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Black & White Fine Printing - Going beyond the basics


Weekend Course
Beyond Basic Black and White Printing


Learn how to get the most out of your negatives!
This workshop will enable you to raise your skill level in darkroom and printing practice.
Only four participants at any one time.

We cover:
Your approach to the printing process
Understanding print exposure and contrast
Printing the middle tones
Processing for permanence
Handling difficult negatives
Toning and its effective uses
Techniques of print value control - i.e. dodging, burning, flashing, print reduction, etc, Variable contrast print controls, including split filtering

Together we will discuss your approach to make a fine photograph and identify variations in technique that will allow for you to make a difference to your outcomes.

All Printing is on Fibre Base Paper.


For any enquiries contact Enrico Scotece:

enrico@thinknegative.com.au


Duration:

Weekend Course
No. of students: Maximum of 4 students only
Price: $440.00
Deposit: $100.00. (balance two weeks before class)
Content: The approach to the printing process.
Understanding print exposure and contrast values.
Printing for the middle tones (Factorial development)
Processing for permanence.
The use of different developers and papers.
Toning and its effective & creative uses.
Working with difficult negatives.
Techniques of print value control (eg; flashing, print reduction, etc.)
Variable contrast print controls, split printing.
Print finishing and presentation.
Prerequisite: A basic knowledge of printing black and white photographs.
You will need a generous amount of negatives with which to work.
You will: Learn how to get the most out of your negatives.
Make the photographs that YOU want and learn how to express your ideas through tones.
You will be able to understand the effects of a range of materials.

All printing is on fibre-based paper.
 
For any enquiries contact Enrico Scotece:
enrico@thinknegative.com.au




Image credits: Enrico Scotece   © Copyright.