DAC Staff Wednesday, 6 - 9pm Spring 1: 1/8 - 2/12 Spring 2: 2/26 - 4/1 Spring 3: 4/15 - 5/20 Resident: $150, Non-Resident: $160
This class covers film development, negative storage, printing with contrast filters and darkroom best practices. Learn the technical skills to manipulate your exposure and experience the magic of printing from film. Intermediate students will retouch and mount prints from class, additional supplies needed. All levels are welcome to register. This course requires students to purchase their own supplies. Minimum 3, Limit 5 Held in Darkroom and 9E
Shelley Wood Thursday, 6 - 9pm Spring 1: 1/9 - 2/13 Spring 2: 2/27 - 4/2 Spring 3: 4/16 - 5/21 Resident: $150, Non-Resident: $160
Learn to process and print your own black and white images. Designed to teach photographic principles, history, and technology through darkroom work and discussion. Student provides a manual 35mm camera and some supplies. All levels are welcome to register. This course requires students to purchase their own supplies. Minimum 3, Limit 5 Held in Darkroom and 9E
Independent Darkroom Study
Friday, 10 am - 2 pm Spring 1: 1/10 - 2/14 Spring 2: 2/28 - 4/3 Spring 3: 4/17 - 5/22 Resident: $101, Non-Resident: $119
Independent study is available for advanced students that are completely self-guided and don’t need instruction, or create production work. All students (new, current, or returning after 2 years or more) must notify DAC staff of intent to apply by filling out the application form and signing up for a six-week evaluation period with a Dougherty Arts Center instructor. Students must demonstrate skilled knowledge while taking a six-week session to be considered for approval. Please read studio policies before registering. Held in darkroom/9E [with limited access.] This course requires students to purchase their own supplies. Minimum 1, Limit 5 Held in Darkroom and 9E
Our darkroom classes are organized to help you learn how to use a manual film camera, develop film and make your own unique darkroom prints. For beginners or advanced professionals; we have different opportunities for students interested in using our darkroom. Students ages 15-17 may register with Arts School permission.