Film, Video Spectral Imaging at St. Catherine's Monastery to Reveal Ancient Texts

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Title
Spectral Imaging at St. Catherine's Monastery to Reveal Ancient Texts
Summary
Father Justin Sinaites and Michael B. Toth discussed how advanced hyperspectral imaging is revealing ancient texts in the library at St. Catherine's, a remote Greek Orthodox monastery in Egypt's Sinai desert.
Event Date
November 19, 2012
Notes
-  Michael B. Toth is the program manager of the Sinai Palimpsest Project.
-  Father Justin Sinaites is the librarian at St. Catherine's Monastery.
Related Resources
Preservation at the Library of Congress: https://www.loc.gov/preservation/
Running Time
2 hours 2 minutes 50 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video

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