The Visnews Library

Charters, Kate
August 1987
Image Technology;Aug1987, Vol. 69 Issue 8, p367
Trade Publication
The article provides information about the Vines Library which holds 50 million feet of material, stored on a mixture of photographic film format. It was founded in 1957 which owns the following collections which includes Gaumont Graphic Silent, Gaumont British News and Universal News. Much of these material was filmed on 35mm nitrate base stock and was converted to video tape no. 2 format after Visnews moved from its premises to its new building where no nitrate facilities were available.


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