4 Day Photography School / Alternative Processes (Advanced | EXTRA)

1. Overview

Experimental course exploring different methods.

 The course will improve your skills in image capture and present a variety of printing techniques.

2. What you will study

Image capture:

  • Paper
  • Pinholes
  • Photograms
  • Film

Alternative processes:

  • Burning
  • Scratching
  • Distressing negatives 

Cyanotypes liquid emulsion, toners, Lith printing & Mordancage will also be covered.

3. Entry Requirements

Suitable for students who have as a minimum completed the foundation course, or similar and are competent at using analogue processes.

4. How to apply

Course Fee: £310 (Includes basic printing materials)

Gray's Short Course Online Registration

Successful enrolment will be confirmed by email.

RGU Registration

All students should be aware that when registering as a student at RGU they are accepting a contract of enrolment. (In order to attend short courses all students must register and accept RGU’s conditions).


A refund is only applicable where there has been illness with a medical certificate to support it.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about registration, contact:

Gray's Short Course Team

5. Additional information

Students should bring a roll of black & white and a roll of colour film. Also a selection of negatives. 

Students will be provided with paper to make small experimental copies, however you may wish to purchase additional papers. Please ask your tutor in advance before purchasing specialist papers.

A complete health and safety induction will take place on commencement of the course.

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Start Date

4 - 7 Sept 2017

Course Length

4 days (24 hrs)
10:00am - 4:00pm

Mode of Attendance

Short Course/EXTRA

Academic School
Gray's School of Art
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