Fayer Darkroom
  • Available to: Students enrolled in ARHA studio/production courses and thesis students
  • Training Required: Yes, provided by course instructor or darkroom monitors
  • Associated costs: Lab fee charged per course; students purchase their own film and paper
  • Location: Fayerweather Hall, Room 015/013
  • Contact Person: Josh Baum
  • Hours: M, Tu, Th: 9 a.m.–1 a.m.; W, F: 9 a.m.–4 p.m.; Sat: 11 a.m.–6 p.m.;    
    Su: 11 a.m.-1 a.m. (Note: These may change slightly by semester.)
  • Timeframe of availability: Access is open, student darkroom monitors available afternoons to evenings
  • More Information: film photo development and printing, 16mm motion picture developing; all chemicals, supplies, and other materials provided

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Fayer Equipment Cage
  • Available to: Students enrolled in ARHA studio/production courses and ARHA thesis students; open to  students enrolled in FAMS (Film and Media Studies) production classes and FAMS thesis students
  • Training Required: Yes, in class or one-on-one
  • Associated costs: None
  • Location: Fayerweather Hall, Room 015
  • Contact Person: Josh Baum
  • Hours: Afternoons as posted (12 hrs/week)
  • Timeframe of availability: Reservations by appointment, walk-in checkout available during posted hours
  • More Information: photo, film and video equipment circulation

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Fayer Digital Lab
  • Available to: Students enrolled in ARHA studio/production courses and ARHA thesis students; open to  students enrolled in FAMS (Film and Media Studies) production classes and FAMS thesis students
  • Training Required: For printing and scanning
  • Associated costs: Lab fee charged per course, paper supplied by student
  • Location: Fayerweather Hall, Room 213
  • Contact Person: Josh Baum
  • Hours: attended lab support by appointment and Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday 6pm - 10pm
  • Timeframe of availability: open access via ID card
  • More Information: Digital video editing, digital photo editing and printing; ink and other supplies provided

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Fayer Blackbox
  • Available to: Students enrolled in ARHA film/video/photo courses and ARHA thesis students; open to  students enrolled in FAMS (Film and Media Studies) production classes and FAMS thesis students
  • Training Required: Yes
  • Associated costs: None
  • Location: Fayerweather Hall, Room 215
  • Contact Person: Josh Baum
  • Hours: By faculty permission
  • Timeframe of availability: Key required for access. Contact the ADC in the ARHA office: finearts@amherst.edu
  • More Information: teaching space; lighting studio space for photo and video; 16mm editing; students must be trained to use lighting equipment and check out a key from the ARHA office to access

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