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11:36 Jul 9, 2008
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Law: Contract(s)
Spanish term or phrase: reforzado (photographic technique)
Actually Catalan, but the terminology seems very similar so I'd like a wider audience :.)
It's a photographic technique and we're talking about the early days here, not later than 1920s.
"La gran varietat de formats de plaques sobre suports de vidre, nitrat o actetat, amb marques propies de càmeres i xassis diferents, amb processats diversos, (forçats, **reforços**, retocs…), indiquen una multitut de mans de diversos professionals.
Developer replenishing? Or simply enhancement? Ideas?
Gary Smith
Spain
Local time: 13:55
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Summary of answers provided
5 +2reinforcementMario Ramirez
4 +1re-enfocados
Steven Huddleston


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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
re-enfocados


Explanation:
I think

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Note added at 9 mins (2008-07-09 11:46:20 GMT)
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Creo que es foco, no fuerza.

Steven Huddleston
Mexico
Local time: 06:55
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 8
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agree  Egmont
5 hrs
  -> ¡Gracias, AVRVM!
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8 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +2
reinforcement


Explanation:
...of the plates. When there were no films to take photographs with, cameras used "plates" o "placa (en español) coated with the photographic emulsion htat sometimes had to be reinforced (in thickness) with some compound just to stay in the plate. This is my first catalan to english, hope it works fine for you.

Mario Ramirez
Uruguay
Local time: 08:55
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish

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agree  Nelida Kreer: Literal y correcto. De acuerdo.
1 hr
  -> Gracias NIki

agree  Robert Mota
7 hrs
  -> Gracias robert
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