Please note: The City of Irvine continues to follow state and federal health and safety guidelines to protect the public against COVID-19 infection. Face coverings are recommended, and required in certain settings as outlined in the California Department of Public Health Guidance for the Use of Face Coverings.
The Photography Lab is equipped with group and individual darkrooms, complete black and white tray setups and enlargers that accommodate 35mm, 120mm and 4x5 inch negatives. The lab also features a film processing finishing room with film dryer, print washer, print dryer and dry mount press.
A UV exposure unit for alternative photo and printmaking processes is also available. Reservation required.
Previous studio experience and closed-toe shoes are required. Participants must be 18 years or older. For more information and to ensure the studio is open, please call the Irvine Fine Arts Center front desk: 949-724-6880.
Photography Open Studio Hours:
Open studio sessions available by registration.
Irvine Residents & Non-Residents
$15–$19 per session
Open Studio sessions are subject to change and are supervised by studio technicians and volunteers.
Register for classes online at yourivine.org.
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