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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Photography as we know it began with photograms ('photogenic drawing' in Fox Talbot's words). This course offers the chance to experiment creatively to bring out the potential of this simple but eff ...

Starts: Sat 22 February 2020, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S60

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 15 February 2020, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S51

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 07 March 2020, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S79

Learn Wet Plate Collodion, one of the most popular alternative photographic processes, with expert tuition from award winning photographic artist, Tim Pearse. Workshop participants will have the uniqu ...

Starts: Sat 14 March 2020, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S87

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 28 March 2020, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S100

A Pinhole camera is the simplest form of camera. A light-tight box with a pinhole instead of a lens, it demonstrates the principles of a camera and how a photograph is created. The simple principles a ...

Starts: Sat 21 March 2020, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S94

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