Darkroom Crash Course

Curious about traditional photography? In this workshop, you will get a taste of what darkroom photography is all about. Experiment with photograms, develop your own film, print from negatives, and learn darkroom techniques!

Special Notes

This is an in-person class which will take place in our building with strict social distancing protocols and reduced student capacity. Please see our COVID-19 community safety policies.

Tuition Assistance is Available

To make our classes and workshops accessible to everyone, Fleisher offers tuition assistance every term so that everyone can join our creative community. We have recently streamlined the application process, making it even quicker and easier. Tuition assistance applications can be completed once registration is open by clicking here. The deadline to apply for summer term assistance is Friday, May 27th. Tuition assistance notifications will be sent by Wednesday, June 1st.

What you will learn:

  • How to make photograms

  • How to use your camera

  • How to develop film

  • How to enlarge and print from your negatives

  • Essential darkroom techniques

Required supplies:

  • Your camera and a roll of Kodak Tri-X or Ilford HP-5 B&W film