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FAMILY PORTRAITS

Family Portraits (1934)

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

AERIAL SURVEY

Aerial Survey (1966)

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

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,...

PHOTO FINISH

Photo Finish (1948)

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

DEMOLITION

Demolition (1971)

Techniques involved in the demolition of industrial areas

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...

NEW WIRELESS MAST aka NEWS WIRELESS MAST

New Wireless Mast AKA News Wireless Mast (1922)

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

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,...

AERO STILLS

Aero Stills (1961)

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

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 585 - AERIAL SURVEY and LEEDS VICTORIAN MUSEUM

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 585 - Aerial Survey And Leeds Victorian Museum (1966)

Out takes (...

SPEEDING UP NATURE

Speeding Up Nature (1935)

Great time lapse footage of the Bottle Brush Tree growing and Water Lilies...

ANOTHER PHOTOGRAPHIC MARVEL

Another Photographic Marvel (1933)

Slow motion footage taken by the ultra high speed high speed...

MICRO MARVELS

Micro Marvels (1933)

Micro-photography of minute plants and animals.

AIR MAPPING

Air Mapping (1935)

Maps are produced in Italy using aerial photographs and the pentagraph system.

PIGEONS issue title - IT'S IN THE AIR

Pigeons Issue Title - It's In The Air (1939)

Pigeons at Fort Dunlop are used to deliver microfilms...

AERIAL PHOTOS

Aerial Photos (1948)

Sheila Finn, an aerial photographer, at work in small plane flying over Kent.

MICROGEOGRAPHER

Microgeographer (1953)

Professor Tolanksy - Microgeographer at work in laboratory. Surrey.

SOLUTION TO PARIS TRAFFIC PROBLEM

Solution To Paris Traffic Problem (1956)

Trick photography helps solve Paris' traffic problems.

PHOTOGRAPHIC FILM STUDIES BY SPECIAL EFFECTS CAMERA

Photographic Film Studies By Special Effects Camera (1965)

Special effects camera used to shoot...

German Youth Hiking in Norwegian Mountains

German Youth Hiking In Norwegian Mountains (1920-1929)

Footage of people climbing up snow covered...

THE SEA IN FURY

The Sea In Fury (1925)

A U.S. battleship takes the brunt of a summer storm which causes its deck to be...

NEW HELICOPTER aka MOBILE HELICOPTER and HELIPORT

New Helicopter AKA Mobile Helicopter And Heliport (1956)

New transportation system for a...

HIGH SPEED PHOTOGRAPHY

High Speed Photography (1965)

Amazing slow motion shots of a cat falling, eggs breaking and matches...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 570 - MOORLAND SHEPHERDESS, ADVENTURE PLAYGROUND, HIGH...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 570 - Moorland Shepherdess, Adventure Playground, High... (1965)

Out...

TIME LAPSE PHOTOGRAPHY

Time Lapse Photography (1965)

High speed pictures of storm clouds and plants growing, also shows the...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 574 - reel 2 of 2 - AMPHIBIOUS WATER SCOOTER, TIME...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 574 - Reel 2 Of 2 - Amphibious Water Scooter, Time... (1965)

Out...

FOUR LEGGERS

Four Leggers (1932)

Lots of dogs seen at a dog show at Crystal Palace, London.

JUST BABY

Just Baby (1932)

Cute baby is the is used to demonstrate the innovation of trick photography.

EYES FROM THE SKIES!

Eyes From The Skies! (1940)

New recruits to the photographic section of the Fleet Air Arm receive...

PICTURES BY AIR!

Pictures By Air! (1929)

1920s prototype of the modern day fax machine is demonstrated - man "faxes" his...

TORPEDOPLANE

Torpedoplane (1925)

A new seaplane launches a 1500 pound naval torpedo in tests at Brough near Hull.

THE UP TO DATE STEEPLE JACK aka THE UP-TO-DATE STEEPLEJACK

The Up To Date Steeple Jack AKA The Up-To-Date Steeplejack (1925)

Steeplejacks use a traction...

HUMAN POLAR BEARS

Human Polar Bears (1926)

Barmy young Americans break the ice in a frozen lake to go swimming.

HUSH HUSH CAR

Hush Hush Car (1926)

Slow motion shots of Major Segrave's super fast racing car driving on a beach.

FROM A DROP OF WATER!

From A Drop Of Water! (1935)

Creatures that live in a single drop of water are recreated in glass.

MARVELS OF THE MICROSCOPE

Marvels Of The Microscope (1934)

A close look at a fly and then we a fly's eye view.

FLOOR CAMERA

Floor Camera (1937)

A demonstration of a new camera which takes pictures from the floor.

PETS CORNER

Pets Corner (1938)

Children playing with baby animals in a zoo.

MONO TYPE PORTRAITS MONOTYPE PORTRAITS issue title is DOTS AND SPOTS

Mono Type Portraits Monotype Portraits Issue Title Is Dots And Spots (1939)

Mr Batley...

MING'S RETURN

Ming's Return (1942)

Ming the giant panda returns to London zoo after a holiday.

MICRO FILM NEWSPAPERS

Micro Film Newspapers (1951)

Old newspapers are transferred to Microfilm at the British museum,...

PILLS - A NECESSITY IN 20th CENTURY LIFE

Pills - A Necessity In 20th Century Life (1960)

People take pills, incl Miss Caley who takes a pill...

GERMAN CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP

German Chess Championship (1965)

Chess championship in Germany.

PHOTOGRAPHIC SECTION FRENCH

Photographic Section French (1914-1918)

Photographic surveillance in the First World War.

FEEDING BABIES A CORRECT DIET

Feeding Babies A Correct Diet (1947)

Animation emphasising the importance of a well-balanced diet for...

DAVE AND DUSTY PHOTOGRAPHER

Dave And Dusty Photographer (1947)

Duplicate of story of same name found in NP 121 with incomplete...

COLOUR IN NATURE ICELAND

Colour In Nature Iceland (1962)

A tour around the colourful hot springs and pools in Iceland including...