Short Course: Introduction to Darkroom Techniques for Black & White Photography


Taught by Linsey Gosper.
Strange Neighbour. Fitzroy
6 & 7 December 2014
10 & 11 January 2015
31 January & 1 February 2015

This introductory course is designed for people who have had limited or no experience in the darkroom. Following this weekend long course you will be able to process and print your own films independently in the darkroom. Over two days you will learn to process 35mm black and white film, make proof sheets from your negatives and print enlargements up to 8 x 10 inches. The course will include creative and technical aspects of printing such as contrast filters, and dodging and burning. The intimate workshop is designed to encourage conversation. Individual consultation will take place throughout the weekend and a group discussion of results will conclude each day.

The course includes a 2 year membership to the Strange Neighbour darkroom, chemistry and 25 sheets of resin coated 8×10” paper.

More info at Strange Neighbour