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Visions of the Deep: the underwater world of Al Giddings
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- Al Giddings; Images Unlimited Inc.
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1 videocassette (60 min.): VHS, col., sd.
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A documentary both about the process of underwater photography and cinematography and the amazing types of aquatic life that have been captured by Al Gidding's, his cameras and his team. The film elaborates on the process and challenges that arise with capturing images underwater while showing us beautiful imagery. Included are segments on diving under the North Pole, swimming with and feeding sharks, deep diving and diving in tropical climates.
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Donated to the Ryerson University Library by Dr. Joe McInnis.
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Viewing access within Ryerson University Library or by permission.
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Produced by Al Giddings, Ocean Images.
Tony Salmon, Melanie Wallace, producers ; John Mansfield, executive producer; Photography, Ray Henman and Hiro Nirito ; underwater photography, Al Giddings ; researcher, Chris Powell; Narrator, Michael Landon.
Produced for Nova, a television series