Ideal for a total beginner and for those who want to refresher their skills.
An introduction to film development and printing were you will gain an excellent basic grounding in darkroom techniques enabling you to work independently in the darkroom.
You will Learn:
-Darkroom safety and how to use equipment and mix chemicals
-Develop and store your own black and white film
-Make contact sheets and test prints
-Learn to print your own images using multi-grade filters, producing high quality black and white prints.
The Darkroom will provide all chemicals needed for the duration of the Course and paper for the first 2 weeks. The cost of the course includes one free 3hr session in the darkroom, which can be taken after the courses finish.
The Darkroom has a collection of 35mm film cameras, that we loan out to students, a deposit is required and will be given back on the return of the camera.
Students must be able to use a manual or automatic film camera so that you can shoot a black and white film, to develop yourself in the darkroom.
Dates: 16th, 23rd, 30th of April and 7th of May
Times: 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Location: The Darkroom, 32 North Brunswick Street Stoneybatter Dublin 7