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Anthotypes will make you look at plants in a whole new light. It will show you how to make photographs from the juice of flowers, fruits and plants, using a totally environmentally friendly photographic process. Anthotype is a very delicate photographic process and an environmentally friendly way of making prints using nothing other than the photosensitive material of plants found in the garden, the flower market or in the wild. All you need to add is water, sunshine, inspiration and patience - a lot of patience! The process is very basic and simple. Utilizing nature's own coloring pigments from flower petals, berries, plants, vegetables or even spices, images are produced using the action of light. The natural pigment is used to create a photographic image. What could be better? Your impact on the natural environment is virtually non-existent, and you can carry out your art with a clear conscience. Anthotyping is the ultimate environmentally friendly photo process.

However, images required several days in the sunlight , sometimes longer depending on the light intensity and type of juice used, to produce an image and would fade when exposed to any sunlight after the removal of ... Jan 30, 2016 - The principals of making Anthotypes are straightforward but, as with most things, there's a little bit of devil in the detail. What follows is a brief introduction to the process, omitting some of the finer points that will be covered in future posts.

Then Malin gives you a detailed description of what you'll need to make your own anthotypes. The bulk of the book is a catalog of sample anthotypes along with what plant or substance was used, and the guest artist's rating of the final image.