Photography

The Bristol Folk House has a purpose built wet-based photography facility which offers a programme of courses and workshops throughout the year. Run by our team of professional photographers, we have seven Black and White enlargers 35mm up to large format, film developing facilities, print finishing darkroom and more. For more information about the Darkroom and membership please click here.

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In this one day class develop a black-and-white film and then make a contact sheet. Shoot a black-and-white film in advance (Ilford HP5 Plus) and bring this along to the session. ...

Starts: Sat 02 May 2020, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S19

In this one day class learn how to make a basic black-and-white print, then how to enhance the print using various printing techniques. Bring your own black-and-white negatives (35mm or 120). ...

Starts: Sat 30 May 2020, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S56

Cyanotype is an historical photographic printing technique which creates gorgeous Prussian Blue prints simply using sunlight, without the need for complex equipment or a darkroom. In this fun workshop ...

Starts: Sat 23 May 2020, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S47

This course assumes a working knowledge of the digital camera. Explore ways to get more creative with your camera using the Shutter and Aperture Priority camera modes using step-by-step methods and we ...

Starts: Fri 05 June 2020, at 10:00

5 Week Course

Course Code: A44

Learn how use an enlarger and photographic chemicals to traditionally print your own negatives. Please bring your own black and white negatives to print from. No previous darkroom experience necessary ...

Starts: Sat 09 May 2020, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S27

The chemigram is a simple painterly process which can be applied in the darkroom using darkroom chemicals and resistant materials such as Vaseline. They can often seem like images from another world, ...

Starts: Sat 06 June 2020, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S65

This practical course will introduce the beginner to film photography, covering film types, film speed, camera controls and black-and-white film processing, making of contact sheets and printing from ...

Starts: Wed 22 April 2020, at 18:30

10 Week Course

Course Code: A45

In these five week courses we will look at all aspects of digital photography using step-by-step methods and weekly projects. Learn how to use camera controls effectively and explore concepts such as ...

Starts: Thu 04 June 2020, at 13:00

5 Week Course

Course Code: A43

In these five week courses we will look at all aspects of digital photography using step-by-step methods and weekly projects. Learn how to use camera controls effectively and explore concepts such as ...

Starts: Thu 23 April 2020, at 13:00

5 Week Course

Course Code: A42

Join Tim Pearse in the darkroom to discover the beautiful lith printing process. Using specialist papers and chemistry, you will learn how to create unique prints from your own black and white negativ ...

Starts: Sat 20 June 2020, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S88

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