brushcoating, rod coating, dip coating

Coating paper by floating, rod or brush

The three most common ways of coating emulsion onto paper are floating the paper, using a coating rod, or brushing it on. An extract from the book Alternative Photography Processes.

brush coating

Coating your paper using brushes

This is a how to, what with, what on and how much to use article and though it’s aimed at Cyanotype printers it can be used, with patience with other processes needing coating.

paper basics

Paper basics

While a variety of surfaces can be coated various emulsions, paper is the most widely used for most processes and the most preferred.