USGS Open House

USGS Open House 2009

This provides access to information and photos of participants in "Dress Like A Marine Geologist" at USGS Open Houses.

2009

The U.S. Geological Survey in Menlo Park hosted an Open House from May 15 - 17, 2009.
At the USGS Open House, a very popular interactive activity is "Dress Like A Marine Geologist."
Participants don maritime field attire and are image captured against a green screen background. Using the Macintosh Photo Booth application, an "at sea" scene replaces the background. The image is placed on the web.
See the Open House 2009 still images.
Picture numbers begin with the day of the year: 135 (Fri.), 136 (Sat.), 137 (Sun.), 138 (Mon.)

2006

The U.S. Geological Survey in Menlo Park hosted an Open House, June 2 - 4, 2006.
See the Open House 2006 still images.
Picture numbers begin with the day of the year: 153 (Fri.), 154 (Sat.), 155 (Sun.), 156 (Mon.)

2003

A sampling of the collection. Click an image to enlarge.

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thumbnail images of some participants

See the Open House 2003 still images.
Picture numbers begin with 150 (Fri.), 151 (Sat.), 152 (Sun.), 153 (Mon.)

2000

A sampling of the collection. Click an image to enlarge.

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thumbnail images of some participants

See the Open House 2000 still images.

Behind the scenes

in 2003.
Once the participants are dressed up, they stand in front of a green screen and their image are patched into a marine-geology scene.
(These images are clickable)

Photo
Clint Steele doing the magic,
with Chroma Key and iMovie
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Photo
Dan Mosier getting the next models ready
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photo photo photo photo Photos of props that participants could wear.
Prop photos
Photos of participants preparing and posing.
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Participants photos
Photos of equipment used.
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