Developing out paper

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Gelatin silver developing out print


One of two major classes of photographic papers; the other is Printing out paper. Developing out paper is often used to produce contact print or enlargments. The light-sensitive paper forms a negative image it is exposed briefly to light.


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Synonyms and Related Terms

developing-out paper; develop out paper; DOP; development paper; papier à image latente (Fr.)

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Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • James M. Reilly, Albumen & Salted Paper Book: The history and practice of photographic printing, 1840-1895, Light Impressions Corp., Rochester, NY, 1980
  • E.J.LaBarre, Dictionary and Encyclopedia of Paper and Paper-making, Swets & Zeitlinger, Amsterdam, 1969

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