Glossary search

camera microfilm

Relationships
Broader Term: 

n. ~ The first generation of film used to photograph documents and subsequently used to produce copies.

Notes: 

Camera microfilm is typically used to produce a second generation copy used as a 'printing dupe' or 'printing master', which is used to make additional, third-generation copies. Archival microfilm is made with a silver halide emulsion on a polyester base.