Peter and Elizabeth Howe: Siblings and Photographers

At Sip & Develop in Silver Spring, Maryland, we’re proud to be the first and only film development company that allows customers to enjoy a “Bring Your Own” beverage atmosphere as they develop their photography film. When you visit us, you can reserve our darkroom equipment to develop your photos yourself, or we can teach…

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4 Reasons Why Sip & Develop Is The Perfect Gift

You don’t have to be passionate about  photography and developing film to have an unforgettable experience! Sip & Develop is a first-of-its-kind establishment in Silver Springs, Maryland combining the lighthearted self-serve beverage premise with the chance to create and develop your own unique photos! This twist on the typical date night ideas is not only…

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How Sip And Develop Can Level Up Your Next Event

If you’re looking for a unique way to level up your next event, look no further than Sip & Develop. We offer film processing and photo development services paired with self-serve beverage options that are perfect for events of all sizes. Our team will work with you to create a custom film processing and photo…

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Our Film Developing Process

At Sip and Develop in Silver Springs, Maryland, we provide you with the resources and environment you need to develop your film photography. Whether you have your own film that needs to be developed or you want to try your hand at taking photos and developing them in our studio, we have everything you need.…

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4 Reasons Why Physical Photos Are Better Than Digital

A camera with a reel of film

Digital photos are great because they’re fast and you can take a bunch of them without having to change rolls of film, but there’s a lot that makes them less valuable and less fun that physical photos. Below are four reasons that we think physical photos are better than digital. Physical Photos Last Longer Physical…

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Sip and Develop: Fun For Everyone

Red wine in a wine glass

Sip & Develop is all about fun. You can come in, have some drinks, learn how to develop film, and spend time with people you like! Below are four groups that you should visit Sip & Develop with! Family Members Making memories with your family is one of life’s greatest joys. Family fun makes for…

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