Howard Hsu
PCNW Classes

Crash Course in Black and White Printing (Darkroom)

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Instructor: Jessica Ishmael and Tara Champion
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$135 / $121.50 Members
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Level: Introductory
Prerequisites: None

Susan Gans, In The Reflection We Co-exist 2012

Workshop Dates (select one of the following):
December 15 | Sunday 12:30-5:30pm
February 15 | Saturday 12:30-5:30pm
March 8 | Saturday 12:30-5:30pm

Description:
This is a one-day workshop designed for beginners in the Black and White darkroom, but it can also serve as a refresher for anyone who is rekindling a relationship with black and white darkroom processes. Bring negatives that you’ve processed (or had processed through a lab) and come explore the fun part: making prints! We’ll cover everything from the basic printing steps, to more advanced printing techniques like dodging, burning, and using filters. Most importantly you’ll have a chance to print in the darkroom alongside a seasoned pro who can lend personalized advice – every print is different, and requires special attention! You can become a better darkroom printer in hours with the assistance and feedback of one of our instructors.

Topics Covered Include:
–creating the best possible print from a negative, with correct exposure, contrast, and tone
–using different filter techniques, like split filter printing
–localized exposure control through dodging and burning
–print evaluation techniques
–darkroom workflow
–printing in a community darkroom
–and much more!

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