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Frank Hurley

a photographer"s life

by Alasdair McGregor

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Published by Viking in Camberwell, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.,
    • Photographers -- Australia -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-446) and index.

      StatementAlasdair McGregor.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTR140.H8 M33 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination460 p. :
      Number of Pages460
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3460477M
      ISBN 100670888958
      LC Control Number2005412399

      The photographer Frank Hurley () is a legendary figure in Australian cultural history, This book is an account of Hurley's 'showmanship', that is, his professional sense of performance and display, and accompanied an exhibition of his work in   The Nightwatchman’s Story. Frank Hurley/Courtesy the Ralls Collection. After another half a year or so of camping on ice floes and bleak, uninhabited Elephant Island, Shackleton realized the.

      Frank Hurley: | | | |Frank Hurley| | | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive. A young Australian photographer Frank Hurley accompanied Shackleton on the Trans-Antarctic Expedition to record events in motion and still pictures. Little was it realised when setting off exactly what an epic tale would be recorded and that amongst the film would be some of the Endurance itself being crushed and sunk by sea-ice.

      Frank Hurley – photographer, filmmaker, writer and adventurer – was a remarkable Australian, perhaps most famous for his photographs of Antarctica, and of his countrymen in two world wars. From the early s until his death in , Hurley chronicled many of the major events of the twentieth century, and Australia’s achievements both.   Main image: Frank Hurley composite Composite: Frank Hurley Great Australian photographs: Frank Hurley's The Raid – an audio essay Sun 28 May EDT Last modified on Thu 22 Jun EDT.


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Frank Hurley has 21 books on Goodreads with ratings. Frank Hurley’s most popular book is Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage. Frank Hurley was once a household name in Australia.

Now most famous for his photographs of the Shackleton Endurance and Mawson Antarctic expeditions, he was also a visual chronicler of many of the major events of the 20th century and of a rapidly disappearing non-Western world.

He was an official photographer in two world wars, a pioneering Cited by: 4. Frank Hurley was born in Australia in He ran away from home at age thirteen. Hurley worked in an ironworks and at the Telegraph Department before becoming a photographer.

Inhe joined Douglas Mawson's Australasian Antarctic expedition, which he documented with stills and a film entitled Home of the Blizzard/5(52). John Thompson, Australian Book Review Frank Hurley was once a household name in Australia. Now most famous for his photographs of Frank Hurley book Shackleton Endurance and Mawson Antarctic expeditions, he was also a visual chronicler of many of the major events of the twentieth century and of a rapidly disappearing non-Western world.

He was an official /5(2). Frank Hurley was an extraordinary Australian, possibly most famous for his Antarctic photographs captured alongside expeditioners Sir Douglas Mawson and Sir Ernest Shackleton. From the early twentieth century until his death in Hurley created a stunning visual archive that chronicled the major events of the twentieth century, and Australia.

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James Francis (Frank) Hurley (), adventurer, photographer and film maker, was born on 15 October at Glebe, Sydney, second son of Edward Harrison Hurley, Lancashire-born printer and trade union official, and his wife Margaret Agnes, née Bouffier, of French descent. Frank Hurley.

James Francis Hurley () was born in the Sydney suburb of Glebe. He began working as a professional photographer in InDouglas Mawson selected Hurley as official photographer responsible for still and movie photography for his first Antarctic expedition, AAE and later for the BANZARE expedition.

A great companion to my almighty polar nerd-out of ' This is a "coffee table" style photography book that features the images taken by Frank Hurley on Shackleton's ill-fated but ultimately triumphant expedition. If you want to read more about Shackleton, may I suggest Endurance, the other Endurance or /5(35).

- Born in Ashford, Sydney, Frank Hurley came to Lithgow as a boy to work at the Hoskins Ironworks. Whilst there he bought his first camera and became an enthusiastic photographer. He accompanied the Mawson Antarctic expedition inAnd his many pictures of the Western Front during the First World War are some of the most iconic images of that conflict pins.

Frank Hurley under the bow of the Endurance. there are chapters in this book of high adventure, strenuous days, lonely nights, unique experiences, and, above all, records of unflinching determination, supreme loyalty, and generous self-sacrifice on the part of his men which, even in these days that have witnessed the sacrifices of nations.

Frank Hurley and Ernest Shackleton. Shackleton’s Story (in Brief) Before we move on to Hurley, I want to make sure that everyone is familiar with Sir Ernest Shackleton’s story.

Frank Hurley is best known today as a photographer and film maker. His major documentary films include ‘The Home of the Blizzard’, ‘In the Grip of the Polar Pack Ice’, ‘Sir Ross Smith’s Flight’ and ‘Pearls and Savages’, while his photographs of Douglas Mawson’s Australasian Antarctic Expedition, Ernest Shackleton’s Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition and the two World.

Frank Hurley,Lord Mouser-Hunt, Alexander, Caroline Published by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC () ISBN ISBN   The book also contains a biography of Frank Hurley by Gael Newton, Senior Curator of Photography at the National Gallery of Australia, an account of the Endurance expedition by Shane Murphy and a critical appraisal of Hurley's place in the history of photography by Michael Gray, Director of the Fox Talbot Museum of s: Frank Hurley is best known for his stunning Antarctic photographs.

Here, Helen Ennis discusses some of his most famous images and the conditions in which they were taken. Uniquely, Hurley's own words are sprinkled throughout as facsimiles from his diaries written during both the Mawson and Shackleton expeditions. For Hurley, image-making and exploration went hand in hand and he sought out.

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