Preservation of photographs

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Published by Eastman Kodak Company in Rochester, New York, USA .

Written in English

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First edition (Kodak Publication No. F-30)

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Number of Pages60
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Open LibraryOL25432837M
ISBN 100879852127
LC Control Number79-54197

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[Rochester, N.Y.]: Eastman Kodak Co., (OCoLC) Document Type. Put the photos in a clean plastic storage container with bowls of baking soda and then put the top on the container.

This process will take at least a year. A question that usually comes up with this. Students will be introduced to the history of photography and learn to identify the various photographic processes, from the daguerreotype to the digital print, as well as their deterioration characteristics.

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Getting Started Saving Photographs Find a Stable Place for Storage Store paper items in a clean storage area where you can keep the temperature and relative humidity (RH) moderate and stable. 68 degrees Farenheit or less and between %. Lower temperature is best for color photos.

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This section contains expert yet practical advice on preserving a variety of materials: photographs, negatives, and film; paper and parchment; books and scrapbooks, digital and electronic media; and audio and video tapes and motion pictures.

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What's the best way to make digital images of old photos and documents. In my work as Editor of The Subchaser Archives, I deal with thousands of old photos and documents. Sometimes I want a super. The term “photographically illustrated book” denotes books in which photographs are used to illustrate text but do not constitute the primary content.

An album, on the other hand, is generally used to describe a book. For storing photos, look for paper enclosures that are acid-free and lignin-free or plastic enclosures made of archival quality polyethylene and polypropylene or preservation grade polyester (Mylar).

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