The Darkroom

List of equipment:

  • Ilford 500 (on loan) – 35 mm, 6×6, 6×7, 4×5, 35mm slide
  • Breseler
  • Omega
  • Nikor 6×7 – 35mm
  • Focusing lenses
  • Light table with loupe
  • Film developing tanks 35mm, 120, and 4×5 (on loan)
  • Paper developing trays: 8×10, 11×14, 16×20
  • Easels – 5×7 fixed, 2 four-blade up to 11×14 (plus one on loan), 1 two-blade 11×14, 1 two-blade 16×20, 1 four blade 16×20
  • Paper safe – 8×10
  • Beakers
  • Tongs
  • Contrast filters
  • Paper dryer
  • Contact sheet glass
  • Dry mount press and tacking iron (to 11×14)  (on loan)

Chemical supplies provided:

  • Paper developer (Ilford Multigrade)
  • Stop (Kodak)
  • Fixer (Ilford)
  • Photo wash, for fibre prints (Ilford)
  • Film developer (Blanzinal)
  • Photo flo (Kodak)

Members may purchase:

  • Dry mount tissue (8×10 – $1.00 per sheet)

Members provide their own:

  • Paper
  • Rags/cloths (paper towels are not permitted as they create dust)
  • Goggles, gloves, aprons
  • Negative sleeves
  • Burn and dodge materials