Photographic conservators work with photographic media, including photographic and digital prints, film and negatives. Paper conservators are trained to work with photographic material as both can feature cellulose as a base ingredient. However the range of different types of photographs printed on plastic, glass and metal mean the photographic conservator is highly specialised in
Our Photon Special Interest Group are members who work with photographic media, including photographic and digital prints, film and negatives. Members' interests include the history of photography, photographic preservation, conservation treatment, the display of photographic materials and conservation research. Photon does not currently have a SIG Convenor.