The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary two

caption: photographic experiments with carvings
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Konyak
location: Wakching
date: 12.9.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 2.6.1936-11.7.1937
note: translated from german by Dr Ruth Barnes
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
note: no negatives
text: (27) Wakching 12/9/1936.
text: In the morning I first went into the village to make some photographic experiments. For example I used the wide angle lens for some morung carvings with an exposure of about 8 seconds.