CERN Accelerating science

17 Dec 2014 - Darkroom for beginners 18:30


By Antonio Bellotta and Luigi Gallerani
Silver Salt photography processing is still one of the most interesting experience you can have as photography. More than one century of imaging history has been based on film and paper processing.

This lesson, will make you play in the darkroom and you will learn making practica experience how to:

  • Large format, a single shot on paper Negative and positive per contact 
  • A little bit of theory (slides) 
  • BW shooting on 35mm on a still life set 
  • Practical development of a BW  film roll 
  • Enlarge a negative and develop the paper


Think as a Photographer 2015 - Course for beginners


WhenStarts 11 February 2015at 18.00
Where: Cern PhotoClub Building 566 CERN Meyrin (see map building 566)
Free for PhotoClub Members 2015 
Language: English Teacher Luigi Gallerani (CPC President)

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 This course will teach you how to Think as a Photographer giving you a global view of the basic photography art and technique in order watch the world with the eyes of a photographer, and stimulate your brain to take good photos in all situations, using whatever camera you have, and most of all, understand which are good photos and which are not so special.  Composition, Light, Visual Perception, Equipment are the main topic of the course. Theory and practical exercizes are mixed together so that you will understand what does it mean to prepare yourself the light and the camera for a photographic session and how to handle difficoult  situations.... 
Think as a photographer will let you you take a photo, while the others will just take images.


Geneva Lux Festival

Lights on the town! From November 28 to January 11 will
be held the first edition of Geneva Lux Festival. 

The light works created by artists from around the world
interact with the traditional end of year illuminations
to give the downtown a fabulous atmosphere and magical.

5 Nov 2014 Studio Shooting