Advanced 4x5 Camera

Advanced 4x5 Camera

Saturday, March 11, 2017,
12:00PM to 3:00PM
$ 80.00 CAD
$ 60.00 CAD

This workshop builds off of the Introduction to the 4x5 camera workshop. Participants will learn about the full camera movements associated with a large format camera. These include rise, fall, tilt, shift and the Scheimflug effect.

Participants will experiment using Polaroid Type 55 film to see immediate effects of the camera movements.


Paul Sergeant studied at the Ontario College of Art & Design where he earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography. He also holds a Master of Photographic Preservation and Collections Management from Ryerson University and studied intensively at the George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film in Rochester, NY. Sergeant is the Archive and Print Manager for world-renowned photographer Edward Burtynsky. He is also a professor of Experimental Historical & Contemporary Photography at OCAD University. Sergeant founded The Tintype Studio, expanding on his fascination with history and early photographic processes.