Visual Information Section


Mission

  • Serves as the Installation Manager for implementation of DA/G-6 and IMCOM Visual Information Policy and procedures.
  • Manages the operation of a full service Integrated VIC activity as authorized by Army G-6.
  • Implements Army G-6, IMCOM and Garrison directives, policy and procedures.
  • Prepares and submits funding and manpower POM requirements to ensure support of authorized mission.
  • Submits VI System Program (VISP) requirements for OPA funding.
  • Installation purchase approval authority for all installation AV/VI equipment costing $49.0K or less.
  • Provides regional video documentation in support of IMCOM directed projects.



Services




Audio/Visual Equipment Services

Fort Knox Visual Information Services (VIS) provides audio-visual equipment such as projectors, screens, podiums and portable PA systems to authorized users in the Fort Knox area of support as a service. Click here to view the Audio/Visual Equipment Catalog. All requests must be submitted using the Visual Information Ordering Site. Customers must have an established hand receipt account with VIS in order to utilize this service. Please call the number below for more information.

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Graphics Services

All requests for Graphics Services are transferred to the Enterprise Multimedia Center, Fort Eustis, VA for completion. All Graphics Services require reimbursable. All work order requests for Graphic support must be submitted at the Visual Information Ordering Site.








Photography Services

The VIS Photo mission is to provide photo documentation of significant events, functions, and training, on and off post and provide official photography such as DA photos, Head and Shoulder and Chain of Command photos. All requests must be submitted at the Visual Information Ordering Site.

Official DA Photo

It is the mission to provide possible images to reflect credit upon the subject and the U.S. Army. VIS activities will take active measures to ensure the accuracy and integrity of all digital official DA photographs.

The Soldier is responsible for ensuring that his or her uniform fits properly and that all ribbons/medals are correctly displayed for official military photographs. Reshoots will only be authorized with the submission of a written request from the Soldier's Commanding Officer.

DA Photo Information

  • Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Make appointment and submit work order at the Visual Information Ordering Site.
    • All DA Photo services are provided by appointment only with approved work order in Photo Studio (Bldg 1720 - Harmon Hall).
    • Dressing rooms are available at the Photo Studio.
    • DA Photos are uploaded to DAPMIS at end of each duty day.
    • Hardcopies can be picked up in Photo Studio.

Head and Shoulders Photo Information

Fort Knox VIS provides photo studio support for Chain of Command, NCO, Soldier and Civilian of the Quarter and Year, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Equal Opportunity (EO) representatives.

  • Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Make appointment and submit work order at the Visual Information Ordering Site.
    • Head and Shoulder Photos by appointment only with approved work order.
    • Dressing rooms are available at the Photo Studio.

    NOTE: In order for us to serve every customer equally, you must arrive with enough time to prepare yourself. To avoid delays, you may want to arrive in uniform with your jacket on a hanger. Please call if you will not be able to keep your appointment.

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Presentation Support Services

Fort Knox VIS provides portable presentation support for official events. All requests must be submitted at the Visual Information Ordering Site. Presentation support includes major Garrison Events, Command Programs, Conferences and Symposiums, conducted during the normal duty day, (7:30 AM - 4:30 PM) Monday thru Friday. Events that require presentation support after normal duty hours must provide reimbursement.








Video Documentation Services

Fort Knox VIS provides local event documentation. Requests to place material on the Fort Knox Command Channel must be coordinated through the Fort Knox Public Affairs Office prior to completing a VIOS work order. All requests must be submitted at the Visual Information Ordering Site.

Capabilities

  • Event Documentation
  • Command Channel
  • Duplication

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CONTACT INFORMATION

Fort Knox Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security
Fort Knox, Kentucky 40121

Fort Knox
Visual Information Center

Old Ironsides Avenue
Gaffey Hall, Bldg 2369
Fort Knox, Kentucky 40121

VIC Manager
Telephone: 502-624-3882
DSN: 312-464-3882

Work Request/Order Coordinator
Telephone: 502-624-3725
DSN: 312-464-3725

Fax: 502-624-4802

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Updated 19 Feb 2019