Definition of carbon process in English:

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carbon process


A method of making photographic prints that uses a pigment, especially carbon, contained in a sensitized tissue of gelatin.
Example sentences
  • However, Pyrocat is a much more energetic developer if diluted 1: 2: 100 and I use this dilution for all of my development of 7x17 and 12x20 film which are intended for printing with the carbon process.
  • What developed - after 20 years and several million dollars - was a modern, high-resolution version of the classic carbon process that produces a high-quality color photo that will not fade.

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Syllabification: car·bon proc·ess

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