BLACK & WHITE DARKROOM WORKSHOPS IN TOKYO
Darkroom printing is a magical and transformational experience every photographer should experience at least once in their lifetime.
Japan Photographic Workshops
is thrilled to be offering just such an experience.
Let this be the beginning of an exciting new journey into photography !
Tim Porter, from Paradise: The Gardens of Tokyo
Classes limited to just 3 participants
Each student has their own enlarger
7 hours, from 10:00 – 17:00
4 hours hands-on instruction
3 hours printing practice
Near Shinjuku Gardens
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
Darkroom Set-up – Chemical Safety – Enlarger Construction -Enlarging Lenses – Making Contact Strips – Understanding Paper Grades – Multi-Grade Filters – Making an Enlargement – Negative Cleaning & Care – Setting an Enlarging Easel – Using a Grain Magnifier – Cropping the Image – Printing & Exposure Controls – Basic Burning & Dodging – Print Washing & Drying – Evaluating the Finished Print
And at the end of the day, you will be bringing home
beautiful black & white prints , ready for framing !
I hope to to be your kind teacher and and trusted mentor.
For information about tuition and dates
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About the Instructor :
Tim Porter has over 40-years of professional darkroom experience and
more than 130 prints in the Permanent Collection of National Gallery of Canada.
He is eager to pass on his enthusiasm, knowledge and
expertise to new generations of film photographers.