Darkroom Rentals


The CPAC DARKROOM is located inside Denver’s Zang Mansion at 7th and Clarkson on Capitol Hill. It is professionally maintained and designed for the Intermediate to professional user. There are 6 enlarger stations, 35mm to 4×5 capabilities, with two sinks, film processing space, Zone VI archival 16×20 washer, and individual storage cubbies.  The darkroom is open again and ready for use!!  Thank you for your patience while we underwent extensive repairs during the month of March!

Rates are as follows:
$35/15 members per day; $45/25weekend; $135/100 month

With CPAC tutor (by appointment): $60/40 hr

Rates include chemicals for B/W printing. Please provide your own paper. Hours of the darkroom are by appointment, Tues – Sat. 10a – 6p, or other hours by approval

Rental hours are 10-6 daily (by appointment), unless by agreement with darkroom manager. Users must take an orientation or have approval prior to renting the darkroom.  Intermediate level or above unless accompanied by CPAC tutor (need to verify). Basic chemicals included, renters responsible for paper and supplemental supplies. **Payment arrangements must be made in advance and an orientation session must be completed to secure a reservation.

Contact Michael Snively at michael@intimatemuse.com or Sherea Spalding at sherea@cpacphoto.org for more information and availability of the darkroom.

Ask us about our gallery availability for your special event!
Call 303-837-1341 for more information on all our rental options