Class: The Wet Plate Collodion Process with Will Dunniway

[ April 17, 2010 to April 18, 2010. ] Corona, California

Workshop Fee includes: tuition, material and equipment

In this two-day workshop, students will learn how to apply the wet plate collodion process in a contemporary setting. The class will feature two days of hands-on training in the making of ambrotypes (glass image), ferrotypes (tintypes), and glass plate negatives. With Will Dunniway serving as the guide, […]

Class: Calotype Workshop with Dan Estabrook

[ April 17, 2010 to April 18, 2010. ] Pittsburgh, PA

Calotype Workshop
Instructor: Dan Estabrook

This two-day workshop will cover Talbot’s original Calotype paper negative process. Although the original formula was notoriously difficult, even at its beginning, it still works beautifully with a little care and patience. Students will prepare the iodised paper and shoot their own negatives in camera. We will also discuss later advancements […]

Class: Sunshine & Noir: Holga Photography and the Social Landscape with Thomas Michael Alleman

[ April 12, 2010; 7:00 pm; April 18, 2010; 2:00 pm; April 26, 2010; 7:00 pm; May 2, 2010; 2:00 pm; May 10, 2010; 7:00 pm; May 16, 2010; 2:00 pm; May 24, 2010; 7:00 pm; ] Venice Beach, CA

This class will introduce students to the use of the Holga, a very cheap toy camera embraced by students and artists alike for it’s nuttiness and unpredictability. But the best photographers know, and students in this class will learn, that great images live or die, ultimately, on the success of their photographic qualities, […]

Workshop: Through the Pinhole, Goa, India

[ March 26, 2010 to March 28, 2010. ]

No of days: 3 days

Workshop Date: 26 – 28 March 2010

Enrollement & Information: Please contact Edson Dias: +91 9890063469


This workshop offers a chance to explore the basic notion and engineering of the elusive pinhole camera and then apply these principals to their own creations. Recycled and alternative materials will be played […]

Class: Curious Camera Pinhole Workshop

[ March 5, 2010; 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. March 6, 2010; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]

Curious Camera Pinhole-Our pinhole workshop is a great opportunity to be creative using a unique photographic process. The workshop is open to everyone from beginner to experienced photographers.
Day and Times of Curious Camera Pinhole Workshop
Friday March 5, 2010 5:30pm – 8:30 pm
Saturday March 6, 2010 10:00am – 4:00 pm

Location of Workshop
Photographic Works
3550 E. Grant Road
Tucson, […]

Class: Digital Photography Residency in Shanghai via SVA

[ January 27, 2010; ]

In recent years, the city of Shanghai has become an integral hub for Asia’s burgeoning art and photography worlds. With a rich multicultural and cosmopolitan history that blends the East and West, Shanghai offers a unique portal into Chinese civilization that frames the city as the embodiment of China’s future. This year, the city […]

Class: Handmade Large Format with Tom Persinger

[ March 20, 2010; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. March 21, 2010; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Handmade Large Format Photography
Instructor: Tom Persinger

In this exciting two day workshop we’ll use the most readily available materials to create fully functional large format cameras (which use modern film holders) and lenses. We’ll use inexpensive lithography film and a special developer to make large negatives that have a full tonal range but cost a […]

Class: Wet Plate Photography / TinType at Rayko Photo Center

[ March 13, 2010 to March 14, 2010. ] San Francisco, CA

Experience the alchemical magic of this 150-year-old process and learn how to make your own luminous, silvery tintypes during this two-day intensive workshop. On day one, we’ll show you how to prepare the necessary materials from scratch and introduce you to the basic techniques used to produce […]

Class: Alt Process Extravaganza at Rayko Photo Center

[ March 9, 2010; 7:00 pm; March 16, 2010; 7:00 pm; March 23, 2010; 7:00 pm; March 30, 2010; 7:00 pm; April 6, 2010; 7:00 pm; April 13, 2010; 7:00 pm; April 20, 2010; 7:00 pm; April 27, 2010; 7:00 pm; May 4, 2010; 7:00 pm; May 11, 2010; 7:00 pm; May 18, 2010; 7:00 pm; May 25, 2010; 7:00 pm; ] San Francisco, CA

Our first twelve-week long course blends historical printing techniques, crazy darkroom film & print alterations, with newfangled alternative digital printing process, all rolled up into a single class. Join four kooky RayKo staff members as they share the tricks and techniques of their experiments […]

Class: Words Into Pictures with Sheila Metzner

[ March 5, 2010 to March 7, 2010. ] It is often said, “A picture is worth a thousand words.” This can be taken literally as evident in books illustrated by photographers such as Edward Steichen (Thoreau’s Walden), Robert Mapplethorpe (Rimbaud’s A Season in Hell), and Edward C. Curtis (Ryan’s The Flute of the Gods). The New Yorker most often illustrates their short stories […]

Class: Modern Dry Plate Tintype with Jill Enfield

[ February 20, 2010 to February 21, 2010. ] Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Modern Dry Plate Tintype with Jill Enfield
Instructor: Jill Enfield

Join us for this exciting two day exploration of modern tintypes and how to convert old ‘Brownie’ cameras to use for the tintype process! We’ll spend the first part of the day converting cameras, learning about tintypes (modern and traditional) and making plates in the darkroom. […]

Class: Infrared Workshop at Umbrella Arts

Umbrella Arts
New York, NY

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Class: Full Moon – Nocturnal Pittsburgh Workshop with Gabriel Biderman

[ January 30, 2010 1:00 pm to January 31, 2010 11:59 pm. ] Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Saturday 1/30
1pm-3:30pm: Lecture & discussion on night photography including tips and techniques to make better pictures
3:30-4:30pm: Break for dinner
5pm-1am: Urban night shoot in various parts of the city including the River Walk, the ’strip’ district’, and Mt. Washington

Sunday 1/31
2pm-4pm: Review & discussion of previous night’s work
4-5pm: Break for dinner
5pm-1am: Rural Full Moon Night Shoot

Technical […]

Class: Creating Art with Toy Cameras with Aline Smithson

[ January 23, 2010; 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. January 30, 2010; 9:00 am to 7:00 pm. ] This fun two-day class is intended for those interested in an alternative approach to traditional photography. Participants will learn the history of toy cameras, such as the Diana and the Holga, and learn why “blur” has become so popular in the fine art market. As a “point- and-shoot” type camera, the Holga’s technical decisions are […]