HOME: The Statistics

HOME

Here I have collected together some statistics from the film HOME in a sequence which is worthwhile spending some time contemplating.

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Colour Spectrum Photography 1: Russia, in the early 20th Century

Prokudin-Gorskii

Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii (1863-1944) was commissioned to document the Russian empire, and he did so in an ingenious way and managed to get what are effectively colour photographs of his subjects by using a form of spectrum photography.

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The Bombing of Hiroshima

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Today is the 65th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima in Japan at the end of World War II. The first reporter on the scene was the Australian journalist Wilfred Burchett, wrote this moving report which was published one month after the event.

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The Brown Dog Affair

Brown-Dog

This article traces a remarkable piece of activism in the case of anti-vivisectionism in the early 20th century, it is a long piece but will be well worth your time to read, and gets quite exciting at times!

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