Terrorists hijacked four passenger aircraft Sept. 11, 2001. Two aircraft crashed into the World Trade Center in New York; one crashed into the Pentagon; the fourth crashed near Shanksville, Pa. Nearly 3,000 people died in the attacks.
U.S. Southern Command - Southern Partnership Station 2014 is a Chairman of the Joint Chiefs-approved, USSOUTHCOM-directed operation, planned by U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command and U.S. Fourth Fleet and carried out by the JHSV 1 Spearhead.
This is an online publication with an effort to connect photographers, videographers, journalists and VI planners, as well as the Public Affairs, Information Operations, Public Diplomacy, and other communities (military and civilian) who use imagery. EYE on VI includes a calendar of events, meetings, workshops, and events; professional development opportunities; links to your best work when possible, and VI Lessons Learned and Best Practices.
UNITAS 2014 is a multinational naval exercise conducted to enhance security cooperation and improve coalition operations. Held in the Southern Pacific from Sept. 12 - 26, 2014, UNITAS trains forces from the Western Hemisphere in a variety of maritime scenarios. Twenty ships or patrol craft, three submarines, and multiple aircraft from Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and the United States are taking part. The exercise also includes the participation of personnel from nine other nations.
Joint Combat Camera/Visual Information Smart Book
The Joint Combat Camera (COMCAM)/ Visual Information (VI) Smart Book is meant as a reference/guide for the photographer, videographer, PAO users at the customer/user/tactical level.
DoDI 5040.07 "VI Productions" provides the authorities, policies and procedures to ensure OSD, OJCS, the Military Departments, and Defense Agencies can produce or acquire high quality and cost effective VI productions to meet their communication requirements. Please note all earlier versions of DoDI 5040.07 and DoDI 5040.09 have been rescinded.