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Intro To Camera

What to bring: Your 35mm or medium-format film camera.  We will go over them and answer any questions you may have. 

 Class: Everything you need to know to use a film camera.

  • Aperture / Shutter Speed / ISO (film speed) / Depth-of-Field / Lenses

  • Types of film, and how to pick which ones are appropriate for different situations

  • Brief history of photography, and a timeline of camera development

  • Hands-on demonstration with SLR, range-finder, medium-format, and view-finder cameras

  • How to make a pinhole camera

  • How to load and shoot a roll of Tri-X (provided) for the next week’s film developing class. You will also shoot a roll of Tri-X pushed to 3200.

  • Demonstration of how to load a film reel. Everyone can take home a roll and reel to practice for the film developing class.

Earlier Event: September 9
Monday Night Movie
Later Event: September 12
Liz Lopiccollo Opening Reception