Resources for the Analogue Photographer

Courses/Training

In Bristol  

Book Darkroom sessions via St Pauls Learning Centre, once you have completed a Covid-Safe Darkroom Induction. 

These have resumed, free of charge - book your place here.

Regular Supported Darkroom Sessions will be rescheduled as soon as possible. Darkroom Memberships now available.” https://www.realphotographycompany.co.uk

 

In Weston the WestonArtspace on the high street are in the process of setting up a studio & darkroom and plan to offer courses - but that is some months away.

Club member Simon Williams is starting a "Hands on Photography Club" at The Arts Quarter in Cheddar on the first Friday of the month starting February 4th. The programme is as follows:

February 4th 2022   Pinhole Camera Workshop

March 4th 2022        Using old cameras to make new images

April 1st 2022            Historical Printing Techniques

June 10th 2022         Beauty & Craft of Wetplate Collodion

Suppliers of Materials

Film - Analogue Wonderland

Paper & Chemistry- Harman technologies (Ilford)

Alternative processes - chemistry , kits & materials - Silverprint  

Lomography (experimental)

Access a darkroom in Bristol

Mobile Darkroom! 

Tutorials - Video &PDF

Set up you home darkroom 

Make your own developer

St Pauls (Bristol) Photography video tutorials

PinHole, Gum Bichromate, Albumen etc.

Ilford's Darkroom Guides - Videos

Blogs/Websites

35mmc a community blog about photography and cameras

Experiments with various processes - oldparson.art

Alternative Photography

Antique & Classic Cameras

Ilford Learning Zone

On-line magazine - all things film - "Emulsive"

A video looking at the resurgence of analogue photography

The Analogue Photography Series: Film is Still Alive