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A Darkroom Club in Vancouver

The West End Photographic Society is a non-profit society that promotes photographic expression with a focus on darkroom photography.   We have a darkroom in the West End Community Centre (WECC) available for member use.

Monthly meetings are held September to June on the third Saturday of each month at the West End Community Centre, 870 Denman Street, Vancouver, B.C. from 2:00 to 4:30.  Each month we focus on a darkroom technique.  Please see our blog for the most current upcoming darkroom workshops.

Monthly Meetings:

2015 – Sept 19,  Oct 17,  Nov 21,  Dec 19,


Jan 16      Split grade processing

Feb 20      Working with a difficult negative

Mar 19      Road trip to Alexandra Bridge (8:00 a.m. to approximately 4:00 p.m.)

Apr 16      Photo sharing: focus on Alexandra Bridge photos, but open to all images

May 28*   Road trip to visit the ghost settlement of Pokaist – St Aiden’s Church  (8:00 a.m. to approximately 4:00 p.m.)

Jun 18      Photo sharing: focus on Pokaist – St Aiden’s Church photos, but open to all images

*The third Saturday of May falls during the Victoria Day long weekend so we will meet on the fourth Saturday instead.


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