Definition of carbon process in English:

Share this entry

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.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.