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Central Victorian Darkroom



Photography diary

Winter 2015

 Photographing around Bendigo

Rowan Street Winter, 2015, Silver Gelatine PrintRowan Street Winter, 2015, Silver Gelatine Print

 July 2015

Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island View, 2015, Silver Gelatine PrintLord Howe Island View, 2015, Silver Gelatine Print

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Darkroom hire

Darkroom Hire for Experienced Printers

The darkroom can print negatives from 35mm to 5x7 inch

There are also contract frames for contact printing of negatives.

Basic chemistry provided.

 

Full day      $100.00       7 hours

Half day      $50.00         3 hours

 

Two people can be comfortably accommodated within the space.

Evening times can also be arranged.

 

Darkroom consists of

Beseler 4x5 diffuser enlarger 35mm to 4x5

Durst 138s condenser enlarger medium format, 4x5to 5x7

3 metres by 920cm chemical sink

Trays ranging from 10x8 to 20x24

Film tanks for film, 35mm, medium format and 4x5

Chemistry is provided for both film and printing.

 Film and negative sleeves must be supplied by participants

 

Individualised Mentoring - one-on-one 

Lessons and mentoring can be given to people just beginning analogue photography. More competent operators can also be catered for. Basic processing and printing can be demonstrated and more advanced printing techniques also can be shown.Lessons and mentoring can be given to people just beginning analogue photography. More competent operators can also be catered for. Basic processing and printing can be demonstrated and more advanced printing techniques also can be shown.

Introduction to B&W Printing 

Weekend 1 - Film processing minimum 3 hours @$50.00 ph $150 total

Weekend 2 - Printing your Negatives – 6 hours @ $50 ph $300 total with lunch 

Chemistry provided

 

Intermediate Darkroom

Advanced Printing & Toning

Tailored to suit your skill level and interests

 

Spotting pens, chemical gloves and white gloves

Dry mounting of prints up to 16x20

Garden and kitchen area, lunch area also available