Retired Cameraman Searches for Relics of TV Pioneers

By Michael Silbergleid

The Australian reports that what was one TV station’s trash is Daryl Binning’s treasure.

A sharp-eyed scavenger found a relic Ampex video disc machine in a skip outside the station and handed it to the Australian Museum of Motion Picture and Television, which is dedicated to preserving the heritage of the nation’s moving image industries. Binning, the AMMPT’s president and national co-ordinator, immediately recognized its significance.

You can

Password must contain the following:

A lowercase letter

A capital (uppercase) letter

A number

Minimum 8 characters


The Latest in Sports Video Production & Technology
in Your Inbox for FREE

Daily Email Newsletters Monday - Friday