UK photographers

Solarplate by Terry Huges

Terry Hughes

Terry Hughes is a Scottish born photographer, working primarily in infrared and monochrome photography. From: Glasgow, Scottland. Shows: Solarplates. Terry Hughes prefers to use digital cameras to create digital negatives for use with solarplate and cyanotype processes. Terry Hughes studied photography in the mid-1980s and is known to use his film camera from time to time to remember the feeling … Read more

Ian Phillips McLaren

Ian Phillips McLaren

Ian Phillips McLaren shot fashion and portraits for over 20 years before turning his attention to Pictorialism working in processes such as albumen, cyanotype and gum bichromated. From: Born in Scottland, lives in East Anglia, England. Shows: albumen, cyanotype and gum bichromates. Ian Phillips McLaren, British artist originally from Scotland now living in East Anglia, (just outside London). Ian shot … Read more

Chelin Miller

Chelin Miller

Chelin Miller, a South American artist living in both Latin America and the United Kingdom is inspired by different cultural influences around the world to create her work. From: Bogota, Colombia, South America Shows: Argyrotype, Cyanotypes, Pinholes, Platinum and Palladium, Van Dykes. Chelin is a visual artist specialising in documentary photography and filmmaking, with focus on historical alternative processes. She … Read more

Ingrid Budge Pinhole portrait

Ingrid Budge

Ingrid Budge, from Orkney in Scotland, discovered alternative processes in the 80’s and is now working in lumen, cyanotype, wet-plate, chemigrams, pinholes and more. From: Orkney in Scotland. Shows: Chemigrams, lumen prints and pinholes. Ingrid studied photography at school and college in the 1980’s where an interest in alternative photography began with making gum and salt prints. The main techniques … Read more

Robert Hoare

Robert Hoare

Robert Hoare, a Calotype photographer from the UK likes to experiment with alternative photographic processes such as Calotypes. From: UK. Shows: Calotypes. “Every photographer ought to experiment with a historic process, to bring them closer to that which is the miracle of photography.” This is what Robert Hoare discovered when in August 2005 he celebrated 160 years of the first … Read more

Tim Rudman

Tim Rudman

Tim Rudman is known by many for his work with Lith prints. Apart from substantial work with the process he is also the author of several books. From: UK. Shows: Lithprint. Tim Rudman is a fine art photographer and printer who works in silver gelatine based printing processes and although he loves ‘pure’ black and white printing he has become … Read more

Derrick Busch

Derrick Busch

Derrick Busch experiments with different processes. See his work in Cyanotypes, Gum bichromates and Photopolymer gravures. From: Red Bank New Jersey, USA. Lives: Costa Mesa, California, USA. Shows: Cyanotypes, Gum bichromates, Photopolymer gravures, Polaroid emulsion lifts, Polaroid SX-70s. Derrick Busch comes from Red Bank New Jersey but currently lives in Costa Mesa, California where he works at Fox Racing as … Read more

Dave Symonds

Dave Symonds

Dave Symonds is a retired Lighting Designer. He holds two Associateships and a Fellowship of the Royal Photographic Society. From: Born in Birmingham England in 1948 and now living in Newton Stewart, Scotland. Shows: Bromoil, Mordancage, Oilprints, Photopolymer Gravure, Pinhole and Purell Transfer. Dave took up photography in 1985 with his main interest being in mono printing and colour slide … Read more

Alex Chater

Alex Chater

Alex Chater is a Temperaprint artist and photographer living in Southend on Sea in the UK. From: Southend on Sea in the UK. Shows: Temperaprints. “I like to make beautiful images. I like them to be fun; sometimes I like them for other reasons as well. It’s really what captures my imagination and what I feel about an image and … Read more