three-color photography

variants: or three-color process

Definition of three-color photography

: any of various processes of color photography wherein three primary colors (as blue-violet, green, and red in the additive process or magenta, yellow, and blue-green in the subtractive process) are used to produce the color of the subject photographed

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“Three-color photography.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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