All images from WCD 2023

World Cyanotype Day 2023 – all the links you need

World Cyanotype Day 2023 is now over. 290 cyanotypes were entered in our online gallery – and really made the day. There is just so much inspiring work! We would love to get your feedback on the event, please comment below! Make a cup of coffee, sit back and enjoy the show. These are the links where you can find inspiration. See this year’s Gallery here: 💙   https://www.alternativephotography.com/gallery/gallery-by-process/world-cyanotype-day-2023-gallery/ See … Read more

World Cyanotype Day 2023 info

World cyanotype day – opens for entries on the 30th of September

It’s here again, and it’s now open for entries, find physical locations here or read below how to enter in our gallery at AlternativePhotography.com. See you there? We have started taking entries and will post them in our gallery until the deadline 30th of September 2023 (midnight your time zone Cyanotype Day). Do make our lives a little easier by following ALL of the steps, please. 🙂 We are supporting … Read more

All images from WCD 2023

World cyanotype day – last Saturday in September

Once a year the cyanotype gets special attention. Since 2015 the cyanotype is celebrated on the last Saturday in September in the yearly event World cyanotype Day (WCD for short). The next time is the 28th of September 2024. Subscribe to the Cyanotype Newsletter, and you will be notified. Beginner or seasoned cyanotyper, don’t hesitate to take part! How to take part in World Cyanotype Day 2024 – theme to … Read more

World Cyanotype Day 2021 is now CLOSED for entries!

It’s here again, and it’s now open for entries, find physical locations here or read below how to enter in our gallery at AlternativePhotography.com. See you there? We have started taking entries, and will post them in our gallery until the deadline (midnight your time zone Cyanotype Day). Do make our lives a little easier by following ALL of these steps, please. 🙂 Create a cyanotype on this year’s theme … Read more

World Cyanotype Day 2021 - Rejuvenation

World Cyanotype Day 2021, 25th September – can it possibly get BIGGER?

The 25th of September 2021 is World Cyanotype Day. Last year there were 265 artists taking part here from 50 different countries. Can this year possibly get BIGGER? Well, start by preparing, you have plenty of time to really think of the theme and make something NEW, and the theme this year is “Rejuvenation”.  Enter your work in the gallery at AlternativePhotography.com: AlternativePhotography.com/gallery/gallery-by-process/world-cyanotype-day-2021-gallery-rejuvenation/ There are many more ways to take … Read more

World Cyanotype Day 2020 the movie

World Cyanotype Day – 265 artists in WCD 2020!

WOW!!! WCD 2020 consisted of 265 artists from 50 countries sending in their work. We NEVER expected so many entries! WCD 2020 has been a truly worldwide event. The youngest person is 5 and the oldest (we know of) approaching 80. We’ve been adding work for a week now, Day and night, and you can see all the wonderful work here: 👉 The WCD 2020 Gallery: https://www.alternativephotography.com/gallery/gallery-by-process/world-cyanotype-day-2020/ If you completely … Read more

World Cyanotype Day 2020

World Cyanotype Day, 26th september – Let’s make it the BIGGEST EVER!

The 26th September 2020 is World Cyanotype Day and here are the artists and photographers that have entered a cyanotype on this year’s theme “Interconnected”. Enter your work in the gallery: www.alternativephotography.com/gallery/gallery-by-process/world-cyanotype-day-2020/ Take part in World Cyanotype Day 2020 To enable everyone who is isolated we offer a digital gallery here, don’t hesitate to enter! Read more about physical locations here. Do make our lives a little easier by following … Read more

World Cyanotype Day – on the last Saturday of September

World Cyanotype started in 2015, and was created by the artists of shootapalooza. The official celebration day is always the last Saturday of September. There are several events taking place over the world, here are a few – if you know of more let us know. Contribute with your own work, or if you don’t practice it yourself, you can enjoy the other artists’ work. Here are some links to … Read more

Starfish and wallaby by Victoria Cooper cyanotype

World Cyanotype Day in Australia – collaboration across continents

Photography / Victoria Cooper and Doug Spowart World Cyanotype Day really IS happening all over the world. Australian Cyanotypists Victoria Cooper and Doug Spowart in Melbourne collaborates with A Smith Gallery in USA. Tell us a little about who you are and what you do! We are both artists and teachers of photography. We have completed a higher academic study in photography, artists books and photobooks. Our practice is concerned … Read more

The worlds largets cyantoype

World Cyanotype Day – how it all started

Photography / db Dennis Waltrip, Melanie Walker, Kimberly Chiaris and Paula Riff World Cyanotype Day is a yearly event that takes place the last Saturday in September. It came about as a group effort ’round a kitchen table. Here we talk to db Dennis Waltrip, the contact person for the website and the Facebook Group. She does stress that World Cyanotype Day is a group effort and Judy Sherrod – … Read more