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FACULTY Megan Luke

Project: 

"Data Asset Management and Presentation Creation"

Research Assistant who can help set up an image database from 1000s of image files of artworks, embed caption information as metadata, and devise a way to automatically export metadata captions as presenter’s notes when images are used to create Keynote/PowerPoint presentations. Student will compare and research available DAM software for Mac OS X and work with USC’s slide librarian to obtain metadata files (.txt files exported from Filemaker) for import.

Required Skills:

Experience with Aperture and/or Adobe Lightroom; Keynote and PowerPoint Experience with Extensis Portfolio or Adobe Bridge (helpful but not required) Comfortable embedding, importing and exporting metadata with images. A candidate who can write script and create automated workflows in Automator is a plus.

 

Preferred major: Computer science or Fine Arts (digital photography) majors/minors preferred

If you are interested in contacting Professor Luke, please email her at mluke@usc.edu