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Images, Audio, and Video

Images, Audio & Video Gallery


The  Images, Audio & Video gallery can be accessed from the main navigation menu at the top of every page. It contains:


Images - includes photos, posters, postcards, etc.

Audio - includes songs, instrumental music, and cantorial performance

Video - includes historical film clips




To view specific types of media, use the filtering tools on the left side to choose between various types of images and audio and video.




Using the Media Viewer


Images

When you click on an image, the image will open in a viewer. The controls for the viewer are in the bottom right of the window.




They are:



zoom in


zoom out



recenter image


make fullscreen


Audio

When you click on an audio recording, the recording will open in the player. Click PLAY in the center or at the bottom of the window to play the clip (1). The area at the top of the player displays related articles (2). Clicking these links will take you to the article.




The controls for the player allow you to see the duration of the recording, move within the recording, switch between play and pause, make the player fullscreen, and mute the sound.


Video

When you click on an video, the video will open in the player. Click PLAY in the center or at the bottom of the window to play the clip. The area at the top of the player displays related articles. Clicking these links will take you to the article.




The player controls are the same for the audio player as above. 

NOTE: Much of the historical video on the site does not have sound.