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    Paris, France.

    MS Cameraman using new gyroscopic camera seated in an Aerospatiale SA-315B Lama helicopter, this is the new special camera used for filming from helicopter. Aerial shots of water skier - very good shots, one obtained by using 140 mm lens. It shows close up and very wide angles. Aerial shot of horseman riding along beach - the same technique is used. Zoom out from close up shot to very wide angle.

    (Dupe Neg)

    Date found in the old record - 06/11/1961.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:59:00 / 01:21:09:00
    UN 3554 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 3554 B
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    Entertainment & Humour Science & Technology
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (3)

  1. jamied says

    The helicopter is an Aerospatiale SA-315B Lama, Reg. No. F-BIFT.

  2. jamied says

    Is the location really Paris??

    It looks to me like that waterskier's out at sea.

    And at 00:58, the horse-rider's going along a beach!

  3. British Pathé says

    We see what you mean. Must have been on the original paperwork for some reason. Any ideas where this is?

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