Book offers 'a general review of the standard processes for the production of slides', with chapters on reduction; producing slides on commercial plates (including developing and fixing colour); toning slides on commercial plates; clouds in lantern slides; retouching slides; preparation of gelatine chloro-bromide emulsion; gelatino-chloride plates; collodio-bromide plates; wet-collodion; exposure of wet plates; carbon process for lantern slides; the albumen process. Illustrated with photographs and diagrams.

Item number 20928
Category Book
Type Magic Lantern
Dimensions length 179mm; breadth 123mm; thickness 12mm
Language English
Country of origin UK
Related people G.T. Harris (author)

Part of the Bill Douglas and Peter Jewell Collection