Digital Negative to Silver Gelatin Prints

This 4-session course introduces you to the expansive world of digital negatives. Take any digital file, from a scan to a digital camera image, and output it onto transparency film to create a traditional silver gelatin print. The digital portion is lecture-based and covers scanning, post-processing for digital negatives, and printing on transparency film.  In the darkroom portion, fundamental exposure and chemical processing techniques are presented.

PRE-REQ: Basic understanding of Photoshop curves & layers.

BRING: Digital files at 8 x 10" and 300dpi (Raw, Tiff or PSD is preferred), Color files are fine as conversion will be covered as part of the class.  B&W Glossy Fiber Darkroom Paper, and a notebook. 

INCLUDES: Lab pass to computer workstations, the Epson 3880, and B&W group darkroom. This pass does not include digital inks or paper supplies

INSTRUCTOR:  Carlos Arrieta

 DATES: Sorry! This class is not being offered in our current session. Please email us at to be added to the wait list. We will contact you when this class is offered again

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.

 Additional Discounts

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


Wet Plate Photography, Lev 1: In Camera

Wet Plate Photography, Lev 1: In Camera

Experimental Darkroom: Mordancage

Experimental Darkroom: Mordancage

Gum Bichromate Printing

Gum Bichromate Printing