Black & White Beginners Darkroom Weekend
New dates coming soon, please email reception to register interest.
Introducing the whole process of analogue photography in one weekend, from exposure and composition to processing your film, printing up contact sheets and making enlargements. This course will equip you with the skills required to use a darkroom without assistance.
Book online or phone 0141 552 2151.
Saturday: 10:30am - 5:00pm
How the 35mm SLR camera works.
Shutter/ shutter speeds and its associated effects.
Aperture and its effect on depth of field.
Setting correct exposure using the light meter in the camera.
Combining Aperture and shutter speeds.
Taking photographs, 36 exposure film.
Introduction to film processing equipment.
Sunday: 12:00 - 5:00pm : darkroom session
Darkroom etiquette/ Health & Safety.
Making a contact sheet of your negatives.
Making enlargements from negatives (10” x 8”).
Various printing techniques.
Alicia Bruce is an exhibiting artist with over ten years experience in gallery, community and further education. Her photography sits between documentary, staged, environment and communities. In 2014, she won The RSA Morton Award.