photog the exposure of the same positive photographic emulsion to two or more negatives, resulting in the superimposition of multiple images after development
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How to use double printing in a sentence
For double printing, when deep red is printed on first, the goods must be steamed one hour before the second printing takes place.
To be more explicit, there are two ways of producing spirit photographs, by double printing and by double exposure.Hours with the Ghosts or, Nineteenth Century Witchcraft | Henry Ridgely Evans
If, therefore, the operator has the heart and means to do this double printing, he should never neglect to do it.The Art and Practice of Silver Printing | H. P. Robinson
That, to an experienced photographer, shows the double printing.One Day's Courtship | Robert Barr
Double exposure, double printing, and the stop motion are the most common methods of obtaining 212 these marvellous results.The Boy's Book of New Inventions | Harry E. Maule