Since its conception, cyanotypes have been used in a myriad of ways. However, the process is perhaps most often utilized to capture elements of the botanical world, such as plants and flowers; echoing the style of Anna Atkins' seminal book “Photographs of British Algae” which is considered to be the first book of photographs ever made.

Some prints follow this style while others are non representational. Without a direct association of meaning, they become free and evoke light, movement, biology, microcosms...
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