Be organized. Seek out experiences faculty and graduate students who have done similar projects so you truly know what you are in for. Know that if you do not do the work, it will not get done. Finally, that it will be one of their most rewarding endeavors they will take on in their time at UCI.
Research Interests: Lighting Design, Digital Imaging
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