Half Day Workshop

develop • print

Half day workshop 35mm black & white film, developing and making prints.

This develop • print workshop is designed to kickstart your understanding of 35mm black and white film processing and enjoy a creative process in an afternoon! Everything you need for the workshop is included for this workshop: darkroom facility, chemistry, and printing materials. You just need to turn up with your exposed film canister or camera with exposed film still loaded.

Workshop Overview

This is a half day workshop (afternoon) – two people per workshop plus myself leading it. It begins at 12.00pm and ends at 4.00pm on a choice of dates provided on Eventbrite.

What is it for? To gain a practical overview of black and white film developing and printing or revisit the black and white darkroom environment.

Who is it for? Anyone over eighteen. Beginners or enthusiasts interested in learning about film/analogue processes. Anybody seeking a great, afternoon creative experience.

Workshop Availability and Location

Dates and booking now available through Eventbrite for April, May and June 2024 (via this link or QR code below).

Price per Person for One Half Day Workshop £90.00

Places: max. two people per workshop (18+ only).

£90.00 payable in advance via the ‘Eventbrite’ orange link above or QR code below

Time: 12.00pm – 4.00pm

Location Greenock
Contact Steve Elliott on 07778 415107 or email: steve@art24.co.uk

Details and Information

Workshop Includes:
  • Chemistry: All materials and developing/fixing chemistry supplied.
  • Printing Materials: Enlarger, paper and developing/fixing chemistry supplied.
Timetable for the day:

Primarily to help with time management throughout the day. Loo breaks, drinks and snack breaks are a given! Bottled water, tea and coffee included in workshop price.

  • 12:00 pm – 1:45pm: Develop Your Film, allow to dry and choose frames for printing on light table
  • 1:45 pm – 2:00 pm: Break
  • 2:00 pm – 3:45 pm: Make Enlargements/Prints From Your Film (for you to take away!)
  • 3:34 pm – 4:00 pm: Q&A, Feedback, and Finish.
Workshop Highlights:
  • Developing Process: Hands-on instruction on developing film in a darkroom setting.
  • Printing Techniques: Create your own prints using traditional darkroom methods.
  • Q&A and Feedback: Get personalised feedback on your prints and questions answered.
What to Bring:
  • Yourself: Come with an open mind, curiousity and enthusiasm.
  • Optional: Notebook for jotting down tips and techniques.
  • Optional: Packed lunch/snacks
Workshop lead by:

Steve Elliott, MA photography, Falmouth University.

Source Graduate Photography

For Further Information:

Come and enjoy an afternoon of creativity and learning through black and white film photography. No prior experience necessary – just bring your exposed 35mm film or camera with exposed film in it, yourself and a curiousity for analogue photography!