Definition of gelatin paper in English:

gelatin paper


  • [mass noun] Paper coated with sensitized gelatin for photographic use.

    • ‘For example, gelatin paper was not as well suited for producing the wide range of tones readily obtained with collodion paper.’
    • ‘With many companies leaving the silver gelatin paper and film business, is it wise to buy up and stockpile these materials in a freezer?’
    • ‘Somewhere around 300 different images have been printed on traditional silver gelatin paper thus far.’
    • ‘I then printed my black and white image on silver gelatin paper, split toned it, and hand painted it with watercolors.’
    • ‘He was more successful in 1879 and gelatin paper began to supplant albumen paper.’


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