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Ponting, Herbert George

Overview
Works: 167 works in 420 publications in 6 languages and 4,286 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Silent films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Diaries  Drama  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Short films 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Director, Producer, Artist, Recipient, Restager , Other
Classifications: TR653, 919.9
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Scott's last voyage, through the Antarctic camera of Herbert Ponting by Herbert George Ponting( Book )

13 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great white South; or, With Scott in the Antarctic, being an account of experiences with Captain Scott's South Pole Expedition and of the nature life of the Antarctic by Herbert George Ponting( Book )

64 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author was the official photographer in Scott's expedition and describes what he saw
In lotus-land Japan by Herbert George Ponting( Book )

26 editions published between 1910 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

90 degrees south( Visual )

28 editions published between 1933 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Official film record of Captain Scott's last Antarctic expedition. Photographic chronicle of the Scott expedition to the South Pole showing the original 60 member team through the various stages until the final 150 mile attempt by 5 men after leaving the last supporting party. Informative record of equipment, orienteering, natural phenomena, animal life, weather conditions. Severe storms plagued the exploring party, with suffering from snow blindness, frostbite, injuries, and finally lack of food
The dragon painter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screen snapshots: "An Impromptu Comedy. Charles Murray, 'Fatty' Arbuckle and Sessue Hayakawa stage an original comedy for 'Screen Snapshots.'"--Opening intertitles
Photographer of the world : the biography of Herbert Ponting by H. J. P Arnold( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes account of Ponting's role as official photographer on Robert Scott's 1910-13 Antarctic expedition
With Scott to the Pole : the Terra Nova expedition, 1910-1913 by Herbert George Ponting( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great white silence by Herbert George Ponting( Visual )

20 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great White Silence: Herbert Ponting's version of Scott's Antarctic expedition. Great White Silence: How Did They Do It?: Bryony Dixon and Kieron Webb from the BFI National Archive detail the remarkable restoration of The Great White Silence (1924), Herbert Ponting's extraordinary record of Captain Scott's ill-fated race to the south pole. Composer Simon Fisher Turner then discusses the film's haunting soundtrack, and the decision to record ambient sound from Scott's hut in Antarctica. The Great White Silence: Newsreel Items: This documentary features newsreel footage on Robert F. Scott's Antarctic expedition and memorials to Scott and his men. The Great White Silence: The Sound of Silence: In this documentary produced by Poppy Simpson and Gemma Starkey, the composer Simon Fisher Turner discusses his haunting soundtrack to the restoration of The Great White Silence (1924)
The epic of Everest : a story of the adventures of explorers in a far-off land and their bold endeavor to reach the top of the world( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third attempt to climb Everest culminated in the deaths of two of the finest climbers of their generation, George Mallory and Andrew Irvine, and sparked an on-going debate over whether or not they did indeed reach the summit. Filming in brutally harsh conditions with a hand-cranked camera, Captain John Noel captured images of breathtaking beauty and considerable historic significance.. The film is also among the earliest filmed records of life in Tibet and features sequences at Phari Dzong (Pagri), Shekar Dzong (Xegar) and Rongbuk monastery. But what resonates so deeply is Noel's ability to frame the vulnerability, isolation and courage of people persevering in one of the world's harshest landscapes. The restoration by the BFI National Archive has transformed the quality of the surviving elements of the film and reintroduced the original coloured tints and tones. Revealed by the restoration, few images in cinema are as epic - or moving - as the final shots of a blood red sunset over the Himalayas
Antarctic photographs, 1910-1916 by Herbert George Ponting( Book )

5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great white south : or with Scott in the Antarctic by Herbert George Ponting( Book )

21 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South with Scott, by Edward Ratcliffe Garth Russell Evans Mountevans( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author details the planning and fund-raising, as well as the actual evens of the British expedition to the Antarctic of 1910-1913
With Scott in the Antarctic by Herbert George Ponting( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great white south by Herbert George Ponting( Book )

8 editions published between 1922 and 1999 in English and Dutch and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japanese studies by Herbert George Ponting( Book )

4 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fuji San by Herbert George Ponting( Book )

8 editions published between 1905 and 1906 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic of Everest : the official record of Mallory and Irvine's 1924 expedtion( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When George Mallory and Sandy Irvine set out to reach the summit of Everest in 1924 they came closer than any previous attempt. Inspired by the work of Herbert Ponting (the Great White Silence) Captain Noel filmed in the harshest of conditions, with specially adapted equipment, to capture the drama of the fateful expedition. But it is the brooding presence of the mountain itself that is the heart of Noel's film, and his photography captures the magical play of light and shadow on an alien landscape which enhances the vulnerabiltiy, isolation and courage of the mountaineers. This critically acclaimed restoration by the BFI National Archive includes the original coloured tints and a newly commissioned score by Simon Fisher Turner
Antarctic by Victoria( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

90° south chronicles Capt. Robert Scott's heroic and ultimately tragic race for the South Pole
Scott's last expedition; the journals of Captain R.F. Scott by Robert Falcon Scott( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Record of a 1912 Antarctic expedition
Another world : photographs in the United States, Asia, Europe & Antarctica, 1900-1912 by Herbert George Ponting( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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With Scott to the Pole : the Terra Nova expedition, 1910-1913
Alternative Names
Herbert George Ponting

Herbert Ponting

Herbert Ponting Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1870-1935)

Herbert Ponting englischer Fotograf

Herbert Ponting englischer Fotograf und Entdecker

Herbert Ponting fotografo e esploratore britannico

Ponting, H. G.

Ponting, H. G. 1870-1935

Ponting, H. G. (Herbert George)

Ponting, H. G. (Herbert George), 1870-1935

Ponting, Herbert

Ponting, Herbert 1870-1935

Ponting, Herbert G.

Ponting, Herbert G. 1870-1935

Ponting, Herbert George

Ponting, Herbert George 1870-1935

Понтинг, Герберт

הרברט פונטינג

ハーバート・ポンティング

ポンティング, H. G.

ポンティング, ハーバード

ポンティング, ハーバード ジョージ

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The great white South : travelling with Robert F. Scott's doomed South Pole expedition