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Turn Your World Upside Down: Large Format Photography


Learn large format photography with Ray Bidegain.  In this workshop, you will be introduced to large format photography.  You will spend the first day learning about working a large format camera and working in the studio with a model to make large format portraits. The second day, we will be working outdoors making photographs around campus of the landscape and structures, then in the darkroom processing film from the workshop. You should bring your own large format equipment to use if you have it, if you do not have your own equipment some will be available for students to use during the workshop. 

The Studio day:

Types and styles of view cameras, basic operation and accessories.

Loading film holders


Camera movements for portrait photography

Portrait composition

Camera movements for portrait photography

Working with art models

Posing, gesture, and intention

Basic B&W film processing demonstration


The Landscape day:

Metering outdoors

Camera movements for landscape and nature photography

Landscape composition ideas

Ideas on being intentional with your landscape photography

Back to the darkroom for film processing.


Prerequisites: None


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Saturday, March 10, 2018
End Date: 
Sunday, March 11, 2018
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10:00am - 4:00pm (Sat, Sun)
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