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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 Demonstration

Maximum of 4 people in the Darkroom.
This will entail plate preparation in the darkroom, a portrait shoot using the camera and flash lighting in one of our galleries followed by processing in the darkroom.
Duration: half a day. £50 per head.

-Wet Plate Collodion Practical
Maximum of 2 people.*Dates TBC*
As above but individuals will be tutored and instructed by professional wet plate collodion photographer Honza Sakar.
£400 per person. Duration: 2 days. Lunch in Julia’s tearoom included.

-Black & White Film Exposure
An Hour’s one to one tuition in the field. £35

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

-Black & White Printing

Maximum of 4 people in the darkroom printing their own negatives under tuition using paper and chemicals supplied by Dimbola. 3 hours £100 per person.

– 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.

-Introduction to large format photography
One day’s workshop involving camera and film supplied by Dimbola, processing and contact printing in the darkroom.
Maximum of 4 people £100 per person.

-Introduction to pinhole photography
4 people to shoot and process using camera and film supplied by Dimbola. £100 per person.