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sheet film

[′shēd ‚film]
(graphic arts)
Film that consists of a negative material with its emulsion coated on a base of plastic rather than glass.
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He wound up with a collection of cameras that ranged from an old Brownie to an 8 x 10 sheet film camera.
Photography has come a long way since I was a stand-in photographer for a former weekly newspaper; having to use a micro press sheet film camera without a light meter, having to focus the camera and when it was necessary to use flash, the aperture setting on the camera had to be calculated in my head.
Polaroid produced a 20 x 24" PolaColor sheet film which produced a print, but I am not certain if this 1 format extended to their print+negative film called Type 55.
The important applications of polycarbonate includeautomotive, consumer goods, electrical & electronic, medical, optical media, packaging, sheet film, and others (aerospace, gadgets) The consumer goods application segment is expected to show rapid growth in the future.
"I find special beauty in the dereliction and decay of old buildings," said Paul, who eschews digital photography to shoot in black and white on traditional sheet film, using only a wooden field camera.
Wakefield uses a large format sheet film camera with apparently a limitless depth of field, making the distance as sharply clear as the foreground.
The arrival of iPad mini changed that opinion, according to Pusztai: "The screen is just 0.2" shy of a 5x7" large format sheet film and the device has a pretty manageable size and weight.
I am extruding sheet film using a single-screw extruder with a 36-in.
This gives large-format users, who make high-resolution scans of their sheet film, two exceptionally high-quality alternatives for reproduction, as well as for long-term storage."
By "professional," he's referring to black-and-white film processing and printing by hand, on-site 120 and 220 roll film and 4- by-5-inch sheet film processing, 8-by-10-inch contact sheets, full E-6 processing, slide mounting and duplicating, and enlargements to 30-by-40 inches.