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From  Ravinder Panesar on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Archives Chat: Lorraine McLoughlin on Collecting COVID-19 Initiative

As part of the International Archives Week 2020, Elise Ramsay (Project Archivist, Climate Change) gives Lorraine McLoughlin (Archivist, Appraisal and Collections Review) a call to hear more about an…

From  Elise Ramsay on June 10th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Archives Chat: Louise Gardiner

As part of the campaign for International Archives Week, hosted by the International Council on Archives, this video is the second in a series of chats with users and stakeholders involved with the…

From  Elise Ramsay on June 8th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Archives Chat: Robert Stephens

As part of the campaign for International Archives Week, hosted by the International Council on Archives, this video is the first in a series of chats with users and stakeholders involved with the…

From  Elise Ramsay on June 8th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Getting Started with Special Collections

Special Collections (archives, manuscripts and rare books) can be a rich source of material for your dissertation but can sometimes feel daunting to use. This Dissertation Week session will show you…

From  Angela Nicholson on March 30th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

ALT C - Colouring Book Inspired by the University of Edinburgh Collections

'Colouring Book Inspired by the University of Edinburgh Collections' This poster and GASTA talk highlights a series of playful OER-focused workshops that encourage students to creatively…

From  Stewart Cromar on February 26th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 1  

6075 N.2-N.5 Test Run 60 seconds

Time lapse film, with running clock, showing an experiment on the growth of a sample of cells/ bacteria. Created as part of the work by the Research Film Unit of the Institute of Animal Genetics,…

From  Rachel Hosker on May 11th, 2017 1 likes 29 plays 0  

6073 No.19 Neg: Pigment

Film showing the activity of cells. Created as part of the work by the Research Film Unit of the Institute of Animal Genetics, University of Edinburgh by Eric Lucey.…

From  Rachel Hosker on May 11th, 2017 0 likes 53 plays 0  

6111(2) Waddington Colour Video Analyser

Experimental film using interference to create patterns and colour within film. Shot in colour. The subject is Professor Waddington of the Institute of Animal Genetics. Created as part of the work by…

From  Rachel Hosker on May 11th, 2017 0 likes 54 plays 0  

6085 Kaleidoscope 2

Experiment with Kaleidoscope filming techniques. In colour. Created as part of the work by the Research Film Unit of the Institute of Animal Genetics, University of Edinburgh by Eric Lucey.…

From  Rachel Hosker on May 11th, 2017 0 likes 43 plays 0  

6131 Time Lapse of Sky, Flowers, Princes Street and Lothian Road

Time lapse film of sky over a rural environment followed by one of flowers unfurling and closing (possibly cherry blossom). This is then followed by a few seconds of activity on the corner of…

From  Rachel Hosker on May 10th, 2017 0 likes 151 plays 0  

6128 West End/ Princes Street Time Lapse

Time lapse film of the West End of Edinburgh near Princes Street in colour. It shows Princes Street from the start of Lothian Road in the West End to Calton Hill, with the movement of traffic, police…

From  Rachel Hosker on May 10th, 2017 0 likes 104 plays 0  

6086 Walnut Smash

Slow motion film, shot in the negative of a walnut being smashed by a hammer. This film was created by film in research pioneer Eric Lucey as part of his work with the Research Film Unit of the…

From  Rachel Hosker on May 10th, 2017 1 likes 142 plays 0  

6080 Monocyclist 2

Film created by Eric Lucey showing a unicyclist in the negative. This was created through Eric Lucey's work with the Research Film Unit of the Institute of Animal Genetics, University of…

From  Rachel Hosker on May 10th, 2017 0 likes 49 plays 0  

Edinburgh College of Art Revel 1960

This film of students and staff creating the set designs and dressing Edinburgh College of Art for the 1960 Revel Fancy Dress Party. It includes footage of the party on the night showing fancy dress…

From  Rachel Hosker on May 10th, 2017 0 likes 177 plays 0  

Garden Dance: Dunfermline College of Physical Education. c.1950s

Dance set in unidentified garden grounds, possibly in Dunfermline. Dance style thought to be influenced by the techniques of Margaret Morris. http://archives.collections.ed.ac.uk/

From  Rachel Hosker on April 6th, 2017 0 likes 89 plays 0