Message to Artists: Where is my gallery?

To artists that USED TO have a gallery on AlternativePhotography.com. Take a look and see if you can find your name on this list: AlternativePhotography.com/gallery/photographers-archives-a-z/ We are in the progress of updating the galleries, and are half way there. (Yipee!). We have tried to contact everyone, but many of you have been represented for over …

Picto’s test of Lightmeasure’s hand-held UV meter PPM2

Writer / Jacques Kevers Photography / Images from LightMeasure.com and by René Smets Members of the Picto Benelux alternative photographic processes group tests the new hand-held UV-meter by Ian Parker at LightMeasure.com. Ian Parker at LightMeasure.com builds and sells a one-of-a-kind UV meter, designed specifically for artists who work with UV-sensitive media. Once established your …

Breast milk and the casein print

Writer and photography / Christina Z. Anderson Christina Z. Anderson – author of Gum printing and other amazing contact printing processes, amongst other books – experiments yet again and this time uses breast milk to make casein prints or cottage cheese. Over the last two decades I have concentrated my photographic practice and research in …

Improve your Siderotypes with fumed silica pre-treatment

Writer and photography / Giorgio Bordin Fumed Silica treatment can improve details in your Siderotypes, but be careful, it’s not chemistry without risk as Giorgio Bordin tell us. Fumed Silica, as it’s commonly said, (CAS 112945-52-5) is also known as pyrogenic silica because it is produced in a flame. It consists of an extremely fine …

Judy Seigel

Writer and photography / Jessica Seigel Judy Seigel’s daughter Jessica is sharing this obituary with us. Rest in Peace Judy, you will be sorely missed. Dear AltPhoto Friends, The AltPhoto community was a profoundly important part of my mother, Judy Seigel’s life and so it is with warm salutations that I post her obituary here. …