Free Eco Photography workshops

Event Details

This event finished on 18 February 2023

Free Eco Photography workshops

Reducing carbon footprint of the photographic process with Daniel Staveley.


Weds 8th Feb – 6-8pm

Sat 11th Feb – 11am – 1pm & 2-4pm

Weds 15th Feb – 6-8pm

Sat 18th Feb – 11am-1pm & 2-4pm

During the two-hour session in the newly made darkroom at elysium gallery, you will be given a short introduction to sustainable photography. Looking at the modern development and questions being asked about the analog photographic process.

6 people max per session.

Outcomes for the 2-hour session you will learn how to:

  • Mix your own paper developer using washing powder and coffee.
  • Create own fixer. Using recycled water and salt.
  • Use enlargers to make photograms.
  • Make negatives from natural objects.
  • Everybody will create 4-5 images.

(Attendees will be required to bring a selection of used translucent plastic objects for the photograms).

Each workshop lasts for approx. 2 hours. Workshop participants will be able to take part in an exhibition at elysium gallery later in the year showcasing sustainable approaches to making art.

FREE ENTRY you must book a slot to take part. First come first served.