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Library early closure: The Library will close at 5pm on Thursday 23 October to prepare for the annual Keith Murdoch Oration. More information

Facade conservation & repair works: Over the next few weeks there will be intermittent noise in the La Trobe Reading Room while work is carried out on the external walls. More information

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Capturing the dome

Booked out
Tuesday 16 April 2013, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Free
Village Roadshow Theatrette
Entry 3, La Trobe St
Has wheelchair access Has hearing loop

Capturing the domed reading room in any medium is a fascinating challenge. 

Join Naomi Cass, Director, Centre for Contemporary Photography, as she leads a panel including architectural photographer John Gollings, Adrian Flint - the Library's Image Resources Team Leader and former State Library photographer and artist Louise Forthun for a visual and entertaining conversation about photographic representations of this remarkable space.

Then experience footage of the reading room in stereoscopic 3D as part of the RMIT3DV database produced by RMIT researchers in collaboration with Alex and Jono Films.