Archive for September, 2012

Black and White Movies

By L ( Elizabeth ) Lawes, on 25 September 2012

NosferatuBlack and White Movies is a website devoted to public domain classic films with expired copyright. Some are available for download and new films are added all the time. Genre sections on Western, Action, Comedy, Horror, etc.

London Sound Survey

By L ( Elizabeth ) Lawes, on 25 September 2012

London Sound SurveyThe London Sound Survey is collection of Creative Commons-licensed sound recordings of places, events and wildlife in the capital. Historical references too are gathered to find out how London’s sounds have changed. Collections include urban wildlife, London’s canals and waterways, recordings made in and around London in the 1930s and 40s, and much more.

The Commons on Flikr

By L ( Elizabeth ) Lawes, on 25 September 2012

Tyne & Wear Archives

Flikr: the Commons is a collection of image archives donated by cultural institutions from around the world, free to use under the Creative Commons licence. Institutions who have donated collections include The New York Public Library, National Galleries of Scotland, Getty Research Institute and many more.

Jackson Pollock: Lights, Camera, Paint! (1951)

By L ( Elizabeth ) Lawes, on 22 September 2012

Jackson Pollock 51Jackson Pollock 51, Hans Namuth’s tenĀ minuteĀ film of the artist painting on glass, can be streamed at Open Culture.