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PH014_12-20
Photo NumberPH014_12-20
Descriptive TitleParade Float
NotesHand tinted image. The parade of the colorful floats in Gion Festival in Kyoto on July 17. An elaborately decorated parade float in the shape of a ship and known as a hoko travels down a crowded street in downtown Kyoto. The float is supported on large wooden wheels. Flags with animals on their surface hang from the back of the float. A large, wooden phoenix is situated on the front of the float. A group of musicians ride on the float seated underneath a decorative roof.Men and musicians on the float are dressed in traditional cotton summer kimonos. Along the street beneath are spectators, some of whom are holding parasols, and some of them are wearing hats. Also visible in the image are blocks of wood under the float, wooden buildings, electrical poles, electrical lines, ropes, and roofing tiles.
SubjectFestivals
Parades & processions
Floats (Parades)
Corporate NamesGion Festival
PlaceKyoto, Japan
Genreoutdoor candid portrait
RightsCopyright resides with the creator(s) of the items or their assigns. Permission may be required.
RepositoryUniversity of Oregon Libraries - Special Collections and University Archives
Collection TitleWarner (Gertrude Bass) Lantern Slides
Collection IdentifierPH014
Collection Guidehttp://nwda-db.wsulibs.wsu.edu/findaid/ark:/80444/xv81365
Source Dimensions4 X 3.25 inches
Source formatlantern slide
Source Conditiongood
Image (File) Size458,179 bytes
Color Space24 bit -- RGB -- sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Capture Date2004-04-15
Capture MethodScanned in transmissive mode with Silverfast AI 6.0 on UMAX PowerLook III flatbed scanner (Scanner B). Levels adjusted from 0 - 1.00 - 255 to 0 - 1.00 - 245 prior to capture.
Resolution125 DPI
Processing HistoryScanned image enters Photoshop with negative polarity and has a reversed orientation. Archived Tiff is saved. Adobe Photoshop used to reorient and crop image, invert image to positive polarity, set and neutralize shadow and highlight point, adjust midtone contrast, and desaturate color information. Second production tiff saved, retaining adjustments layers. Photoshop used to convert color profile from Adobe 1998, to sRGB, set resolution to 125 dpi and resize the largest pixel dimension of the image to 875. Display jpeg saved after resizing.
Additional Digital Formats Held by UOArchived tiff -- PHxxx_####.tif -- 43 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- xxxx X xxxx pixels -- 600 dpi -- xx,xxx,xxx bytes //

Production tiff -- PHxxx_####xx.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- xxxx X xxxx pixels -- 600 dpi -- xx,xxx,xxx bytes //


PublisherUniversity of Oregon Libraries
Digital CollectionUniversity of Oregon. Libraries. Historical Photographs.
Contributing InstitutionContributing Institution
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