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PH014_51-15
Photo NumberPH014_51-15
Descriptive TitleCity Gate Beijing
NotesHand tinted image. An elevated view of Beijing's city gate with a high fortified brick wall. The focus of the image is a large, elevated traditional Chinese architectural building with multiple windows and dual curved roofs. The building is surrounded by a low stone fence, and an open courtyard with a walkway leading to an arched entrance, and stairway. Pedestrians fill the dirt street surrounding the building, either walking, or riding on rickshaws. Multiple buildings are visible in the background. In the foreground is a roof with five chimneys. Also visible in the image are horses, a constructions site, and utility poles.
SubjectCourtyards
PlaceBeijing, China
Genreoutdoor candid portrait
Date of Photoca. 1910's
RightsThis image is in the public domain. Acknowledgement of the University of Oregon Libraries as a source is requested.
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) Size81,166 bytes
Image Width875
Image Height564
Color Space24 bit -- RGB -- sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Capture Date2004-7-13
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 - 0 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 -- 48 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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