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Continued Black-and-White Photography

8-Session Evening Course

Monday, January 7 to March 11, 2019 – 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (no class Jan. 21 and Feb. 18)
Code: 1K00FU

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This course is designed for students who have completed the course Introduction to Black-and-White Photography and wish to refine their black-and-white printing skills and their understanding of 35mm-camera operation.

In addition to weekly assignments, slide-illustrated lectures, demonstrations, and informal group critiques, students explore various papers and developers in darkroom work. There are sessions on low-light shooting, "pushing" film, special printing techniques, and electronic flash.

Developing chemicals are provided. Students provide their own 35mm cameras, two to three rolls of 400-ASA black-and-white film, and photographic paper, and should bring paper and exposed film to the first session.

Instructor: Paul Matthai

8 sessions; 3 hours each (no class Jan. 21 and Feb. 18)

Location
S. Dillon Ripley Center
Photolab 3036
1100 Jefferson Dr SW
Metro: Smithsonian (Mall exit)