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Sabattier effect

[sah-buh-tyey, sab-uh-] /ˌsɑ bəˈtyeɪ, ˌsæb ə-/
noun, Photography
1.
the alteration of the image tones of a photographic print by briefly reexposing the negative after it has been partially developed.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; Sabattier, erroneous for Armand Sabatier (1834-1910), French physician and scientist, who developed the effect
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