart Announced as 2019 Editor in Chief

Katie Tart, a junior in business administration with a concentration in entrepreneurship, is the 2019 editor-in-chief of Agromeck. Katie was the design editor of the 2018 Agromeck, and says she’s looking forward to her new role.   The publication has such a rich history of documenting NC State culture and traditions, and I’m excited to… Read more »

Photo of the Week | Feb. 19-23

This week’s Photo of the Week comes courtesy of photographer Sarah Cochran, who attended the dance collective Urban Bush Women’s performance at Stewart Theatre on Friday, February 9. Their performance was a part of the university’s celebration of Black History Month. For more coverage of Black History Month, order your copy of the 2018 Agromeck… Read more »

Photo of the Week | Nov. 27 – Dec. 1

  This week’s Photo of the Week is courtesy of staff photographer David Tracey. He captured this great shot of senior Nicholas Lacy celebrating during the Wolfpack’s 33-21 victory over the UNCH-CH Tar Heels Saturday, November 25. Photo Editor Kaydee Gawlik had this to say about the photo:   “This is an awesomely timed photo…. Read more »

Photo of the Week | Oct. 23-27

This week’s Photo of the Week comes from photo correspondent Emma Dimig, who attended the NCSU rifle team’s match against the Akron Zips on Saturday, Oct. 21. Photo Editor Kaydee Gawlik had this to say about Emma’s shot: “Rifle isn’t something that’s in town a lot, so to start off with current photos of our… Read more »

Sydney Respass scoops ice cream

Photo of the Week | STATE FAIR EDITION

This week’s Photo of the Week is a very special State Fair edition. Our beloved Photo Editor, Kaydee Gawlik, captured this shot of Sydney Respass, a junior in Food Science, working at the Food Science Club’s booth on Saturday, October 14th. Every year, the Food Science Club sponsors the Howling Cow ice cream booth at… Read more »

womens-bball-signing-packapalooza

Photo of the Week | Welcome Week Edition

  We have a very special Photo of the Week today, chosen from among all the awesome photos our photography staff took at Wolfpack Welcome Week events. Wolfpack Welcome Week is one of our favorite NC State traditions, with an entire week filled with fun activities to welcome students back to campus. This photo, taken… Read more »

sigma-chi-maiden-lane

Photo of the Week | July 17-21

  This week’s Photo of the Week comes courtesy of co-Photo Editor Kai Anthony McNeil. In preparation for our spread highlighting the destruction of the historic homes on Maiden Lane, he snapped this amazing shot in the backyard of one of Maiden’s fraternity houses. Kai had this to say about why the composition of this… Read more »

[Special Olympian Brian Carter demonstrates a deadlift]

Photo of the Week | July 3-7

  This week’s Photo of the Week was taken by photographer Sam Feldstein at the Special Olympics Summer Games at Witherspoon Student Center. Photo Editor Kai McNeil had this to say about the photo: ” The power stance of the competitor displayed in the composition of the photo really allows viewers to understand the feat… Read more »

Announcing the 2018 Agromeck Editor in Chief

  Agromeck’s staff is excited to announce our new editor-in-chief for the 2017-2018 edition of NC State’s oldest and most award-winning student publication: Anna Long, a sophomore majoring in communications – public relations, will assume full responsibility for the role in May. Anna was co-editor of her high school yearbook and joined the Agromeck staff… Read more »

Latest
  • Photo of the Week | April 1-5

    Technician Deputy Photo Editor John Joyner said: Greg Wilson did a nice job here of thinking outside the box to get this shot. Using a GoPro, he was able to get the shot from an angle that would have been very hard to get otherwise. Getting a shot from onboard the bike lent an intimacy to… Read more »

  • Photo of the Week | March 25-29

    Technician Photography Editor Natalie Claunch said: Photo of the week goes to Tyler Andrews for his shot of the Panoramic Dance Project dress rehearsal. Tyler was able to effectively expose the photo for highlights and shadows, creating a dramatic effect to the moment of the dancer balancing herself. Her pose fills the entire frame, and creates… Read more »

  • Photo of the Week | March 18-22

    Agromeck photo editor Katherine Hoke said: Caide Wooten did a great job of capturing the essence of Agricultural Awareness Week, an event Student Media covers annually, in a different way. His consideration of composition, perspective and lighting coupled with the moment of emotion on the students’ faces makes the photo work. He utilized the texture of… Read more »

  • Jim Colton Guest Critique | Photo of the Week | March 11-15

    Former Sports Illustrated Photo Editor and Photography Consultant Jim Colton said: There’s often a misconception about sports photography that the best pictures are of peak action — buzzer beaters, slam dunks, etc. — but sometimes when all that action is happening in front of you, the better picture is actually behind you! Reaction is often… Read more »

  • Photo of the Week | Feb. 25-March 1

    Technician deputy photo editor Ryan Parry said: This week’s photo of the week is Tyler Andrew’s portrait of David Buffaloe, the instrument shop supervisor at the Bio&Ag Research Shop. Tyler was able to light the subject perfectly through external flash and the natural lighting of the shop. He also took the time to get to know… Read more »

  • Photo of the Week | Feb. 18-22

    Technician Deputy Photo Editor John Joyner said: Ryan did a very nice job here of capturing a moment that is familiar in a very different way. In order to get this shot, Ryan positioned himself on the opposite side of the bench from every other member of the media in attendance – including The News & Observer and… Read more »

  • Photo of the Week | Feb. 11-15

    Technician Photo Editor Natalie Claunch wrote: Instead of taking a ‘mugshot’ of the subject straight on, Joannah took the photo from above. It is successful because Joannah was able to frame the ashen cross with the subject’s hair and eyes without a distracting background, leaving no doubt as to the subject of the photo. Another reason… Read more »

  • Photo of the Week | Feb. 4-8

     Agromeck Photo Editor Katherine Hoke said: Georgia did a nice job of photographing the University’s insect museum. This photo is effective mainly because of composition. The multicolored butterfly creates a striking break in pattern from the yellow butterflies surrounding it.  The two large insects on either side work as framing elements to create leading lines… Read more »

  • Photo of the Week | Jan. 28-Feb. 1

    Agromeck photo editor Katherine Hoke said: Ryan’s environmental portrait of Fullsteam Brewery’s Chris Davis is dramatic and well-executed. By photographing the subject in a storage room rather than at the bar, the viewer gets to see a part of the brewery they might not normally have access to. Davis’s confident position on the kegs makes… Read more »

  • Photo of the Week | Jan. 21-25

    Technician deputy photo editor John Joyner said: In this photo, Greg used several techniques to put together an excellent photo from the Study Abroad fair. Using a wide aperture, he was able to include the two students in the background flanking the model Eiffel Tower to add context to the photo, but they were sufficiently… Read more »