"The first edition was a stunning achievement, and one I felt that was not likely to be superceded. Five short years later Christopher James has created a very new work and a new standard. The Book of Alternative Photographic Processes: 2nd Edition is, by far, the best alternative photographic process book ever!" - Richard Sullivan, Founder and Co-Owner, Bostick & Sullivan
"As bit strings take over our photographic being - if not our lives - we need, more than ever, this playful and inspiring manual. James cheerfully and effectively instructs us, whether we are novice or adept, in the alchemical arts of transmuting our expressive photographic images, both digital and analogue, into hand-crafted prints which will forever bear our individual marks." - Dr. Mike Ware, Author of over 50 publications on alternative process, history, process and preservation.
"If I could only have one photography book this would be it." - Tim Whelan Photographic Books
About the Author
The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University Bio: Christopher James is an internationally known artist and photographer whose paintings and alternative process images have been exhibited in galleries and museums nationally and abroad. His work has been published and shown extensively, including exhibitions in The Museum of Modern Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The George Eastman House, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. After 13 years at Harvard University, he is now university professor and director of the MFA in photography program at The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University. He is also a painter, graphic designer, and a professional scuba diver. He received his BFA from Massachusetts College of Art and his MAT from Rhode Island School of Design. His web site is www.christopherjames-studio.com.