UV Lamp for alternative photography

Use our UV Exposure lamp to achieve consistent results when exposing your cyanotypes or any other alternative printing process prints.


  • Approx. 15 minutes exposure time for cyanotypes depending on the process and media used.
  • Ideal for A4 or smaller prints
  • Cool operation
  • Comes complete with UV bulb (10,000 working hours)
  • Fitted with a UK plug


Availability: In stock

Additional information

This UV Lamp also works with other alternative photography processes, exposure times are estimated below, a step test should always be used to establish exact exposure times:

  • Gum printing 4 minutes
  • Argyrotypes 5 minutes
  • Van Dyke (VanDyck) printing 5 minutes
  • Platinum /Palladium 7 minutes
  • Carbon printing 8 minutes
  • Kallitype printing 8 minutes
  • Salt printing 10 minutes
  • Cyanotype printing 15 minutes

Received lamp on Tuesday and have already tried it out – just wanted to say thank-you for your help and such prompt service – delighted with the results so far.

Want to do larger than A4? You can expose an A3 size print with two of our UV lamps see here.

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