DPD02 – Intermediate Black and White Darkroom

4 Week Course / Tutor: Mella Travers / Max. 7 students per class
(Morning & Evening Courses Available)


This intensive course affords students the opportunity to develop more advanced techniques utilised in the making of Exhibition Printing. You will learn split-grade printing, which will bring in details into your highlight and shadow areas resulting in a fine art black and white print. You will also learn dodging and burning. This course is only for those who have a basic knowledge of printing.

The Darkroom will provide all chemicals needed for the duration of the Course and paper for the first 2 weeks. The cost of the course includes one free 3hr session in the darkroom, which can be taken after the courses is finished.


Students must have completed Course DPD01 or have a basic knowledge of developing film and black and white printing.

September Courses 2017

Course Dates: Tuesday’s: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th

Course Times & Cost

Morning classes: 11am-2pm / Cost: €195.00
Evening classes: 6.30pm-9.30pm / Cost: €195.00

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About the Tutor

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Mella Travers has worked in photography for over 25 years, including the fashion industry and commercial areas. She has exhibited in Ireland and internationally and taught on a variety of different third level and adult education courses. Mella holds an honours BA in Photography from the University of Westminster, London.