The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Know your camera : an orange filter created dramatic quality

This photograph of a parked DC-3 twin-engined airliner demonstrates the effect of an orange filter used with the camera lens. A ground crew man stands on a ladder near the left engine. He tots a hose from a fuel truck. Another man sits on the wing between the engine and the fuselage.


12.4 x 15.3 cm

Tribune Company

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (August 20, 1939), p. 9

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