FACILITIES

  • One large teaching laboratory for black-and-white printing, which can produce prints up to 20x24 inches from up to 8x10 inches negatives.
  • One private black-and-white lab which can produce prints up to 20x24 inches from up to 8x10 inches negatives.
  • One alternative photography darkroom fully equipped for all alternative processes including daguerreotypes, cyanotypes, wet collodion, etc.
  • A professional shooting studio with multiple seamless racks.
  • A professional natural north light portrait studio fully equipped with kitchen and private bathroom. 
  • Access to Library with 19th and early 20th century primary source materials with many rare formulary manuals and periodicals.
  • Event spaces including a rooftop deck.
  • Access to a commercial photo lab (next door) that has full array of services from film processing to large-scale printing capabilities.

 

Our collection of lenses and cameras span the entire history of photography, giving the photographer numerous options to choose from.

 

EQUIPMENT LIST

Analog Photography 

  • 6 Beseler 45V-XL up to 4x5 enlarger 
  • 2 Beseler 45V-XL up to 8x10 enlarger
  • 35mm, 50mm, 75mm, 80mm, 105mm, 135mm, 150mm Nikon lenses
  • Easels and printing trays for paper up to 20x24”
  • Tanks & reels for development of 35mm, 120mm, 4x5 inches and 8x10 inches
  • Two film drying racks
  • Basic chemistry for film and paper processing
  • Assorted toners and darkroom tools
  • Light tables
  • Contact printers

Photographic Equipment for OFF-Site use

  • Century 8x10 Camera w/ Tessar 300mm lens
  • Speed Graphic 4x5 field camera w/ Tessar 150mm lens
  • Assorted tripods

Photographic Equipment for In-HOUSE use

  • 20x24 camera w/lenses
  • 11x14 cameras w/lenses
  • Several 8x10 cameras w/ lenses 
  • Several 5x7 and 4x5 camera w/ lenses
  • Assorted tripods
  • Profoto Strobes 
  • Continuos Lighting kits

Photomechanical 

  • One 15 x 30 Conrad Machine Press with micro-gauges
  • One UV Exposure Unit with Vacuum System Nuarc 26K1S
  • Special blankets for Photopolymer or Photogravure printing
  • One 12 x 18 Hot Plate 
  • Set of inks, brayers, and other related materials

Digital Photography 

  • MacBooks
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Epson v700 Photo Scanners 
  • Silverfast LE Scanning Software
  • X-Rite Color management software
  • Epson Stylus Pro 2880, 3880, P800 and 7890 Printers
  • Wacom Tablets