Events and Workshops with Beau Photo

There are many exciting and educational events and workshops happening throughout the year, both at Beau Photo and across the city. See below for upcoming and ongoing activities that are being held at, or sponsored by Beau Photo. Check the Events Calendar for a complete list, and to see other events around town.

Upcoming with Beau...

Learn at Lunch with Beau Photo – Wildlife Photography

Jason will show some recent wildlife photos and talk about techniques for getting that perfect wildlife image. He will also display of some of the gear he uses while out in the field and discuss lens and camera options that are available. This event is free but you must register in advance. Get your ticket […]

PPOC-BC LMB presents Colour Management & Fine Art Printing

This talk will cover printing with pigment-ink based archival inkjet printers, such as the Canon PRO-1000 and PRO-2000. Some of the topics discussed will be: – Longevity differences between dye-based and pigment-based inkjet prints. Quick comparison to other printer technology such as dye-sublimation, laser, traditional RA-4 photo paper (LightJet prints) and so on. – Discussion […]

Learn at Lunch with Beau Photo – Profoto A1 Studio Light

The Profoto A1, the world’s smallest studio light: what makes this flash so different?

Learn at Lunch with Aura McKay – Predictable Income

Predictable Income – Business Models for the Gig Economy – One day feast, the next is famine. A big frustration and source of stress for creative entrepreneurs and freelancers is the unpredictable and roller coaster nature of working in a gig economy.

Learn at Lunch with Aura McKay – Attract Your Ideal Clients

Attract Your Ideal Clients – Relationship Marketing – This is every creative entrepreneur and freelancers’ biggest challenge – how do I attract more clients that I love?

Ongoing at Beau...

Learn to Clean Your Camera Sensor

For $65.00 we are offering to clean your sensor and show you the proper techniques so you can clean it yourself if you wish to. This would include any needed cleaning fluid and appropriately sized swabs. For more information, or to book your own personal sensor cleaning, Call Mike at 604.734.7771 or e-mail him at digital@beauphoto.com

Black & White Film Developing Workshop

$49.99 – Just bring an exposed roll of film and we have the rest! We teach you how to process black and white film without a darkroom. Appointments are individual so they can be arranged at a time that is convenient for you. Call Nicole at 604.734.7771 or email film@beauphoto.com for more information.

Polaroid Originals Lift Workshop (Individual)

$59.99 – Learn how to create your very own emulsion lifts and transparencies using Polaroid Originals film. This workshop includes a demonstartion on how to create an emulsion lift, paper for lifting on to, one full pack of instant film and a three day camera rental so you can venture out after the demonstartion and use the rest of the filmon the subject matter of your choice.  If you are new to the Polaroid Originals film or just new to emulsion lifts, this workshop will give you lots of great new ideas to take your artwork to a different level.

This is a one-on-one tutorial that you can schedule at a time that works for you during our regular store hours.  To book a time please call the store: 604-734-7771 or email film@beauphoto.com

Polaroid Originals Lift Workshop (Group)

$15.00 – Learn how to create your very own emulsion lifts and transparencies using Polaroid Originals film. This workshop includes a demonstartion on how to create an emulsion lift, paper for lifting on to, one sheet of instant film in a group setting. If you are new to the Polaroid Originals film or just new to emulsion lifts, this workshop will give you lots of great new ideas to take your artwork to a different level.

This is a group class, please watch our Events page for listings of when this class is being offered. If you are interested in joining a group workshop, please email film@beauphoto.com

Large Format Camera Workshop

$120.00 – Learn how to use a large format camera. This 90 minute one-on-one workshop will introduce you to the world of large format photography and give you enough information so you know where you want to explore next. We use 8×10 cameras and Polaroid Originals 8×10 film so you get a print right away – both educational and satisfying! Includes either one sheet of instant film or two frames of regular sheet film.

This is an individual tutorial, please call the store to set up a time with Kathy: 604-734-7771 or email film@beauphoto.com

Pinhole Camera Workshop (Group)

In this tutorial you will learn how to create your own pinhole camera. You can bring your own container to make a pinhole with or you can use one of the containers provided. We will take you through the step by step process of creating a pinhole camera so you end up with one to take home with you, as well as teach you how to get the best results. Included in this workshop is a container to create your pinhole camera with and one sheet of light sensitive paper.

This is a group workshop, please check our Events page for the next upcoming workshop. If you are interested in joining this workshop please contact Nicole at 604-734-7771 or email film@beauphoto.com