The Photography Centre offers five large, professionally equipped studios, industry-standard post-production facilities, a selection of medium-format digital backs, two Hasselblad Flextight drum scanners, over a hundred medium-format film cameras and much more.In addition, there are well-equipped laboratories for image analysis, sensitometry, colour evaluation and colour profiling and management.
While most photography centres closed their darkrooms with the advent of digital technologies, Westminster kept theirs running and it now remains one of the best educational darkrooms in the country, equipped with E6 and C41 processing machines as well as black and white and colour darkrooms with 48 enlargers including large format machines for 5×4 negatives. There is also a special processes area for other kinds of chemistry.
In addition, there are well-equipped laboratories for image analysis, sensitometry, colour evaluation and colour profiling and management.
Alongside all of these facilities, our highly experienced technical staff are there to provide you with expert advice and support. Whether your question concerns photographic chemistry or the latest digital post-production techniques, one of the technicians will be able to answer it, usually in far greater detail than you expected.
More than 40 years ago we launched the first BSc course focusing on photographic science; today the Photography and Digital Imaging Technologies BSc Honours remains the premier course teaching the technology of imaging science.
MA Photojournalism alumnus Jason Larkin is now showing at Flowers Gallery
Jason Larkin Past Perfect
Centred around questions of authenticity and the representation of collective histories, Past Perfect (2008 – 2016), is a new series of photographs by British photographer Jason Larkin, highlighting the visual presentation of war and conflict within public museums around the world.
pic.london is a not-for-profit photo festival that is initiated, led and run by artists and photographers, launching its first edition this autumn.
It aspires to support emerging artists and engage the public in thinking about photography.
Fun, accessible, and intellectually inspiring.
1st Opening Thursday 26th October at Gallery SO
This exhibition seeks to explore the scope and scale of visual intrusion in our everyday lives through photographic and mixed media work from emerging artists.
We live in a society that has a CCTV camera on every street corner and a camera-phone in every pocket. Yet intrusion can be as overt as unwanted snapshots […]