Experimental photography for the classroom
A list of innovative and affordable projects using light to teach: Science, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Art, Photography, Recycling, Citizenship, History and Astronomy
by Justin Quinnell and Kelli Peretti
All experiments cost between £0 and £1 per student and are arranged in order of simplicity

Simple classroom experimentation

Plants and plant based materials

plant pik.jpg

Anthotype printing

Turmeric spin.jpg

Turmeric printing

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Cyanotype printing

Chlorophil pik.jpg

Chlorophyll print
 

flashogram dandylion.jpg

Phone use

Clifton Suspension Bridge view sml.jpg

Solargraphy

chemigram.jpg

Chemigrammes

In camera negative.jpg

Lumen negative

Light sensitive paper (non darkroom)

watergrams.jpg

Watergram

Beach.jpg

Pinhole

5.1 p75 Sunset over pyramids and camel photogramme.jpg

Photogram

pastelegram.jpg

Pastelgram