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Title
Flying camera angle
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1957
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated May 9, 1957 reads, "Checking for different camera angle, Valley Times cameraman Dave Siddon is lifted by hoist with Bob Gilbreath at controls of helicopter. 'Copter provided ideal flying tripod for Siddon. Working with pilot, he was able to obtain exactly correct camera angle with ship hovering stationary over Valley. Picture was taken by Bob Watson, chief mechanic for Southwest Helicopters. Hoist has rescue operation as primary use."; See images #00138589 through #00138594 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00138590
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d046_f29_i12
CARL0005687447
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/68243
Subject
Siddon, Dave
Valley Times (Firm)--Employees
Photojournalists--United States
Newspaper employees--California--San Fernando Valley
Helicopters--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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