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Listed under:  Arts  >  Media arts  >  Photography  >  Camera shots  >  Aerial photography
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Aerial view of Melbourne, facing north from Southgate, 1967

This is a colour image from the original negative depicting an aerial view of Melbourne, looking north up Swanston Street from Southgate. The Yarra River runs across the image with Flinders Street Railway Station on the left and various office buildings, shops and landmarks also visible. The negative is 103 mm wide x 100 mm high.

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Aerial view of Melbourne, facing south-west towards Port Phillip Bay from East Melbourne, 1967

This is a colour image from the original negative depicting an aerial view of Melbourne, looking south-west from the Fitzroy/East Melbourne area towards the bay. Visible landmarks include the Yarra River, Flinders Street railyards, St Patrick's Cathedral, Fitzroy Gardens and St Vincent's Hospital, along with various office ...

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Ross Smith's flight from London to Australia, 1919: Approaching Sydney

This black-and-white silent clip shows footage of the approach towards Sydney of the Australian aviators Ross and Keith Smith and their crew in 1919, having successfully completed a flight from London to Australia, and the welcome they received on landing. The clip opens with two crew members looking at the scene ahead ...

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Last Plane Out of Berlin, 1999: Kesselring and Goering

This clip shows, by means of a dramatised scene, archival footage, stills and a voice-over narration, the espionage activities of Australian aviator Sidney Cotton in Germany prior to the outbreak of the Second World War. In the re-enactment Cotton flies over the Rhine with senior Luftwaffe officer Albert Kesselring while ...

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SAS troops in South Vietnam, 1970 - asset 1

This is an excerpt taken from an untitled item in a black-and-white newsreel with soundtrack, produced by Fox Movietone (Australia) and released in 1970. The footage shows soldiers on a reconnaissance mission, crouching in low grasslands while firing from their rifles. The voice-over identifies them as Australian Special ...

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SAS troops in South Vietnam, 1970 - asset 2

This is an excerpt taken from an untitled item in a 1970 black-and-white newsreel with soundtrack, produced by Fox Movietone (Australia). The voice-over identifies the Australian soldiers shown in the first shots as Special Air Service (SAS) troops in action in Vietnam in the Vietnam War. The footage shows a helicopter ...

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Bert Ive, c1930s - part 2 of 2

This is a black-and-white photograph of a pilot seated in the cockpit of a Tiger Moth aeroplane, with pioneer Australian cinematographer Bert Ive standing behind him. Ive is holding a Debrie 35-mm camera, which is strapped to the gun-turret of the plane. He is wearing a leather outfit, facemask and goggles for flying in ...

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Aerial cinematographer, 2004

This is a colour photograph of a cinematographer about to film aerial shots from an aeroplane for the documentary film 'Remembering Rain' in 2004. The cinematographer holds a Sony HDV camera, a high-definition video camera, which is attached to a special mount to give the camera stability. He is wearing headphones so that ...

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'Your house and mine', 1954 - asset 4

This is a clip from a 22-minute colour documentary made in Melbourne, Victoria in 1954 titled 'Your House and Mine'. Taken from a twin propeller plane, it includes the sound-effect of a plane accompanied by a voice-over describing the 'urban sprawl' of Melbourne. The footage begins over railway yards and passes above docks ...

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'Your house and mine', 1954 - asset 5

This is a clip from a 22-minute colour documentary made in Melbourne, Victoria in 1954 titled 'Your House and Mine'. The footage begins with aerial shots of residential blocks, the Yarra River, the Exhibition Building and Carlton Gardens. A voice-over gives information about Melbourne's population density and area, and ...

Teacher resource

SpatialGenie symmetry - teacher resource

This teacher resource describes how students can explore and learn about symmetry through the use of learning objects L7803 'Finding symmetry: one line: city' and L7802 'Finding symmetry: two lines: city'. Students then apply their understanding and fluency by utilising the maps in the spatial visualisation tool, SpatialGenie ...

Teacher resource

GeogSpace: years 7-8 - inquiry and skills

This is a web page consisting of an overview and two illustrations of practice on the GeogSpace website, a resource for teachers. The illustrations relate to the Geographical inquiry and Skills and the Geographical Knowledge and Understanding strands of the Australian Curriculum: Geography. In Illustration 1, year 7 students ...

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InsideArt: photography

This is an album of eight videos which focus on photography. Michel Lawrence interviews eight photographers with a wide range of visual styles, spheres of interest and experience. They reflect on their personal approaches to capturing images - including choice of subject matter, location, lighting and composition, materials ...