CONTACT Photography Course

CONTACT is a 8-week course which will teach basic photography skills and encourage participants to develop their own projects.

Service Description

Whether you prefer darkrooms, digital or moving image we’ll make sure you feel confident using your new skills.

During CONTACT young people will have the option to develop skills in the following areas:

  • Camera handling skills (digital and analogue)
  • Film-processing
  • Darkroom printing
  • Photoshop
  • Negative scanning
  • Digital printing

There are no costs involved. Equipment and material is provided as well as most travel costs.

The groups are kept small with a maximum of 9 people.

Dates: Mon 14 – Fri 18 October
Time: 11.00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: 23 Cockburn Street, Edinburgh EH1 1BP

How to Apply

Simply click here and fill out their online form by 23 September 2019.

If you need any more information, please contact Stills by email at or call on 0131 622 6200

Service Categories


Intended Client Groups:

  • Young People


This service is available to residents of all parts of Edinburgh

Applicants for this service should also meet this condition:

You must be 16 - 25 years old

Contact Info. & Provider's Address


23 Cockburn Street

Office Hours

Fridays 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Provider Contact

Tel: 0131 622 6200

Facilities & Access

This service has the following facilities:

  • Wheelchair Access
  • Creche facilities are not available at this location.

Provider's Name: Stills – Centre for Photography

Type: Charity/Voluntary

Stills is a centre for photography based in the heart of Edinburgh. Stills offers exhibitions and production facilities as well as a range of engagement opportunities for anyone to discover, enjoy and understand photography. Stills was established in 1977. Since that time it has become a champion for the important and powerful role that the medium of photography plays in the world today.

Services run by this provider

Provider Contact

Tel: 0131 622 6200

Office Hours

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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