It was simply a magnesium light, which had been fired by the mechanism within the box and carried up to the kite.
M. G. de Fontenay succeeded in getting several photographs by the magnesium light.
Recently the story has been told of a burglar who accidently discharged a magnesium light connected with a kodak on the shelf.
These photographs, taken rapidly by magnesium light, are not perfect, but they are records.
Heinrich was the first to show that sunlight could be replaced by the magnesium light.
The excavation was done mostly at night, the ground being illuminated by magnesium light.
The garden was illuminated with magnesium light, and looked both beautiful and—boundless!
We are startled, and remain standing, only to find that it is a photographer working in his shop by the magnesium light.
He looked like a ball of magnesium light, white and scintillating, in the unclouded sky.
And lo and behold, when he turned the magnesium light upon it, the said abyss was just about eight feet deep.