Smith 207

Photography Classroom & Darkroom B

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  • 14 Omega 4550XL diffusion enlargers that print 35mm, 120mm, 220mm, 645, and 4x5 negatives

  • Silver gelatin print chemistry (Dektol developer, Sprint stop bath, Sprint speed fixer, Sprint fixer remover)

  • Chemistry for black and white film development (D-76 developer, Sprint speed fixer, Spring speed fixer remover)

  • Non-silver processes are also done in this space, such as cyanotype, albumen, etc.



Corcoran or other GW students enrolled in a photography class specifically scheduled in this darkroom, Corcoran photo majors, graduate students in the MFA or NMPJ programs. Students need to have been trained by a faculty member on these enlargers prior to use.



Students may not use this space when a class is scheduled to be in it. Can be used during scheduled open studios or special “photo-major only” studios. Must go through student lab tech to check out enlargers, special chemistry, and equipment.

Spring 2018 schedule below. To print or download, click on image for link to PDF.

spring 2018 schedule

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Students show up during open studio times and have to hand their GWorld cards over to the tech to check out any equipment for film development or an enlarger key.