The Book of Alternative Photographic Processes

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Author : Christopher James


736 Pages  Paperback 

3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2009, 2002

©2016, Published


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Written by internationally acclaimed artist and photographer Christopher James, THE BOOK OF ALTERNATIVE PHOTOGRAPHIC PROCESSES: 3rd Edition is the definitive text for students and professionals studying alternative photographic processes and the art of hand-made photographic image making. This innov... more


Providing an extraordinary and abundant visual resource, striking illustrations offer examples of rarely seen historical images and contemporary work from such professional artists as Sally Mann, Michael Kenna, Chuck Close, Anselm Keifer, Luis Gonzalez Palma, David Hockney, the author himself, and m... more

New to this Edition

Completely revised and updated, the exciting new Third Edition has been significantly expanded and lavishly illustrated and now features over 700 images.

New chapters offer thorough coverage of such alternative processes as the Athenatype, Bayard's Direct Positive Process, the Whey Process, Pélegry... more