Membership

Our members* enjoy full access to the oldest and largest darkroom in the United States, full feature film processing areas, and a state-of-the-art digital lab (currently closed due to COVID-19). Members also have the opportunity to take part in our annual “Members, Staff & Volunteer Exhibit”, located in our large gallery space. This venue is perfect for some of the best exposure in San Francisco.

*All new members must complete the Photo Center Orientation before registration will be complete.

For more information about becoming a member, visit us at 50 Scott Street in Duboce Park, or call us at (415) 554-9522.


DAY PASS FEE $25 WITHOUT A MEMBERSHIP

Adult Membership

6-MONTH Limited

$77

Requires $8 Day Pass

6-MONTH Unlimited

$193

No Day Pass Required


Youth & Senior Membership

6-MONTH Limited

$39

Requires $8 Day Pass

6-MONTH Unlimited

$97

No Day Pass Required


Locker Rental

6-MONTH
Great starter rental

$30


FAQ

CAN I UPGRADE MY PLAN?

We are unable to upgrade any current memberships. If you wish to upgrade your membership, you may do so at the time of your renewal date.

IS DARKROOM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED?

All prospective members must complete the free Photography Center Orientation Course before purchasing a new membership package.

While extensive darkroom experience is not required, we strongly recommend that new members consider taking our Introduction to Black and White Darkroom Printing workshop and make the most of your Harvey Milk Photo Center experience.

ACCESSIBILITY

Please make requests for disability accommodations by taking to photo center staff or contacting Jennifer Wong, Inclusion Coordinator, at 415-206-1546 TTY 415-242-5700 or jennifer.m.wong@sfgov.org

Requesting accommodations at least 72 hours prior to the event or activity will help ensure availability. 

IS EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE?

At the Harvey Milk Photo Center, you’ll have access to 40 dark room printing stations, with enlargers, filters and more at your disposal. Standard developing tanks and other film processing equipment is available for free checkout while in the Photo Center. We also have a digital lab with 7 stations fully loaded with Photoshop and Lightroom and large format printers. (currently closed due to Covid-19.

SCHOLARSHIP

For information on financial assistance for classes, please contact Lilian an Bautista at lilian.bautista@sfgov.org or 415-831-2717 

WHAT FORMS OF PAYMENT DO YOU ACCEPT?

Cash, check or credit cards* are accepted.

*American Express not accepted

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN MY MEMBERSHIP EXPIRES?

To continue access to the darkroom, lab and developing room, you may renew your membership at any time.