sepia tone

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English preferred label sepia tone Published
English notation p Published
English definition Sepia tone which is a conversion of a black-and-white image in silver to sepia (a brownish grey to dark olive brown) by metallic compounds. Published
English scope note Sepia was the most common tone used, and was used in black-and-white prints of films for special sequences to enhance the dramatic or pictorial effect. Published