ABOUT EUGENE DARKROOM GROUP

Eugene Darkroom Group is a 501c3 non-profit in Eugene, Oregon. Our mission is to preserve and promote film photography. We seek to revitalize a beautiful yet struggling medium by investing in the photographic talent of the people in the Eugene area. Our goal is to provide a thoroughly equipped darkroom for film photographers and accessible education to the community. Our darkroom and education program are located at Maude Kerns Art Center.

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MEMBERSHIP

Membership includes access to an equipped black & white darkroom and dry-work space to scan film and finish prints. We offer two tiers of membership to accommodate varying needs:

  • MEMBERSHIP ONE: $30 Monthly

    • ​Day Time Access 6 Days a Week

  • MEMBERSHIP TWO: $45 Monthly

    • Day & Night Access 7 Days a Week​

 

Other benefits include discounts at partnered stores, a page on our website, exhibition and sales opportunities, and more. For details, or to apply, visit eugdarkroom.org/membership

EDUCATION

Eugene Darkroom Group collaborates with the Maude Kerns Art Center to provide classes in a variety of photography related areas. Our offerings include:

  • PRIVATE LESSONS: DARKROOM PHOTOGRAPHY PROCESSES

  • BLACK & WHITE PHOTOGRAPHY REFRESHER COURSES

  • ALTERNATIVE PROCESS PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOPS

 

To learn more about each class or inquire about registration, visit eugdarkroom.org/education 

DONATE

There are multiple ways to support us in our mission to provide a thoroughly equipped darkroom and education to the community:

  • DONATE TO OUR COMMUNITY  DARKROOM

    •  You can support our community darkroom by donating to our Facilities Fund OR making a donation from our Darkroom Wishlist.

  • DONATE TO OUR EDUCATION PROGRAM

    • You can support this program by donating to our Education Fund OR making a supply donation from our Education Wishlist.

To make a contribution or to view our wish lists, visit eugdarkroom.org/donate