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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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 26 January 2019, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S21

Drawing inspiration from the work of Bill Brandt, Francesca Woodman and Man Ray, participants will create their own hand printed surrealist photographs. Participants will use negatives of the body tog ...

Starts: Sat 06 April 2019, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S95

Tactile Photography

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Have you got some old photos lying around or left in a draw that you are not sure what to do with? Or do you have some new photographs which haven't really come out the way you expected? Then give the ...

Starts: Sat 23 February 2019, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S61

Suitable for those who have completed the Introduction To Black & White course, or the Basic Developing and Printing courses, or who have some previous experience of using a darkroom. Over the 5 sessi ...

Starts: Thu 28 February 2019, at 10:00

6 Week Course

Course Code: A44

Over the duration of this course you will learn the historic processes of gum bichromate & cyanotype printing. Gum Bichromate uses Gum Arabic, watercolour and a sensitizer and is an extremely painter ...

Starts: Thu 28 February 2019, at 18:00

6 Week Course

Course Code: A45

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 02 February 2019, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S27

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 30 March 2019, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S88

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 09 February 2019, at 10:00

Tutor: Tim Pearse

1 Day Course

Course Code: S36

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 23 March 2019, at 10:00

Tutor: Tim Pearse

1 Day Course

Course Code: S83

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 09 January 2019, at 18:30

Tutor: Tim Pearse

12 Week Course

Course Code: A43

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