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Radio tagged posts
A few nice radio station images I found:
Image from page 91 of “Amateur radio : how and why of wireless with complete instructions on operation of receiving outfits” (1922)
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Title: Amateur radio : how and why of wireless with complete instructions on operation of receiving outfits
Year: 1922 (1920s)
Authors: Grainger, Maurice J
Subjects: Radio Amateur radio stations
Publisher: New York : James A. McCann
Contributing Library: University of Connecticut Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: LYRASIS Members and Sloan Foundation
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Modern Amateur Antenna Installation. WTrefaxz
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Overhead View of Same. AMATEUR RADIO 71 tion of radio signals, especially music orspeech. There are numerous types of aerials whichmay be used for receiving purposes. Thebest types for the amateur will be eitherthe straight-away inverted L type or thestraight-away T type. These aerials re-ceive their name from the method of connec-tion of the lead in wire. In the invertedL type the lead-in is connected from theend of the aerial while in the T type thelead-in wire is taken from the center of aerial.The inverted L type is generally employedand is the better for receiving. The aerial may consist of any number ofwires. While a one-wire^ aerial will give ex-cellent results in receiving, an aerial consistingof two or four wires has greater capacity andis to be preferred. If it is desired to receivefrom short wave-length stations, we wouldsuggest that aerial be not more than 100 feetin length. Another important feature in connectionwith the antenna is the lightning ground con-nection. All an
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Snake on the lake
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I went to check out the official anniversary party and unveiling of the new studio digs for Madison’s own student radio station, WSUM 91.7FM – and boy do they have a nice new space. Read more about it here.
I miss having a radio show. I may have to rectify that situation this summer….More
Some cool live radio images:
Seven Second Delay – Live @ The UCB Theater – 3/23/11
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Chef Mike Colameco on Seven Second Delay – 3/23/11 – UCB Theater
Seven Second Delay – Live @ The UCB Theater – 7/13/11
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Seven Second Delay – 7/13/11 – UCB Theater
Seven Second Delay – Live @ The UCB Theater 8/8/12
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Baratunde Thurston on Seven Second Delay – 8/8/12 – UCB Theater 7sd-1554
A few nice live radio images I found:
Seven Second Delay – Live @ The UCB Theater – 7/27/11
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David Wain on Seven Second Delay – 7/27/11 – UCB Theater
Check out these radio station images:
Fogos em Montreal / Fireworks at Montreal
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Festival Internacional de Fogos de Montreal
L’International des Feux Loto-Québec, also known as the Montreal Fireworks Festival, is a major international fireworks competition. (It was formerly known as Le Mondial SAQ, and l’International Benson & Hedges.) It has been held yearly in La Ronde over the Dolphins lake, since 1985, and is named after its main sponsor, Loto-Québec. The display is hailed as the best and largest fireworks festival in the world. It hosts an estimated 3 million each year, with approximately 6,000 fireworks set off during each show.
Each summer, eight or nine pyrotechnical companies from different countries present a 30-minute long pyromusical show, competing for the Gold, Silver and Bronze Jupiters or trophies.
For the 20th anniversary in 2004, eight of the previous top competitors (all of whom had won the Gold Jupiter) were invited to fight for the unique Platinum Jupiter in June and July 2004, which was won in the end by the German company WECO.
The competition takes the form of a series of biweekly fireworks shows usually beginning in late June and ending in late July. The fireworks are synchronized to music which is also broadcast over a provincial radio station (RockDétente in 2005, Rythme FM 2006-onwards). Spectators can purchase tickets to have reserved seats in La Ronde: they can buy them on site, on-line or through the Admission group to obtain an exceptional view of the lower altitude display and the whole perspective. However, tens of thousands to hundreds of thousands of people watch the fireworks for free from nearby locations.
NYC – Brooklyn: Brooklyn Navy Yard – Building 11
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The Brooklyn Navy Yard, also known as the New York Naval Shipyard (NYNSY), is located in Wallabout Basin, a semicircular bend of the East River. The waterfront site was used to build merchant vessels following the American Revolution. Federal authorities purchased the old docks and 40 acres of land in 1801, and it became an active US Navy shipyard in 1906. By the American Civil War, the yard had expanded to employ about 6000 men. In 1890, the ill-fated Maine was launched from the Yard’s ways.
On the eve of World War II, the yard contained more than five miles of paved streets, four drydocks, two steel shipways, and six pontoons and cylindrical floats for salvage work, barracks for marines, a power plant, a large radio station, and a railroad spur, as well as the expected foundries, machine shops, and warehouses. In 1937 the battleship North Carolina was laid down. The battleship Iowa was completed in 1942 followed by the USS Missouri (BB-63) and then in 1952, Antietam. At its peak, during World War II, the yard employed 70,000 people, 24 hours a day.
The Navy decommissioned the yard in 1966 and sold it to the City of New York. A few decades later, it became an area of private manufacturing and commercial activity. It now has over 200 tenants with more than 3,500 employees, and is managed and operated by the Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation for the City of New York
Open House New York weekend, America’s largest architect and design event, opens doors throughout New York City each October. The 8th Annual openhousenewyork Weekend will be held October 9 & 10, 2010. openhousenewyork (OHNY) is a non-profit cultural organization founded in 2001 in New York City, to promote awareness and appreciation of New York’s architecture, design and cultural heritage through year-round, educational programs. Through direct experiences and dialogue with architects, designers, planners, and scholars, OHNY opens doors for the public to discover cutting-edge new work, restoration of city landmarks, construction of infrastructure and engineering works and neighborhood planning efforts.
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From the website for "No Numbers" – "Three women tell their stories of recovery from disordered eating and in so doing rediscover values that move beyond inches, weight and other measures."
in support of EDEN’s 2009 "Love Your Body" campaign, & MC’d by the talented Jay-Jay Feeney (morning show host, "The Edge" radio station)
Our Photographer for Charity was
Some cool broadcast images:
North by Northeast (NXNE) 2014 Pictures by DJ Fusion (FuseBox Radio Broadcast)
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Ausar Ra Black Hawk of the syndicated FuseBox Radio Broadcast spinning at the Guerrilla Toronto NXNE pre-game party off of College Street on Saturday, June 21, 2014…
Various pictures taken during the North by Northeast (NXNE) festival in Toronto, Ontario by Mary Nichols (DJ Fusion) of the FuseBox Radio Broadcast.
All pictures taken with a Sony A58 Camera.
Fixer Richie ‘Pine’ Royal – ITV News West Country Broadcast
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A Fixer from Bristol, who shunned a life of crime and drugs because he wanted to make his mum proud, is campaigning to keep other young people out of trouble.
His story was broadcast on ITV News West Country (E) on Thursday 7th November.
Richie ‘Pine’ Royal (25) from the St Paul’s area of the city has made a name for himself through film-making, music and by starting a business, and hopes his Fixers project will encourage other young people to realise they can have aspirations too.
‘When I was growing up there were temptations to commit crime,’ he says.
‘But I used my talent. I started making music and videos and just said, "Yeah, I’m going to do something different.
For more info, interviews etc contact firstname.lastname@example.org call 01962810970. Please credit Fixers when using this image.
Beyond Broadcast in Boston
Image by Andrew Baron