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FAMILY PORTRAITS

Family Portraits (1934)

Nice footage of animals in a zoo, Rome, Italy.

A PHOTO NOVELTY FOR EVE

A Photo Novelty For Eve (1931)

Craft idea for women - making photograph frames.

ANOTHER GAZETTE SCOOP

Another Gazette Scoop (1926)

According to title, these are first underwater motion pictures ever taken...

10 TONS OF DYNAMITE

10 Tons Of Dynamite (1923)

Impressive shots as 10 tons of dynamite are used to blow up 700 feet of...

NATURE'S MIRACLES

Nature's Miracles (1935)

Time-lapse photography of plants growing and a magnified view of a leaf.

PHOTOGRAPHER'S HALF BOAT

Photographer's Half Boat (1937)

A sea front photographer uses half a rowing boat for the back ground of...

SKETCHING MADE EASY

Sketching Made Easy (1940)

A demonstration of sketching made easy, involving a photograph and some...

STUDIO WEDDING

Studio Wedding (1945)

Little film showing how the wedding photographs are made - and some flaws...

THE POCKET BOXERS

The Pocket Boxers

Early trick film - Miniature boxers fight on a Pub table.

CONFERENCE

Conference (1914-1918)

Photographer takes pictures of men coming out of conference building.

AERIAL SURVEY

Aerial Survey (1966)

This item shows the process of turning aerial photographs into maps for motorway...

THE SURVEYOR

The Surveyor (1933)

A surveyor takes photos from an aeroplane, then joins them together for a aerial...

MAGIC CRYSTALS

Magic Crystals (1936)

Crystals make beautiful patterns during photographic experiments at Prague...

INVISIBLE GLASS

Invisible Glass (1939)

Footage of successful experiments in making glass more transparent.

MAPPING IT OUT!

Mapping It Out! (1940)

French army map makers at work, showing every stage in production of maps.

CUTS / OUT TAKES for THE WORLD'S LARGEST PARACHUTE in G 1324

Cuts / Out Takes For The World's Largest Parachute In G 1324 (1926)

Cuts (out takes, rushes) for...

A.A.A. CHAMPIONSHIPS

A.A.A. Championships (1927)

Athletics at Stamford Bridge

WORLD'S SKI-ING RECORD

World's Ski-Ing Record (1928)

Ski-jump competitors fly through the air in slow motion in this excellent...

GREAT LITTLE LADS

Great Little Lads (1928)

Boys from Artane school perform exercise and gymnastic display. Ireland.

THE LAST OF 150 YEAR OLD BRIDGE

The Last Of 150 Year Old Bridge (1928)

The last part of a 150 year old bridge is demolished because...

YOU CAN'T START TO SOON TO LEARN !

You Can't Start To Soon To Learn ! (1929)

Children's ski-ing championships in Switzerland.

NEW WIRELESS MAST aka NEWS WIRELESS MAST

New Wireless Mast AKA News Wireless Mast (1922)

Cameraman goes to great lengths to get good shots...

A TICKLISH JOB - DONCASTER

A Ticklish Job - Doncaster (1924)

The demolition of an industrial chimney - good slow motion shots.

DIVING DISPLAY

Diving Display (1924)

Spectacular acrobatic high diving from the World Champion, Mr. Eve.

PHOTO FINISH OF HORSE RACE

Photo Finish Of Horse Race (1922)

Camera installed in judge's box at horse race course to record close...

STEPPING INTO SPACE

Stepping Into Space (1925)

Footage of airmen jumping off the wings of aeroplanes with their parachutes,...

DYNAMITING A MOUNTAIN

Dynamiting A Mountain (1925)

A mountain is blown up with dynamite causing fragments of limestone to fly...

CHILDREN SPORTS CHAMPIONS

Children Sports Champions (1926)

Childrens' inter-county athletics competition

STOCKS issue title CALLING ALL TARS

Stocks Issue Title Calling All Tars (1937)

Young woman hiker tries out the village stocks in Monkton,...

FASHIONS

Fashions (1945)

Item showing the tricks of the trade of the fashion photographer.

PHOTO-TELEGRAPHY

Photo-Telegraphy (1948)

Item showing how photographs are sent around the world via photo-telegraphy...

MINIATURE CAMERA

Miniature Camera (1951)

Amazing miniature camera that is only three quarters of an inch in height,...

SELF PORTRAIT

Self Portrait (1952)

Footage of special photo booths in London.

LATHER CREAM

Lather Cream (1954)

Behind the scenes at photo shoot for shaving cream advertisement.

PHOTO FINISH

Photo Finish (1948)

Trainee learns how to operate photo finish camera used at race courses.

THE FATAL SNEEZE

The Fatal Sneeze

Early comedy film - A childish prank with sneezing powder leads to unforeseen...

THE FANTASTIC DIVER

The Fantastic Diver

Early trick filming - a man dives fully clothed in to a river and returns in...

THE MAGIC SAC

The Magic Sac

Early French comedy and trick photography film - a man uses a magic sack.

MYSTERIOUS WRESTLERS

Mysterious Wrestlers

Trick Comedy film - Mysterious Wrestlers.

MYSTERIOUS COAT AND HAT

Mysterious Coat And Hat

Early trick film about a man taking off his hat and coat.

ILL REWARDED CONJURER

Ill Rewarded Conjurer

Early comedy film using photographic tricks. A magician uses his skills to...

ELEANOR ROOSEVELT VISITS HOSPITAL IN THE PACIFIC

Eleanor Roosevelt Visits Hospital In The Pacific (1940-1949)

Mrs Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of US...

THOREZ HIDEOUT DISCOVERED

Thorez Hideout Discovered (1953)

Photographers guard hideout of Communist party leader Maurice Thorez.

NEW FRENCH LINER

New French Liner "France" Nears Completion (1961)

New French liner 'France' nears completion.

DEMOLITION

Demolition (1971)

Techniques involved in the demolition of industrial areas

BRITISH OFFICERS POSE FOR PHOTOGRAPHS

British Officers Pose For Photographs (1914-1918)

British Army officers in casual mode, posing for...

THE VANISHING LADY

The Vanishing Lady (1897)

Early trick film from Robert W. Paul - A statue comes to life and the sculptor...

AERO STILLS

Aero Stills (1961)

A camera attached to a small barrage balloon takes aerial photographs above a...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 249 - TRAPEZE WEDDING

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 249 - Trapeze Wedding (1959)

Two trapeze artists get hitched - cuts for...

AMATEUR FILM NIGHT aka AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHERS

Amateur Film Night AKA Amateur Photographers (1963)

A camera company puts on a show with dancing...