Air Photo Intelligence in the First World War

Thursday 27/09/12 00:00

Corinium Museum

An evening lecture by Nicholas C. Watkis. This presentation will show how the use of air photography and photographic interpretation developed as primary source of tactical intelligence during the First World War.

Air Photo Intelligence in the First World War An evening lecture by Nicholas C. Watkis AE MA DipM CMC FCIM MIC This presentation will show how the use of air photography and photographic interpretation developed as primary source of tactical intelligence during the First World War. Nicholas Watkis is an experienced imagery analyst, with particular interest in the development of Air Photo Intelligence and its view of the First World War battlefields. He is a specialist in this field and is the author of a book on this subject “The Western Front from the Air” (Sutton Publishing). Tickets cost £5.65 or £5 to annual season ticket holders. All lectures are from 7 - 8.30pm (this includes time for questions). Finish times may vary. Corinium Museum, Park Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 2BX Tel: 01285 655611