Darkroom 103: Making a B&W Gelatin Print-Limited Space!!!

Friday, January 31, 2020 from 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM (EST) More Information →

Instructor: Mat Marrash

Prerequisite: Attendees should take Darkroom 101 and 102 first, or have knowledge of film exposure AND film developing. Please email mat@mpex.com if you have questions about skills needed for this class!

Important! This class is limited to 4 attendees, so sign up early!!!

B&W Darkroom 103 Gelatin PrintWhat will be covered: 

  • Tools and chemistry necessary to develop a B&W silver gelatin print

  • Discussing different types of printing paper

  • Evaluating negatives and proofing

  • Creating test strips and finding the right time and contrast for print

  • Enlarging a final print on 8x10” RC paper

 Needed for class: 

  • Developed roll of 35mm negatives

  • Pen & paper for notes

  • Clothes you would not mind getting dirty 

By the end of the night, attendees will have successfully proofed their entire roll of 35mm film onto silver gelatin paper and created at least one 8x10” enlarged, finished print.

You may request a refund up to one day before this class. For example, if your class is on a Saturday, you have until the Friday before to ask for a refund. Refunds and/or class credit transfers will not be issued to customers who sign up for a class but fail to attend. Eventbrite's service fee is non-refundable. 

What time to arrive/leave for class?

The Midwest Photo Learning Studio is a very busy space booked for events and classes year-round! The studio will open 30 minutes prior to scheduled class time start and close 30 minutes after scheduled class time end