Term - Xerography
|Xerography||SWPP and BPPA Photographic Glossary|
Monday 21st April 2014
A photographic process which uses an electrically charged metal plate. On exposure to light the electrical charge is destroyed, leaving a latent image in which shadows are represented by charged areas. A powdered pigment dusted over the plate is attracted to the charged areas, producing a visible image.
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