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Cyanotypes on fabric – preparing the fabric

Writer / Ruth Brown Photography / Ruth Brown and Mary Monckton This article is an excerpt from Ruth Brown's book Cyanotypes on Fabric. Here Ruth explains how to prepare the fabric for printing. This is a very simple process which has been used for over 150 years but, to ensure that you and the environment are kept safe, please handle the c ...
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Surveys and polls

Help us get better! Short 8 question survey.

We are wondering how we can improve, and what way is better to find out than to ask the people using it?

History of alt. proc.

Portrait of Mrs. Mary Somerville
The history of anthotypes

An excerpt from Anthotypes – Explore the darkroom in your garden and make photographs using plants. How the anthotype was discovered.


Cyanotypes on Fabric by Ruth Brown
Cyanotypes on fabric

Ruth Brown is finally releasing an updated edition of Cyanotypes on Fabric. From the expert fabric printer comes a practical and well researched how-to book on cyanotypes.

Casein pigment print photographers

Keith Farrar
Keith Farrar

North American photographers – East & East Coast From: Prattville, Alabama, USA. Shows: Cyanotypes. See gallery

Liquid emulsion

Liam Smith tintype portrait
A visual guide for beginners to making a tintype photograph

Liam Smith, a photography teacher at a local college, gives a visual guide how to make tintypes.

Cyanotype photographers

JP Jackson cyanotype photographer
JP Jackson

From: Trade, Tennessee, USA. Shows: Cyanotypes. See gallery


Alternative Process Photography Sales Gallery

Alternative Process Photography Sales Gallery offers a unique venue exclusively for Historical / Alternative process photographers.

Gum bichromates

New EU regulations that may restrict Gum printing

New EU regulations may change or restrict how we work with gum printing.

German photographers

Christian Klant Wet plate collodion photographer
Christian Klant

European photographer From: Berlin, Germany. Shows: Wet plate collodions. See gallery

Members' spotlight

Summer Rain by Christina Z. Anderson.
Christina Z. Anderson and Tricolor gum bichromates

Christina Z. Anderson features in the Members' spotlight with the Tricolor gum bichromate process.

Members' spotlight

Platinum/palladium process
Anna Yeroshenko and the Platinum/Palladium process

Anna Yeroshenko features in the Members' spotlight with the platinum/palladium process.

Photographers & people

gum bichromate bruce campbell
A wonderful way to meet…

Bruce Campbell shares a story of how he used the community on to find photographer Alexander Tkachev who lives reasonably near by and share the same interest - alternative photographic processes. Heartwarming.

Members' spotlight

Abbey Road by Scott Wittenburg
Scott Wittenburg and Acrylic gel medium transfers

Scott Wittenburg features in the Members' spotlight with Acrylic Gel Medium Transfers.
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