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North American photographers – East & East Coast

Anna Yeroshenko
Anna Yeroshenko

Anna Yeroshenko is a Russian photographer working as a print assistant in Boston, USA. She specialises in the platinum/palladium process. See gallery From: Russian photographer based in Boston, Massachusetts, USA Shows: Platinum/palladiums. ...
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Surveys and polls

Survey: Non-mainstream photographic processes are… Name it!

What is is called what we do? There are so many different way to describe it and that is perfectly fine, but it would be interesting to know what you say...

Open blog

Éventail, No. 1
19.5 in. x 11 in.
tricolor gum photograph, wood, wire
Printed blue, red, yellow.
Tweaks and Twists: An Update Report to My Gum Printing, Part 2 of 2

Peter J. Blackburn illustrates a time when shifting in reverse was the best way to move forward!


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Camera House – Erina

Camera House - Erina supplies a wide range of accessories, films, paper, chemicals, frames, albums and batteries.

Members' spotlight

Daguerrotype by Daniel Kuczynski
Daniel Kuczynski and daguerreotypes

Daniel Kuczynski features in the Members' spotlight with the daguerreotype process.

Cyanotype photographers

Peter Voros
Peter Voros

From: Nove Zamky, Slovakia. Shows: Cyanotypes. See gallery

Members' spotlight

COFFEE FIX,  Coffee series, Unique print by Olive Dean
Olive Dean and lumenography

Olive Dean features in the Members' spotlight with her favourite process lumenography.

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East Wind, No. 1
Tricolor gum bichromate photograph. 16 x 16 inches. See end of article for more technical information for this print.
Tweaks and Twists: An Update Report to My Gum Printing, Part 1 of 2

Writer and photography / Peter J. Blackburn Peter J. Blackburn updates us on his progress with gum printing and his struggles with papers. In the five or so years since I wrote an essay for Alternative Photography describing my own personal working methods for gum printing, it would be fair to surmise that significant aspects have […]

North American photographers – South & mid west

Donald Walker
Donald Walker

From: Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. Shows: Salt prints, calotypes. See gallery

Art of alt. proc.

what is alternative photography?
What is Alternative Photography? Interpretations of the term

Writer / An Zuriel The term Alternative Photography can be interpreted in many ways. The question “What do you consider to be ’Alternative Photography’?” in the DAP (Dutch Alternative Photography) survey, sparked controversy on the subject and provided a basis for a debate between alternative and Analogue Photography organizations held at the Revela-T festival on […]


Safety first – plants to watch when making anthotypes

An excerpt from Anthotypes – Explore the darkroom in your garden and make photographs using plants. Poisonous plants that should be avoided when making anthotypes.

Cyanotype photographers

Neil Souch
Neil Souch

From: West Cornwall, UK. Shows: Lith Printing, Lumens, Cyanotypes, Van Dykes, Gum Printing, Pinholes and Photograms. See gallery

Book shops

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Your Old Time Bookstore

Your Old Time Bookstore publish reprints from Lindsay publications and feature a couple of alternative photographic process gems. One book on Ferrotypes for example.

Miscellaneous processes photographers

J.P Corr III
J.P. Corr III

From: Apex, North Carolina, USA. Shows: Gymnotypes. See gallery
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