Focal Point Darkroom & Gallery
Things To Do North Geelong, Greater Geelong, Victoria
Focal Point Darkroom & Gallery is the go-to place in Geelong to create and celebrate photography.
They have the only gallery dedicated entirely to photography in the Geelong-Bellarine region, with a different exhibition every month. Portraiture, landscape, photojournalism, street photography, fine-art photography; film or digital photography.
They have the only public-access darkroom in the region, providing darkroom training and available to hire for individuals or groups. With 14 enlargers catering for all film formats from 35mm up to 4×5 inch, and all with the highest quality lenses, you are sure to enjoy working in the darkroom. Darkroom hire rates are very affordable.
They also have the only photography studio in the region for hire that is fully equipped and has a small cyclorama (infinity wall).
Focal Point members receive discounts on anything in the shop, access to the darkroom at very reasonable rates, half-price hire of the studio (for non-commercial use), free entry to all of the exhibitions and free access to the reading library of over 700 books on photography.
Internet AccessFree Wifi
Disabled AssistanceCaters for challenges with learning and communication Wheelchair access
MembershipRegional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
General entry for exhibitions is $10 per adult, or $8 concession. Under 15, disability carers and Focal Point members are free.
Darkroom hire from $10 per hour; Studio hire from $50 per hour.