This 6-session hands-on class introduces participants to basic B&W photography procedures. Students will learn how to meter for proper exposure, process their film, and print their own images. Emphasis will be on darkroom time and personal attention, with one session dedicated to supervised printing . 35mm film cameras are available to rent for an additional $50 for the duration of the class with advance notice


BRING: Film camera with manual controls (digital cameras are not appropriate). Please email/call RayKo at least one week before class starts if you'd like to rent a camera.

INSTRUCTOR:  Barry Umstead 


Workshop Cost: $245          Early Registration: $220

 (c) Sabrina Delbasio

(c) Sabrina Delbasio


Please note that at this time we are unable to guarantee access to our darkrooms outside of workshop hours due to the end of our daily operational hours.

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 you must select a quantity more than one. Discount is applied automatically. 

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. 

Get 20% off B&W Level 2 if you register for B&W Level 1 at the same time

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