4x5 Field Camera Workshop
This 4- session class explores the opportunity to work specifically with 4x5 field cameras in areas around San Francisco to gain control and image quality that far surpasses smaller formats. A 4x5 Field camera provides more flexibility for in-the-field shooting due to their lighter weight components. We’ll work with such cameras as Wistas, Toyos, and Wisner field cameras. Students will start with an overview of 4x5 cameras including camera operation, perspective, focus control, and more. The following sessions include onsite shooting at locations such as Golden Gate Park, Lands End, Palace of Fine Arts (specific locations TBD on first night of class based on students’ interest) While this class does not teach darkroom procedures, students can arrange for private tutoring in these techniques by emailing email@example.com
TUITION INCLUDES: Lab pass to Sheet Film Processing Room, Group B&W darkroom, and RayKo’s Flatbed Scanner. 4x5 camera rental available for duration of class.
PRE-REQ: Shooting in the Manual mode with cameras. View camera experience is helpful but not necessary.
BRING: Notebook and view camera (if you have one). Cameras/tripods can be rented for additional fees
INSTRUCTOR: Mark Citret
DATES: Sun, 10-1p, April 30, May 7, 14, 21
Please review our sales policies regarding class withdrawals and cancellations before signing up. Sorry, we can not give refunds/credits for any class withdrawals less than 7 days before the class starts.
25.00 off if you register at least one week prior to class start date, all online discounts are applied automatically.
Register for the same class with a friend and each of you will receive 10% off. All registrations must be made by one person in a single transaction. To take advantage of the discount online, set the quantity to 2 (or 3, or 4...) when adding to the cart (or change the quantity in the shopping cart). The system automatically deducts this discount. The discount only applies if two or more you enroll in the same class.
Please enter the full name of your companion at the checkout stage including their name, email, and phone number in the comments section of your registration form.
Workshop Cost: $225
Early Registration: $200