Our series of courses supported by the Arts Council are now underway. The Bromoil course is starting to produce its first prints (still work in progress) which are looking great (images in full post) Places are still available on the other courses – Portrait Photography, The Victorian Photographer and Plastic Fantastic – book via
The darkroom is now closed for the holidays and will re-open on Tuesday the 9th January. We would like to wish all our followers and members a very Merry Christmas, and a great New Year. (if your stuck for last minute Christmas present, why not treat someone to one of our course – or even
Supported using public funding by National Lottery through Arts Council England, we are proud to announce a series of four, 6 week courses on various aspects of analogue photography, ranging from the Victorian era to the modern day: Bromoil – Jan/Feb Learn how to combine photography and printmaking – £140 Portraits – Feb/March Shoot portraits
After a few months of building and painting and drinking tea we are almost ready to open up the new darkroom. We will have 7 enlargers, capable of printing all film formats up to 5×4, as well as all the film processing kit from before (all sizes, and both B&W and colour). Stay tuned for
We are proud to present Dev Stop & Fix, a quarterly photozine featuring the work of our members. A5 in size and 24 pages long, with a limited print run of 50 copies. Get yours now from the new Leicester Lo-Fi Store, or from our darkroom on a Tuesday evening.
At the end of March we moved out of the Darkroom at the Manor House, since then work was started on building a new home at Yellow Bean studios on Western Road. The process is a slow one (seeing as work is carried out when we have free time from our day jobs) but we are
For this years Handmade Festival, we are inviting members to make photobooks. check out the projects page for more details
We are pleased to announce that the Darkroom will be open as normal from next week. So pop along Tuesday (31st Jan) or Wednesday (1st Feb) 6-9pm for all your analogue film fun!
Unfortunately due to issues raised by our service providers Leicester City Council we will not be opening The Community Darkroom at The Manor House Community Centre this Tuesday or Wednesday (17th & 18th January). We are currently trying to resolve these problems LCC have raised as soon as possible and we hope to open again
We are proud to launch the theme for our main project or 2017: ‘Glow – Our Lives on Screen’ A recent study suggests that for the first time we spend more time online than we do watching TV. We would like to invite you to photograph people lit by the screens that surround us. See the Exhibitions section