Transmissive object

What is Transmissive object?

Transmissive object meaning in Digital terms is An object that is intended to be, or is generally, viewed or used in a manner that allows light to pass through from one side of the object to the other. The viewing or use of the object is by way of the transmitted light. Examples of transmissive objects inlcude photographic slides and negatives.


reference: Federal Agencies Digital Guidelines Initiative – Glossary