This page has quick links to make a reservation for any lab, space, or piece of equipment within the Photography Department.

For faculty wishing to reserve an entire lab/space that haven’t aleady done so or a large group of equipment for face to face demonstration, please use the contact form in the upper right hand corner (envelope symbol) or email with your requests.

In order to use any of the Photography Department’s labs, facilities, or equipment you must first agree to and submit the Equipment and Facilities Use Agreement. This form can be found at the link below.

Pratt Photography Department Equipment and Facilities Use Agreement

Equipment Reservation

Please note that only one reservation for a given activity can be made at a time. Once this session is complete, you may sign up for a second session for a totally of up to 3 sessions per week. You may sign up for different activities simultaneously if needed. For example, you may simultanesouly make a reservation for the lighting studio as well as a digital lab, but you cannot simultaneously make 2 digital lab reservations.

Digital Lab Reservations

Darkroom Reservations
Group B&W Darkroom 
Individual Darkrooms 
Non-Silver Darkroom 
Lighting Studio 

Extending Reservations
If you find that you would like more than your allotted time, please find or email a technician before your time is up, and if there is no one scheduled right after you, we can extend your appointment as needed, on a case-by-case basis.  However, please do not assume we will always be able to accommodate your request.  You may not stay at your station past your reserved time slot unless you have gotten approval from a technician.

Cancelling Reservations
If you need to cancel any reservation for any reason, please just let us know as soon as possible, so that the time may be opened up to other students.  You can cancel by either sending us an email at, or simply clicking “Click here to cancel this booking”, found at the bottom of your YouCanBookMe confirmation email.