Glossary of photographic terms

Albumen print
Ambrotype
Autochrome
Bromesco
Bromide print
C-type colour print
Cabinet print
Calotype
Carbon print
Carte-de-visite
Chlorobromide print
Cibachrome print
Collotype
Contact Print
Cyanotype
Daguerreotype
Digital imaging
Diptych
Dye-transfer print
Embellishment
Glass magic lantern/ slide
Glass positive
Hand-coloured
Hologram
Kodalith
LCD screen
Monochrome
Negative
Photo collage
Photogalvanograph
Photogravure
Photomontage
Platinotype
Platinum print, Palladium print
Polaroid
Salt paper process
Silver print or gelatin silver print
Solarized print process
Stereograph
Vintage Print


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Madame Sze
by Walter Stoneman, for James Russell & Sons
circa 1916
NPG Ax39100