Definition of safelight in English:

safelight

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noun

  • A light with a coloured filter that can be used in a darkroom without affecting photosensitive film or paper.
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    • Electron Microscopy Sciences carries a full line of safelights and filters, as does CameraStore.Com.
    • Bathed in the red glow of the darkroom safelight, Ian McDonald was staring hard at a ruined photograph.
    • Extra care should be taken with safelights.

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