Lippmann process

noun
Lipp·mann process | \ˈlipmən-\

Definition of Lippmann process 

: 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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History and Etymology for Lippmann process

after Gabriel Lippmann †1921 French physicist

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