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7 days a week 10am-5pm

We are now offering a range of photography courses. Please email for enquiries and bookings.

-Wet Plate Collodion Practical- Dimbola Close Up

This two-day workshop serves as a hands-on introduction to this challenging but beautiful photographic process. Students will learn the history of the process, techniques for preparing the plate, how to pour collodion, exposing, developing, fixing and varnishing.
A two-day introduction to the wet plate collodion process is available over the following weekends:
Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th September 2018
Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th November 2018
Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th March 2019
Price: £755 per person including two nights at The Bay Boutique Bed and Breakfast (arriving Friday), and lunch at Julia’s Tea Room on workshop days.
Numbers are limited to four people per workshop.
(£600 per person without accommodation)

-Black & White Film Exposure

An Hour’s one to one tuition in the field.
It is recommended that students should take part in the next course Black & White Processing to follow on from this as it can run on the same day.
Price: £35 (film can be provided for £5 or you can bring your own.)
Duration: 1 hour

-Black & White Film Processing
Processing your own films under tuition in the darkroom, using equipment and chemicals provided by Dimbola.
Duration: 3 hours
Price: £70 per person
Maximum of 4 people

-Black & White Printing
Printing your own negatives under tuition  in the darkroom using paper and chemicals supplied by Dimbola.

Duration: 4 hours
Price: £100 per person.
Maximum of 4 people

– Mounting & Framing
One to one tuition with a professional framer on framing your favourite photograph.  Participants will be charged the commercial rate for their specific frame.
Duration: 6 Hours
Price: £140

-Introduction to pinhole photography
Learn how to shoot and process using camera and film supplied by Dimbola.
Duration: 4 hours
£100 per person.

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