Darkroom memberships are available with a 6 month contract at $50/month + a $25 key deposit for 24-hour access to the darkroom, use of the digital lab, kitchenette, conference areas, and wireless internet access. We supply chemistry and equipment; just bring yourself, paper, and film! Darkroom members are also more than welcome to bring their preferred chemicals. We provide storage space within the darkroom for personal chemistry, paper, and supplies.

You can also access the darkroom without a contract for $20/hour.  Hourly members will have access to the darkroom, use of the digital lab, kitchenette, conference areas, and wireless internet access. We supply chemistry and equipment; just bring yourself, paper, and film. *As an hourly user, the darkroom is only accessible during Studio Two Three operating hours of 11am-5pm Tues.-Sat., open until 9 on Wednesday.*

To begin using the space as a member or hourly user, contact us at darkroom@studiotwothree.org to sign up for a mandatory orientation. Once your orientation is complete, our darkroom staff will happily walk you through the sign up process for 6-month memberships or hourly use. 

Current darkroom users - sign up for darkroom time HERE! 


DARKROOM EQUIPMENT & FEATURES

DIGITAL LAB

  • Mac Minis with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Epson Expression 10000XL Scanner
  • Epson Scan Software
  • Brother MFC-786ODW Printer

*Inkjet set-up coming soon*

WET AREA

  • Zone IV Archival Print Wash
  • Film Developing Reels
  • Film Developing Tanks
  • Fixer Disposal Tank
  • Ilford Chemistry (B&W Film Developer, B&W Paper Developer, Stop Bath & Fixer)
  • Hypo Chek
  • Graduated Cylinders
  • Thermometers
  • Trays, trays, and more trays (Largest available are three 20x24)

DRY AREA

  • Beseler 23C II Enlargers
  • Beseler 45MX Enlarger
  • 12-Screen Drying Rack  
  • Film Drying Cabinet
  • 11x14 Glass  
  • Paper cutter
  • Easels
  • Grain Focusers
  • Lupes
  • Contrast Filters

CLASSES

Looking to learn? We offer classes! For more information and scheduling, contact us at darkroom@studiotwothree.org.