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National Film Unit crew with Lynn Carrington

Views of Lynn Carrington being directed by Mr Chilton from the National Film Unit crew. They were filming in Phillipstown.

Date 1971-11-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Group standing beside the wheel of a vintage car

Two men and two women standing beside the wheel of a vintage car surrounded by trees.

Date 1936 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Vinicombe family collection

Photography at Armagh Street corner

A woman holding a camera while standing on the north west corner of Colombo Street and Armagh Street. To the south of her is 779 Colombo Street.

Date 2014-09-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection People and streets, 2012 - 2015

Dr Barker with his camera

Copy of an image from 1864 with a frame marked on, of Dr Alfred Charles Barker, Christchurch photographer and surgeon posing with his camera. The image was used in an article in 1973 to mark 100 years...

Date 1973-03-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Amateur film-maker Kenneth Clark

Kenneth Clark, amateur film-maker from Papanui, with his camera and plasticine models. The models were used to create his short film "Imaginary Zoo" which won the New Zealand section of the BBC...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Trick photography

"Trick photography 1908. Owen McKee fakes a photo using Greg McKee as his model." - Contributor's note.

Date 1908
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Holding item for photograph

A woman taking a photograph of an item at the Lichfield Street end of the container mall in Re:Start Mall. To the east of her is Chase Commercial at 27 Lichfield Street.

Date 2014-12-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection People and streets, 2012 - 2015

Photography lessons

Local photographer Hugh Perry (right) setting up a subject to be photographed as part of a lesson in Hagley Park during the 31st national convention of the Photographic Society of New Zealand.

Date 1982-05-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Photographers cross the Avon

A photographic company moving its equipment across the Avon River as they move offices from Cambridge Terrace to Oxford Terrace near the Bridge of Remembrance.

Date 1970-12-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

David Adams and camera collection

David Adams, South Island coordinator for the Photographic Collectors Association of New Zealand, with his collection of historic cameras. He is holding a Graflex Tele from the 1920s.

Date 1992-01-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1992 - 1995 Christchurch Star photographs

Chinon 507S XL camera

A man operating a Chinon 507S XL direct sound camera.

Date 1977-12-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Christchurch Star photographs

William McKaskell with biplane and plate camera

William McKaskell, a photographer from Sydenham Christchurch, with a plate camera and Spartan biplane in Westland which he used to take photographs of Mount Cook.

Date unspecified month and day in 1932
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1900 - 1939 Christchurch Star photographs

Inter-secondary schools photographic competition winners

Winners of the Ilford Shield inter-secondary schools photographic competition. Pictured are, from left, Lyndon Hadden, Sonja Bawden, Sarah Fountain, Lyn Hornblow, and Stephan Roberts.

Date 1990-09-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Brian Grindrod's printing business

Brian Grindrod with his picture printing business in a city arcade. Picture: Mr Grindrod, wearing a T-shirt of himself, adjusts a video image of a pet from a photograph sent in by a customer.

Date 1983-02-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Home economics at Heaton School

The Christchurch Teachers College television unit filming a home economics class at Heaton Intermediate School.

Date 1974-08-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star photographs