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Thread: Black & White Printing Photography( 11 Jan 2005)

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    Default Black & White Printing Photography( 11 Jan 2005)

    Hi All

    How about picking up something different?

    Despite the popularity of digital imaging, the traditional B/W printing remains popular with many photographers. This course shall bring the students to an exciting world of B/W printing where images will appear from the dark on the paper, in the darkroom. This hands-on approach course shall equip students with sufficient skills to start their journey in B/W printing. The course is a foundation course to the B/W Darkroom Technique course.
    Duration : 4 weeks, 2 hours per session
    Course Fee : S$150 (member), S$250 (non-member)
    Language : English
    Pre-requisite : Basic Photography Course
    Instructor : Maria Sin

    Fee inclusive of chemical and 5R paper for practical purpose (purchased by PSS)

    Lesson 1:
    -- Films (types and where to buy)
    -- Filters (effects of filters)
    -- How to set up a darkroom and equipment needed.
    -- How to see B/W
    Highlight and shadow, Tones, Flat light, Mood
    -- Briefing on projects
    Shadow, People/portrait, Backlight, Patterns, Reflections, Still Life

    (project: over the weekend, students are required to go for a class shoot on their own at the Botanic garden. They will be given 6 objectives to shoot)
    Students are required to purchase their own film processing tanks and 8R paper for assessment

    Lesson 2:
    -- Types of paper
    -- Preparing the chemical
    -- Setting up the equipment (timer and lens)
    -- Making the test strip
    -- Making the contact print

    Lesson 3:
    Using 5R paper
    -- Print a photo
    -- Dodging, Burning, Vignetting

    Lesson 4:
    Using 8R paper
    -- Print a photo
    -- Dodging, Burning, Vignetting

    Feel free to e-mail Kellyn/ Diane at for additional enquires.

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    Pardon my ignorance please. But may I please know who is Maria Sin and what are her credentials for teaching black & white printing?

    Thank you.


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