The Book of Alternative Photographic Processes
---- James brings the art of hand-coated and alternative photography to a new level‚€¶The Book of Alternative Photographic Processes will become the new standard text for alternative hand-coated photography. -- quoted from Dick Sullivan, Founder and Co-Owner, Bostick & Sullivan.***Photographic artists and students will welcome this full-color, comprehensive technical resource that explores every aspect of alternative photography. Written in a highly accessible style, each of the book‚€™s chapters introduces the history of a technique, presents an overview of the relevant alternative or non-silver photographic process, reviews its chemistry, and provides practical guidance in how to make it work. Traditional and digital contact negative production are featured- plus an array of processes including cyanotype, Van Dyke, Kallitype, gum bichromate, platinum/palladium, Ziatype, Ambrotype, and hand-applied emulsions.***---- The Book of Alternative Photographic Processes is both landmark and guide. It‚€™s where we‚€™ve been, where we are now, and where we‚€™re going. Photography‚€™s classic methods and materials are explained, explored, extended, and reinvented, while marching well into the age of inkjet and digital. -- quoted from Judy Seigel, Founder and Editor, The World Journal of Post Factory Photography.
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The Book of Alternative Photographic Processes, Second EditionUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This book's first edition received critical acclaim and became a standard in the field. James, an internationally recognized artist with paintings and photographs in America's leading museums, expands ... Read full review