Black and White Film Photography for Beginners

photography |
14th June 2023

Black & White Film Photography for Beginners | Wed 14 Jun to Wed 12 Jul | 7-9pm | £100 (5 wks) | 16+ yrs | Tutor Liam Collins | Dark Room/Print Room

Black & White Film Photography for Beginners is perfect for anyone who wants to learn how to use a film camera and is interested in developing their own prints. The class will teach the functions of a film camera, how to improve photographic compositions, the printing process, and producing prints in the Brewery Arts Dark Room.

What will the class cover and how will it be taught?

This is a practical course so participants will spend time in the Dark Room developing film and printing from negatives. The class will cover how to use an analogue film camera, how to develop black and white film, and how to print contact sheets, test strips and final prints in the Dark Room.

Who is it for? 

Black & White Film Photography is suitable for beginners and those seeking a refresher course to regain skills in traditional black and white photography. The number of places is limited so the tutor can provide individual attention within the small group.

What do I need to bring?

Your own film camera.

Are there any additional costs?

A starter pack including one roll of film and developing paper is included in the course fee. Additional materials can be purchased during the course, your tutor will advise on this.

About the tutor

Liam Collins

Liam Collins is a local photographer who is interested in landscape, street and experimental photography. He is an awarding winning artist whose work has been exhibited in solo and group shows both nationally and internationally.

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14th June 2023

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