Large Format Photography, Level 2

  Mark Citret

Mark Citret

This 5-session class is designed for students with beginning large format photography skills who want to advance to the next level of working with a large format camera. We will discuss ways to make photographing with a view camera more seamless and spontaneous, suggest which kind of view camera is best: monorail, compact field camera, or “press” style camera, based on each students photographic needs, as well as perfect the perfect shooting and film processing techniques for the ultimate negative. This class will also include in the field sessions of photographing in areas surrounding RayKo. While this is not a darkroom class, attention will also be paid to sheet film processing. 

PRE-REQ: Beginning View Camera and beginning darkroom knowledge. Please note, this class discusses darkroom procedures, but does not provide detail instruction. Feel free to arrange a one-on-one darkroom tutoring session if you'd like more darkroom instruction 

BRING: Notebook, Large Format camera if you have one, Three 4x5 negatives

INCLUDES: Lab pass to sheet film processing room and group B&W darkroom for printing up to 11 x 14"
 4x5 cameras can be rented for $100 for duration of class. 


 DATES: This class is not being offered during our current session. Please contact us if you'd like to be added to a wait list and we will contact you when we are offering this class again

Please review our sales policies regarding class withdrawals and cancellations before signing up. 

$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. 

Get 20% off Large format Level 2 if you register for Large format Level 1 at the same time


Workshop Cost: $200

Early Registration: $175


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