TAG: Photographic Alternative Process


The World is Flat, Until It’s Not: Definitions in Photography


In order to communicate effectively, words need to mean something.  Definitions must be made.  Labels must be had.  Humans are really great organizers.  We put things into categories and groups to easier understand and make sense of massive amounts of data. The problem?  We tend to get stuck or stay with what we know or…


Photography Beyond Technique: Windows


From yellow to blue all of the green dies.1 Everything extraneous has been removed from these photographs. They have been stripped to their essence and may now be encountered directly. They exist in themselves and are their only referent. They are not invisible. They contain no people, landscapes, still lives, reflections, or patterns. There is…


B&H Real Exposures – An Interview with Jill Enfield


In this episode of  B&H Photo’s Real Exposures video podcast, David Brommer interviews photographer and Focal Press author Jill Enfield. Jill Enfield, one of the most experienced and respected hand-coloring artists in the United States, is a fine art, editorial, and commercial photographer. She has taught hand-coloring and non-silver techniques at Parsons The New School…


Jill Enfield’s Guide to Photographic Alternative Processes – Lumen Prints


Lumen prints are made by taking sheets of unexposed black-and-white photo paper and placing objects or negatives on top as if you were going to make a photogram, but instead of using an enlarger you take the paper out into the sun. The results will vary due to exposure times, density of photogram or negative,…

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