Thursday, September 18, 2014

Nice Share Image photos

Check out these share image images:


(animated stereo) The Auto Race, 1915
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Image by Thiophene_Guy
To animate either scroll down to the first comment, below; or view original size (look above in the "actions" menu).

The Library of Congress website offers a multitude of historical images, many with no known restrictions on use. This image is derived from the 1915 Keystone stereograph titled The Start! Baby Vanderbilt Cup Race, Athletic Field, Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco, Calif.. Newsreel footage of the race can be found at the Vanderbilt Cup Races website. Additionally, several documentary photos of the event can be found at the San Francisco public library.

Copyright Advisory
The purpose here is not to duplicate the original image, from the Library of Congress website, but to generate a downloadable animated gif to assist viewing and presentation. The original image has no known restrictions on use. Library of Congress web address for this image: www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2005677771 .

Technical details
The digital image was rotated until level (arbitrary) and the borders were cropped. Subsequent image rotation, resizing, alignment, and animated gif generation done with StereoPhotoMaker, a freeware program by Masuji Suto & David Sykes.


(animated stereo) Beach scene, Atlantic City, NJ. 1906
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Image by Thiophene_Guy
To see the animated version scroll down to the first comment or view original size (click all sizes).

The Library of Congress website offers a multitude of historical images, many with no know restrictions on use. The 1906 E W. Kelley stereograph, sold by the Universal View Co., is titled Resting in the sunshine on Atlantic City's Beach, N.J..

Copyright
The purpose here is not to duplicate the original image, from the Library of Congress website, but to generate a downloadable animated gif to assist viewing and presentation. The original image has no known restrictions on use. Library of Congress web address for this image: www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2005676069/ . With the exception of sound recordings, all copyrightable material published before 1923 in the United States is now in the public domain due to expiration of the copyright. The derivative works presented here are placed under creative commons license.

Technical details
The digital image was rotated until level (arbitrary) and the borders were cropped. Subsequent image resizing, rotation, alignment, and animated gif generation done with StereoPhotoMaker, a freeware program by Masuji Suto & David Sykes.