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Robert McFarlane interviewed by Alex Hood and Annette Hood in the Alex Hood folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 5581718
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
McFarlane, Robert, 1942-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2011 
1 sound file. 
Series

Alex Hood folklore collection.

Summary

Robert McFarlane, born in 1942, discusses his family and family background; his schooling and sports; working after school for an advertising agency; how he became involved in photography; his passion for documentation; exhibitions, teachers and other photographers that inspired him; friends, acquaintances and relationships; marriage and his children; theatre photography; his work as an art critic for various newspapers and magazines; his work documenting famous people; overseas travels; working in London; his work documenting Aboriginal life; his work documenting Old Parliament House; health issues; his work in television; his work regarding mental illness; various other projects he has been involved in; his blog; the philosophies behind his work; his priorities today.

Folkloric recording.

Notes

Recorded on 9 July 2011 in Redfern, N.S.W.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available (3 p.) 
Subjects McFarlane, Robert, 1942- -- Interviews.  |  Photographers -- Australia -- Interviews.
Occupation Photographers.
Other authors/contributors Hood, Alex, 1935-, Interviewer  |  Hood, Annette, 1948-, Interviewer

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