Video Documentation of Research

Adam Price (
Mon, 30 Sep 1996 18:30:14 -0700

Adam Price wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I have been offered a volunteer position at an dig in Chile next summer. It is
> a pre-Inca settlement in the middle of the Atacama, with three structures and a
> few acres of fields. My role in this work will be that of video documentarian,
> both motion and still. This video would be shown to the sponsoring college, and
> used as a classroom tool in the future. I am interested in hearing from anyone
> who has experience with videotaping archaeological work. What is effective?
> What isn't? What do you wish you had on your video?
> I will be happy to summarize responses and reply to the whole group in a
> week or so. Please email Note that this is not my
> posting address. Thank you
> Adam Price