Photosphere; Underwater photography; Silent films; Williamson Expedition; plants; Fish
Fish, as viewed from the Williamson Photosphere, 1914. In 1913, Charles Williamson had designed and built a “salvage machine” that consisted of a flexible tube hung from the keel of a barge with an observation ball, which was later modified by his sons for photography.
Negatives, glass plate, 5” x 7”
Jonathan Silent Film Collection