Definitions for safelightˈseɪfˌlaɪt

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  1. a darkroom light with a filter that transmits only those rays of the spectrum to which films, printing paper, etc., are not sensitive.

    Category: Photography

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  1. safelight(Noun)

    the lamp in a darkroom


  1. Safelight

    A safelight is a light source suitable for use in a photographic darkroom. It provides illumination only from parts of the visible spectrum to which the photographic material in use is nearly, or completely insensitive.


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