contact print


contact print
   A print made by exposing photographic paper while it is held tightly against the negative. Images in the print will be the same size as those in the negative.

Forensic science glossary. . 2012.

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  • contact print — n. a photographic print made with the negative pressed against a photosensitive surface …   English World dictionary

  • Contact print — For the photolithography technique, see contact lithography. An example of a contact print from small format film strips intended for image review. A contact print is a photographic image produced from film; sometimes from a film negative, and… …   Wikipedia

  • contact print — kontaktinis atspaudas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Kopija, padaryta iš negatyvo arba diapozityvo jautriai medžiagai tiesiogiai kontaktuojant su šviesa. atitikmenys: angl. contact print pranc. tirage contact …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • contact print — con′tact print n. pht a photographic print made by placing a negative directly in contact with sensitized paper, with their emulsion surfaces facing, and exposing them to light Compare projection print …   From formal English to slang

  • contact print — Photog. a photographic print made by placing a negative directly in contact with sensitized paper, with their emulsion surfaces facing, and exposing them to light. Cf. projection print. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • contact print — noun a print made by exposing a photosensitive surface to direct contact with a photographic negative • Hypernyms: ↑print …   Useful english dictionary

  • contact print — A print made from a negative or a diapositive in direct contact with sensitized material …   Military dictionary

  • contact print — noun Date: 1890 a photographic print made with the negative in contact with the sensitized paper, plate, or film …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • contact-print — conˈtact print transitive verb • • • Main Entry: ↑contact …   Useful english dictionary

  • contact print — /ˈkɒntækt prɪnt/ (say kontakt print) noun a photographic print made by placing a negative upon sensitised paper, and exposing to light …   Australian English dictionary


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