Some cool Digital Camera images:
Scene in a front line trench
Image by National Library of Scotland
This shows a section of trench about one metre deep, but built up with sandbags to about two metres height on the front side. Three soldiers in the foreground have turned to look at the camera. They have bayonets fixed on their rifles. One man has a small box respirator, of the type issued late in 1916, hung around his neck.
Two of these soldiers have moustaches but it is remarkable that even in the conditions on the Front, soldiers were clean-shaven. The photograph was .
[Original reads: ‘OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH TAKEN ON THE WESTERN FRONT. Scene in a front line trench.’]
Atlas Negative Collection Image
Image by San Diego Air & Space Museum Archives
PictionID:43054182 – Catalog:14_003676 – Title:Special Camera Details: Special Camera Sinar View; 40 Inch Lens Moon Shot 10/15/1959 – Filename:14_003676.TIF – – – – – Image from the Convair/General Dynamics Astronautics Atlas Negative Collection—Please Tag these images so that the information can be permanently stored with the digital file.—Repository: San Diego Air and Space Museum