Introduction to Black and White 
analogue Photography (Novice)

This workshop is designed specifically for dedicated photographers that have some photographic experience at an entry level and want to improve their technique and understanding of photography.
A 50% payment must be made via PayPal to book your place

About this Workshop



Analogue Black and White: Documentary: Street photography.

Analogue Black and White: Documentary photography: A sense of Place.

Lord Mayors show London

The choice of subjects;

Street photography. 

A sense of Place. The Lord Mayors Show:

November 13th 2021


By the conclusion of this workshop you will have covered and have a basic understanding, within the time allocated the following:

  • Some understanding of street and location Photography;
  • Analogue camera techniques;
  • Darkroom techniques and procedures;
  • Mixing chemicals;
  • Manually developing film;
  • Contact sheet printing;
  • Assessing and editing from the contact sheets;
  • Proof printing on resin coated paper.


The  weekend workshops we will cover:

  • Analogue camera techniques;
  • Subject;
  • Content;
  • Composition;
  • Location (you will be advised and accompanied);
  • Introduction into the darkroom;
  • How to develop 35mm Black and White film;
  • Printing Contact sheets;
  • Printing Resin Coated proof printing.

This workshop Code 001 can lead onto Workshop 002


Friday from 6- 9pm

6-00pm arrival and introductions

Illustrated lecture and discussion on ideas and the locations we will be visiting on Saturday. This will stimulate and help you seek and approach subjects that you might not have considered.

8-30pm Light super in our local Italian. (not provided) 

There will also be advice on techniques that enable you to produce images that will be technically grounded.

Saturday  10-00-4-00pm

Lord Mayors Show. Central London


Meet at  pre-arranged London location with film and cameras.

Explore locations and take photographs.

1-00pm Lunch (not provided)


Continue shooting in accessible locations.

Sunday 10-00am- 4-00pm.

10-00am -1-00pm

Developing and contact  printing

1-00-2-00pm light lunch in local gourmet coffee shop. (not provided) 


Proof printing assessment feedback, Tea and departure.

All workshops will have a follow up sessions that is included in the workshop fees. These will be on a weekend to be arranged.  The location will be here. If there is enough interest I can organise  possibly some future gallery and studio visits to other photographers. There will be a supplementary charge for this, but no charge for the follow up sessions. 
The rationale behind these follow up sessions is stimulate further projects that you might have been working on and to create a community that can encourage dialogue amongst yourselves and inspire each other.

Book your place

Workshop code: 001


12th-14th November 2021






2 places available



A 50% payment must be made via PayPal to book your place


If you have any queries about this workshop, please speak to Ben.

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