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An introduction to Film Photography workshops - Hosted by Weng Hong

October 03, 2014

Are you interested in Film Photography? Are you overwhelmed by the sheer amount of cameras and film formats? Do you have questions that you don't know where to ask?

Filmneverdie's friend & film camera expert Weng Hong will be hosting a workshop aimed at people clueless about film photography!



This course aims at introducing the beauty of analogue cameras and film, to those who are interested to start out in this art form. Participants can expect to learn about what types of cameras are out there and the basic operation of these different types of cameras. Participants of this course will have the chance to try out some of the best cameras from different eras and give them an idea on what suits them most.



Film SLR's (Nikon FM2n, Nikon FE2, Nikkormat FTN, Pentax ME, Minolta X700 etc) will be provided for the participants to use in the course.



Popular rangefinders such as the Canon VT Deluxe, Bessa R2 and Yashica 35 will be provided as well.



Popular P&S (Point and Shoot) such as Fuji Tiara, Cosina CX2, LCA+ , Olympus 35 and half frame cameras such as the Olympus PEN and Canon Demi are also available.


This course will provide 1 roll of BW (Ilford HP5) and 1 roll of color negative film (Agfa vista 400) for the participants to shoot in the duration of the course. Processing and Scanning is free of charge for these two rolls, and the images will be sent via email. Negs can be picked up from the FilmNeverDie gallery.

 



$120 for a 3 hour course will bring you this wealth of information. 

45 mins will be spent on:
- The different type of cameras, 35mm, 120, 110 , large format
- Camera types
- Film types



30 mins will be spent on:
- Getting to grips with 35mm film

90 mins will be spent on:
- Going out to shoot on your chosen camera, most likely heading up Sydney road in Brunswick



We will be hosting 3 sessions, so no-one will miss out!

Spaces are limited to 10 participants per session, so get in quick! 

Register your interest by emailing Gary; gary@filmneverdie.com

The workshop will be hosted on the next few Saturday's; from 10:00am - 1:00 pm at FilmNeverDie Gallery, 367 Mile Lane, Parkville.






3 Responses

Gary
Gary

October 28, 2014

Thanks Damo! :D

James
James

October 12, 2014

Interesting…

damo
damo

October 03, 2014

shared the event for those who are “film curious”! I shoot enough of the damn stuff already to send me to the poohouse!

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