You can book a hire session with our easy online form
and you are most welcome to visit our darkrooms and facilities before booking
Please call Keith on 020 7624 2244 to arrange a no obligation ‘look-see’ visit
Please note also our COVID-19 policy during this period
If you love traditional, analogue B&W film you’ll find a warm welcome here at B&W Basement in St. Johns Wood, NW London.
We have 3 self-contained darkrooms for exclusive hire by film photographers using 35mm, 120 medium format and 5×4 sheet.
Our professional services also include B&W film processing, traditional silver gelatine hand enlarging & One-to-One darkroom tuition.
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Full day, half day or 2 hour sessions at very reasonable rates
- 3 self-contained darkrooms for exclusive hire
- Hand printing facilities up to 20 x 24″
- Chemistry included for all film and paper processing
- Traditional dish or machine paper processing
- Film processing for popular formats
- Free car parking available
20% off when you book 3 or more sessions
Thank you so much for all your help over the many pleasurable sessions I’ve had at BWB.
It’s been a delight watching the darkroom expand and more people come in over the years, the facilities and equipment remain second-to-none in my experiences, and I’ve used many darkrooms in the past!
If you’re new to this, or a seasoned veteran, Keith couldn’t make you feel any more welcome, and you will quickly be producing excellent work in his well setup darkroom.
Professional, traditional Black & White Film Processing in London.
Services for 35mm & 120 formats with full roll scan & print options.
10% off 5 rolls or more
Hand-printed enlargements on Ilford resin coated or fibre base paper.
Adjusted for density and contrast by our expert technicians.
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Learn the art and craft of Darkroom techniques with 1-to-1 tuition.
One day course covers Film Processing, Contacts and Hand Enlarging.
Half-price follow-up darkroom hire