Richard A. Gregory: Notebook Entry for October 5, 1936

Gregory documents the subject, distance, speed, and aperture employed during filming, as well as the specifications of the lamps used to provide artificial light. Some pages also contain calculations concerning speed in relation to feet of film used.

Gregory documents the subject, distance, speed, and aperture employed during filming, as well as the specifications of the lamps used to provide artificial light. Some pages also contain calculations concerning speed in relation to feet of film used.

From Richard A. Gregory, "Rough Notes" [MSBZ004-02-01-112]

Brushing
Removing paint
Removing plaster
Cramping

(1.30 minutes = 39 feet, normal speed)

[Drawings and calculations]

Film Photography

October 5th 36

[Drawings and calculations]

Film Photography
Oct. 5th 36

Subject = Testing Soffit Arch
Distance = 6 feet
light = 3 lamps at 500 candle power, at distance of 4 1/2 feet
Diaphragme f2.8
Speed 16.
fade out of Testing

fade in

(Head must be shown)

must keep the head and hands and the subject in movement

Subject = Removing plaster at mosaic edge, and conserving with plaster
Distance = 6 feet
light = 3 lamps at 500 candles power at distance of 4 1/2 feet
Diaphragme = f 2.8.
Speed 16
fade out

fade in of
Subject = Vinyling of mosaic edge
Distance = 4 1/2 feet
light = 3 lamps of 500 candle power at distance of 4 1/2 feet
Diaphragme = f 2.8
Speed = 16
fade out

fade in of
Subject = actual conserving of mosaic edge with plaster
Distance = 4 feet
light = 3 lamps of 500 candle power at distance of 4 feet
Diaphragme = f.2.8.
Speed. 16
fade out

fade in of
Subject. Removing of plaster from Fossati section (drilling)
Distance = 5 feet
light = 3 lamps at 500 candle power at 4 1/2 powers
Diaphragme = f 2.8
Speed = 16
fade out

fade in of
Subject = Removing of plater of Fossati
Distance = 5 feet
light = 3 lamps at 500 candle power at 4 feet
Diaphragme = f2.8
Speed = 16
fade out

40
10
20

45 feet
drilling 10
filling cramp 5
filling with plaster

fade in =
Subject =
Drilling of holes for cramps
Distance = 5 feet
light: 3 lamps at 500 candle power at 4 1/2 feet
Diaphragme = f2.8.
Speed = 16
fade out

fade in
Subject = placing of cramps in position
Distance = 5 feet
light = 3 lamps at 500 candle power at 4 1/2 feet
Diaphragme = f2.8.
Speed = 16
fade out

fade in -
Subject = fitting of cramp with plaster
Distance = 5 feet
light = 3 lamps at 500 candle power at distance of 4 1/2 feet
Diaphragme = f 2.8
Speed 16

CUT

 

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