Portrait of Jill Enfield by Joe McNally

Jill Enfield On Alternative Photography and Her Passion for Teaching

Writer / Jon Wollenhaupt Photography / Jill Enfield and Joe McNally Jon Wollenhaupt interviews the alternative photographic processes veteran Jill Enfield and talks about her new book Jill Enfield’s Guide to Photographic Alternative Processes: Popular Historical and Contemporary Techniques. Alternative photography pioneer Jill Enfield comes from a long line of photographers dating back to 1875—the date when her ancestors opened … Read more

Jill Enfield

Jill Enfield

Jill Enfield has been working with and lecturing about infrared film and hand-painting since the 80’s. From: New York, USA. Shows: Cyanotypes, Kallitypes, Liquid emulsion, Platinum & palladium, Vandykes. In the last few years Jill has been using liquid emulsion to put images on tiles. 1990 Jill began teaching an alternative process class at Parsons School of Design and fell … Read more

Jill Enfield’s Guide to Photographic Alternative Processes: Popular Historical and Contemporary Techniques

Ceramics and photography – a beginning

Many alternative photographic processes can be used to print on ceramics and clay. In this excerpt from “Jill Enfield’s Guide to Photographic Alternative Processes”, Jill shows us how to print Pyrofoto, Laser Transfers, Gum bichromates, Cyanotypes, Silkscreen PhotoEZ and Phototransfer onto different surfaces.