This is the first episode of our new series of interviews. Our guest Ralf Jacobs talks about merging the field of physics and technology in optics and cyanotype printmaking.
STOP ANIMATION CYANOTYPE
After working on several commissions in the music and fashion industry, Ed Carr talks about what it is like to make a video entirely out of cyanotype frames, hand printing and developing hundreds of images.
Our second guest Almudena Romero talks about sustainability in Alternative Processes, her “cultivated images” and the 19th century research on environmental friendly photography.
PRINTING WITH FIREFLIES
Scott McMahon and Ahmed Salvador carefully collected and placed fireflies inside boxes and jars containing leaves, grass, twigs, flowers soil and light-sensitive material (usually color transparency film).