Definition of reversal film in English:

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reversal film

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[mass noun] Photography
Film that gives a positive image directly when processed, used chiefly for making transparencies.
Example sentences
  • This two-step process does take more time than using a direct reversal film such as Kodak SO-132.
  • Photographs were taken on 35-mm ISO 400 reversal film (Fujichrome Provia 400F).
  • Since Gallo, in true art auteur fashion, decides to use reversal film stock to shoot the film, there is only so much they can do.

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