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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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: Sun 28 July 2019, at 10:00

Tutor: Tim Pearse

1 Day Course

Course Code: SS11

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: Wed 31 July 2019, at 18:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: SS31

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 19 October 2019, at 10:00

Tutor: Tim Pearse

1 Day Course

Course Code: S33

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 09 November 2019, at 10:00

Tutor: Tim Pearse

1 Day Course

Course Code: S59

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: Tue 17 September 2019, at 18:00

6 Week Course

Course Code: A53

Creative Photograms

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

Starts: Sat 26 October 2019, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S43

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 16 November 2019, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S72

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 21 September 2019, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S7

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 02 November 2019, at 10:00

1 Day Course

Course Code: S50

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 18 September 2019, at 18:30

Tutor: Tim Pearse

12 Week Course

Course Code: A47

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