carbon tissue


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carbon tissue

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1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a sheet of paper coated with pigmented gelatine, used in the carbon process. Also called: carbon paper
2. (Photography) a sheet of paper coated with pigmented gelatine, used in the carbon process. Also called: carbon paper
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Since the image is contact printed onto the carbon tissue, the photographer can't dodge or burn the image or apply other interpretive changes.