Belfast Exposed


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Salt Printing With Sea Water



9th July 2022


11:00 - 17:00


Belfast Exposed



About The Event

As part of 'A Trace of Ownership', the Ulster University MFA Photography Showcase 2020, Belfast Exposed is hosting a special workshop with photographer Poras Dhakan, 'Salt Printing with Sea Water'

The workshop will allow participants to learn and experiment with Dhakan's unique techniques for producing his work using sea water and the 19th century photographic technique of Salt Printing.

About the artist

Poras Dhakan is a photographer and a Fairtrade goldsmith. He is passionate about analogue photography and alternative printing processes and helps run the 'Analog Photography in UAE' group. He often merges photography with jewellery-making to create wearable art and is currently a member of Tashkeel Studio in the U.A.E.

More Info

For more info on 'A Trace of Ownership', click here. To secure a ticket, contact Conor via or book via Eventbrite here.