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The plate can then be exposed from the back in the camera and then developed and reversal-processed into a positive transparency.

A process similar to autochrome was developed in the 2000s by Frédéric Mocellin, who produces color mosaic transparencies by hand on a polyester medium.

Visual glossary of photographic techniques © ARCP / Mairie de Paris, 2013

Images from the top:
Anonyme, Jeune femme en costume traditionnel sous un arbre en fleurs- Jardin méditerranéen, Plaque autochrome © Cinémathèque Robert Lynen / ARCP / Mairie de Paris / cl. Jean-Philippe Boiteux
Enlarged detail x3 © Reproduction : ARCP / Mairie de Paris / Jean-Philippe Boiteux.
Enlarged detail x 30 © Reproduction : ARCP / Mairie de Paris / Jean-Philippe Boiteux.

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