Make your own lumen print using UV light and botanicals. This is a camera less alternative way to make prints without using a darkroom and expensive camera equipment. I have an array of dried botanicals for you to use but feel free to bring any flat, translucent objects (pressed flowers or leaves, feathers, interesting patterns, etc.) to make your prints!
What's included in the price?
We will make x2 A4 prints during the class. Lumens can fade over time so we will scan them in so you can make multiple prints from them whenever you like.
Emma will provide gloves and aprons but it's best not to wear your favourite clothes just in case you get chemicals on them.
Your prints will need to be kept flat until you get home, please also bring something to take your prints home with you.
You are welcome…
Mapp of London's school run by Emma Mapp, the co-founder of the London Photo Festival, London Photo Gallery and founder the camera bag and strap business, Mapp of London. At Mapp of London, you will learn how to make traditional cyanotype photographic prints using chemicals (the 'friendly' ones), flora & fauna and UV light (yes, in the UK!).
The class includes: all materials (Emma will do her best to predict a sunny day!) and as much tea, coffee (or Prosecco!) as you like... You are welcome to bring your flowers or botanicals to try out and I have a…