Workshop Contact

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Contact is my workshop, which explores the basic of contact print and developing by inspection. The workshop is so structured. It will start on Saturday morning around 9:30 and end on Sunday afternoon at 4:00 pm.

Saturday morning will be dedicated to contact print on silver-chloride paper and developed in amidol, normally, if possible, I prefer to print the negatives of participants. After lunch, we will go to a nearby area for a large format viewing demonstration. In the evening after dinner, we can exchange opinions and experiences of the day just passed.

On Sunday morning I will demonstrate how to develop by inspection with pyrogallol developer. How to develop large format negative in tray determining the development time by inspection with a green light. After lunch, we will talk about the retouching of print and negative, and we will mount a print on mat board with a dry press.

Me in darkroom
In Darkroom

The workshop is open to all format, although is mainly addressed to photographers who use large format and want to have a different approach, technical and creative. For the workshop, you need some negatives to print, preferably in large format, want and at least a dozen prints of your work.

The cost of the workshop is € 250,00 including meals and the material we will use during the workshop. Accommodation is not included. The workshop is limited to a maximum of 5 people(minimum 2people). It is possible to have a private workshop one to one always to days. The cost of the private workshop is € 350,00 including meals and materials. The price does not include accommodation. To register for the workshop, fill in the form below, you will receive the confirmation and all information.