Available Photography Workshops
We Offer a variety of workshops on a rotating scale in multiple locations to suit your needs. We also offer programming for lectures, local private in-home lessons and parties. Inquiries encouraged. Want to bring BRIDGE Workshops to your location? Let us know!
Cyanotype + Digital Negative - Sunday, June 25 - San Diego, CA
Mix contemporary and traditional photographic methods by printing cyanotypes with digital negatives. Learn how to prepare digital images and how to make your own light sensitive paper. Workshop includes film, paper and chemistry yielding up to 3 images per participant.
Van Dyke Brown + Digital Negative - Saturday, Aug 19 - San Diego, CA
Tired of blue? Learn how to make contact prints in a rich brown tone. Van Dyke is a printing process named after the Flemish painter, Anthony Van Dyke, for his use of this earthy pigment. When the iron and silver based sensitizer is exposed to sunlight, medium to dark chocolate brown images are achieved. Workshop participants may use analog or digital contact negatives for this process. Workshop includes film, paper and chemistry yielding up to 3 images per participant.
Pool Party - Saturday, July 1 (one day only) - Lemon Grove, CA
Palomar Mountain State Park - July 28 to 30 - Palomar Mountain, CA
Explore the California landscape on this weekend workshop with our mobile classroom! Learn how to make a tintype in our outdoor darkroom with a group of photographers that love to camp and enjoy the beauty that Mother Nature has to offer us. Take a class outside, get away from the city, eat yummy food and re-energize your art self with a location change!
A tintype is a one-of-a-kind image that will take you back in time to the Civil War photographers of the 1850s. The image is photographed directly onto a sheet of metal, in camera and on site. Its truly a beautiful and exciting process!