Welcome to The Darkroom, one of Dublin’s best regarded and most loved Darkroom Facilities, Photographic Studio and Photography Schools


Photographer and artist Mella Travers founded The Darkroom in 2010 and was joined by the Photographer and Artist Louis Haugh in 2016. Over the years it has grown into one of Dublin’s largest independently run Black and White Darkrooms. The ethos of The Darkroom is to provide open access to the facilities, keeping analogue photography, processes, and printing firmly on the cultural map of Dublin.
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Culture Night Friday the 22nd of September

What is happening here at The Darkroom

Exhibition Analogue VI

Comprises of a selection of last years students works, We are also running 2 separate FREE photogram workshops 7 pm and 7.45pm limited places so come in time so not disappointed

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Special Courses running this Autumn

4th Saturday and 5th Sunday October Advanced Portrait Photography

Oct: Thur 19th, Sat 21st, Thur 26th / Nov: Thur 2nd, Thur 9th, Sat 11th, Thur 23 / Dec: Sat 2nd, Thur 7th, Sat 9th, Thur 14th / Jan: Thur 18th, Sat 27th The Art of Photography

Starting the weekend of the 1st of September Make a Photobook By Read That Image and check out our page
This workshop is not included in the August Discount


Upcoming courses for October and November


Courses for October November……

Wed 27th September Lightroom Crash Course

Sat 30th September Intermediate Portrait Photography

2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd October, Monday’s Introduction to Digital Photography

3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th October, Tuesday’s Intermediate Darkroom Photography

3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th October, Tuesday’s Adobe Photoshop Creative Course

4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, Wednesday’s / 12th Thursday October and Nov 1st Wednesday Intermediate Digital Photography and Post Production

4th Saturday and 5th Sunday October Advanced Portrait Photography

Oct: Thur 19th, Sat 21st, Thur 26th / Nov: Thur 2nd, Thur 9th, Sat 11th, Thur 23 / Dec: Sat 2nd, Thur 7th, Sat 9th, Thur 14th / Jan: Thur 18th, Sat 27th The Art of Photography