Photography Studio

The Photography Studio provides a space for students to work on black and white photography, digital photography and related projects.


Darkroom – Room 136
Photography Studio – Room 133


  • Lockers to store chemical and paper (rent at $5/semester)
  • Digital cameras and 35mm camera for loan during class time

Black and white darkroom:

  • 12 enlarger stations
  • Drying cabinet
  • Drying racks
  • Water baths
  • Oversized sinks
  • Light table

Photo studio:

  • Black, white and gray backdrops
  • Lighting equipment
  • Green screens
  • iMac computer with Photoshop and Chroma Key (green screen software)
  • Matte cutter
  • Negative scanner


The Photography Studio is open during Crafts Center hours, but it’s available for use only when a class is not in session. View schedule »

Studio pass fee

If you’re taking a photography class, the class fee includes a studio pass for the semester unless otherwise noted. Learn more about fee levels »

Studio notes

  • You must be 18 or older and have health insurance to use the studio.
  • You may reserve the photo studio by calling the info desk at 919.515.2457.
  • You must provide your own chemicals and paper for the darkroom. These items are not available for purchase at the Crafts Center.