Join us for an alternative black & white photography weekend conference, held at Mo-Ranch in the wide open spaces of the Texas Hill Country. Explore the rawest and oldest form of photography with a new retro twist!
Here is what you will experience during this conference:
Each participant will get hands-on instructional workshops and in the field action covering retro black and white photography, how to make and capture images with pinhole cameras, image development in a state-of-the art darkroom and digital techniques in the setting of our Larkin Digital Photo Lab.
What is a “pinhole camera”?
A pinhole camera, also known as camera obscura, or “dark chamber”, is the simplest form of a camera. By using common household materials, you can make a camera that will produce pictures.
Click here to learn more about constructing a pinhole camera. Feel free to create your pinhole camera in advance or let us guide you in creating one during this conference!
Who should attend?
This is a weekend photography workshop designed for photographers of all skill levels. Challenge and advance your skills in a new way surrounded by peers and come and learn about the oldest traditional form of photography with a new twist!
Space is limited to just 12 participants. Register now!
All participants will be housed in Wynne/Flato hotel rooms.
Cost is all-inclusive: meals, lodging, meeting spaces and tuition.
Commuter: $280.00 (excludes housing at Mo-Ranch, includes lunch and dinner during the conference)
A deposit must accompany registration. The balance of all fees will be due 60 days prior to the start of the event, or upon registration if within 60 days full payment is required at the time of registration.
Full refund less $75.00 administrative fee per person will be made if cancellation is received more than 10 days prior to the conference.
There are generally no refunds for cancellations received on or after 10 days prior to the start of the event nor any applying of the deposit toward other charges or future deposits.
Scholarships are available! Click here to learn more.
Mo-Ranch is 90 miles one-way, or a 2 hour drive from the nearest airport (SAT), allow 3 hours travel/check-in time for departures. We recommend generally scheduling arriving flights before 3 p.m. and departing flights after 3 p.m. to be sure you do not miss any of your event. If you are in need of shuttle service to Mo-Ranch, call Kars for Hire in Kerrville at (830) 329-2360 at least 15 days in advance to arrange transportation from San Antonio International Airport (Directions to Mo).
What to bring
More information coming soon!