Lippmann process

noun Lipp·mann process \ˈlipmən-\

Definition of Lippmann process

  1. :  a method of color photography depending upon the interference of light waves and employing in the camera an extremely fine-grain photographic plate in contact with a mercury reflector

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Origin and Etymology of lippmann process

after Gabriel Lippmann †1921 French physicist

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