Term - Ortho
|Ortho||SWPP Photographic Glossary|
Wednesday 22nd September 2021
Short for Orthochromatic – a high contrast film that's sensitive to all colour other than red and deep orange. As a result these can be handled under red safelight conditions and are designed primarily for reproducing halftone images or artistic black and white shots that have few mid tones.
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