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Map Making is Intricate Detailed Job

Shows the aerial surveys and photographic processes used in making maps.
Series : Australian Diary | Episode : 80 | Year : 1955 | Total Duration : 3 Minutes | Producer : Jack S Allan
Plane taking off from runway on map making aerial survey, pilot with mask, aerials of suburbs, CU of controls, on board taking photos for maps, processing photos, negatives rolled onto drying rack, negative mounted in printing box, developing solution, rotary glazing machine, assembly of photographs into mosaic layout, transferring of photograph to a line drawing, plotting machine, CU drawing machine on drawing board, operator cleaning lens, glass negative, etc. (1955)
Access No. 43370 | 3 mins 52 secs | 1950s | Sydney, NSW, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |