Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Ryan Campbell: Street to Studio

On Wednesday, October 18th, DATA juniors and seniors were treated to a special presentation by local artist Ryan Campbell. Ryan shared his experience of transitioning from graffiti artist to studio owner, and pursuing your passion to "make." In between sessions he interviewed students for a studio intern position and even shared a sandwich with DATA CTE teachers.

Desert Glo Fest 2017

DATA Digital Imaging is proud to, once again, be the official photographers of the Desert Glo Fest for the Foundation for the Palm Springs Unified School District.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Ranking at SkillsUSA Nationals

The 2017 SkillsUSA National Skill and Leadership Conference proved to be the best yet for the DATA program! Three DATA Digital Imaging sophomores represented California and Cathedral City in Pin Design and Interactive Application and Video Game Development competitions and had fun spending time in beautiful Louisville, Kentucky.

Congratulations to the following students

Crystal Martinez
Pin Design
Ranked 7th out of 35 in the Nation

Conner Robles and Daniel Manaloto
Interactive Application and Video Game Development
Ranked 9th out of 19 in the Nation

View the video game trailer 

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Designing for Mental Awareness

Congratulations to DI Junior Morgan Wash for her design being selected as the winner of the 2017 Dare to be Aware art contest. Her work will be reproduced on t-shirts, posters, and brochures for the upcoming Dare to be Aware Youth Conference for Riverside County.

The full-day conference will be held for about 1000 Riverside County middle and high school students in order to increase awareness and reduce the stigma related to mental illness.

Friday, May 26, 2017

4th Annual DATA Awards

On Thursday, May 25th, the Cathedral City Public Arts Commission hosted the 4th Annual DATA Awards at the Mary Pickford Theater. Student's work was recognized for both photography and filmmaking and shared on the silver screen.

Congratulations to the following students

Tatianna - 1st Place Photography $350
by Pamela Montenegro 

Frida Karla - 2nd Place Photography $200
Paola Granillo

Lucha sin fin - 3rd Place Photography $100
Joe Jimenez

Phillip K. Smith - 1st Place Film $350
Sedona Cruz

Ask Me - 2nd Place Film $200
Jose Aguirre and Marcos Correa

Live Fully Now - 3rd Place Film $100
Eddie Galan

A huge thank you to Alan Carvalho and Tim Parrott of the Cathedral City Public Arts Commission and Ted Hane at the Mary Pickford Theater for their ongoing contribution to the DATA Program!