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Old 05-19-2016, 03:57 AM   #90
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Originally Posted by Freericks View Post
Most slide films were a positive film, meaning that the film itself is the slide. The slide was processed and then cut into frames and the frames were mounted. In an analog world this is why original slides were so much more desired. There is quality loss in every duplication, be it slide or print.
See, I never knew that. I guess I always thought slides were mini photos that were created from negatives and intended to be viewed with slide projectors. I may have held a slide or two in my hand at some point in my life, but I guess I never really looked at them to see that they were actually negatives.
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