Everything you need to know to get started in black and white analogue photography – in one day! Learn to shoot, develop and print 35mm black and white film at the Inverness Darkroom. Cameras are available for use – or bring your own. With the Inverness Darkroom’s own Matt Sillars.

Saturday 2 November, 10am – 4pm

£80 All materials supplied. No experience necessary. This workshop can be booked through EventBrite HERE. Spaces are limited to four, so book soon! Sorry, this one is FULL!



Learn about the simple chemistry involved in one of the earliest 19th century photographic processes, to make beautiful rich blue prints – without a camera!

Date to be announced


Make a hard-back book in one day! Bring along some images you’d like to make a book with. Not just for photographers – this workshop will take you through the basic techniques of book making, and you will come away with your own hard-back book. Workshop is led by artist Marion Archibald from the Old Printing Works. A graduate of Glasgow School of Art, Marion incorporates photography, print-making, found objects, artist books and small-scale sculptures into her practice.

No experience necessary, all materials included.

Saturday November 23rd, 10:30am – 4:30pm NEW DATE TBA



Pinhole photography is a long known way to make photographic images without the use of a lens.

Date to be announced.

Members only nights:

Tuesday evenings ongoing, 7 – 9PM,  £2 donation per session – no registration required

Evenings in the Darkroom with Matt 

Meet up with Matt Sillars on Tuesday evenings in the Darkroom from 7-9pm. These supervised darkroom sessions are for sharing tips and tricks and getting feedback on your photographs and prints. Social and productive!

All chemistry is provided. £2 donation gratefully accepted. Paper will be available to purchase – by the sheet!! Any level of darkroom skill welcome, including those in need of a refresher, or just starting out. Note: You must be a current member of the Inverness Darkroom.