Early colour photography

An overview of the ways in which colour photography was invented, developed and used from its early days up until the digital era

By John Wade

Introduction

Tri-colour filters

Kromograms

Hicro camera

Trichrome Carbro process

The Lippmann process

The Jolly process

Autochromes

Dioptichromes

The Paget Colour process

Kodacolor

KDB,  Linsenraster & Filmcolor

Dufaycolor

Kodachrome