I am looking for the owner or whereabout of the collection of pictures made by Jim Watkins. I want to obtain higher resolution scans of the following two photos that showed the shoreline and the bulk of Central not long after Japan's surrender:
Any help or lead is appreciated.
Looks like there is already…
Looks like there is already a duplicate of the first photo which is a slightly higher resolution here
Far East Airphotos Ltd
It is very likely that the aerial image is a product of Far East Airphotos, a short-lived company allied to the Far East Flying Training School at Kai Tak airport. They advertised in The China Mail for a period.
I have seen very similar prints attributed to Patricia Halls.
The Halls family left Hong Kong around April 1950.
No doubt prints or copies now in circulation were originally sold to the public as part of their business.
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