Anthotype Day – entry form

We are so happy you are taking part! If you have any issues with the form below, please email anthotype (at) alternativephotography.com and we’ll try to help. All work are done on a voluntary basis, so if you can, please make our lives a little easier and try following the steps.


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Common name of plant and latin name of plant: For example Lilac, common (Syringa vulgaris) / Blueberry (Vaccinium sect. Cyanococcus)
“Title” by Your Name: For example: “Summer hope” by Joanne Smith
Parts used: For example: Petals / Stem / Powder / Root
Application: For example: Brushing / Dipping / Rod coating / Cotton swabs
Exposure time: For example: 6 hours / 2 days / 4 weeks
Country, months, season and year: For example: USA, July, summer, 2022
Substrate: For example watercolour paper / cotton cloth / Hannemuhle Platinum Rag 300 gsm / cotton rag.
Rating of emulsion: For example: x (Waste of time) / * (Ok) / ** (Good) / *** (Brilliant, every time)
Amount: For example: A handful for each print / 2 tablespoons / 30 gram
Extracted using: For example: Mortar / Centrifuge / Soaking / Cooking
Thinner: For example: Tap water / Distilled water / Alcohol / Vodka
Layers: For example: 3
Used to create image: For example: Photogram of petals / Positive on OHP paper / Laser printed OHP positive

Challenges or observations: For example:
The purple-blue petals crushed in a mortar and mixed with a little tap water produced a nice golden-toned print in a very short time / Could have been exposed a few more days.

Your Instagram and Facebook “handle” – only if you want to include it:
Any additional information you would like to share:

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Happy Anthtoype Day!

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