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Pre-photographic

Photomechanical

Photographic

Carbon
Silver Gelatin DOP
Chromogenic
Dye Imbibition
Instant
Silver Dye Bleach
Albumen
Salted Paper
Gelatin POP
Collodion POP
Matte Collodion
Cyanotype
Platinum
Tintype
Chromogenic Slide Film
Carbro
Ambrotype
Screen Plate
Gelatin Dry Plate
Direct Carbon (Fresson)
Gum Dichromate

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Notes on this view:

This albumen print has been enameled, or glazed, with collodion giving it a high gloss surface and wet-like appearance. According to the instructions in the September 1904 Practical Photographer, enameling a print with collodion required coating a sheet of glass with collodion and soaking it together with the print in a solution of gelatin and water. The print was then placed face down into contact with the collodion and squeegeed together to removed air bubbles. When dry, the print easily came loose from the glass with the collodion adhered to the surface.