Using a new fast color film, Neil was able to get three shots before the
cheetah saw him and ran toward him. Frame #2 was used for the Colorama.
Underwater Colorama-Neil Montanus
First underwater Colorama. Housing was built around an old surplus air
Capitol Bldg-Neil Montanus 2/17/81
Shot from the top of the Library of Congress with Verichrome Type L
Koalas-Australia-Neil Montanus 3/23/81
Image took three days to shoot as the animals kept falling asleep.
Statue of Liberty Centenial-Sam Campanaro
Live Aid-Sam Campanaro
The photographer’s daughter knew more about the music than he did.
15 Babies-by Sam Campanaro and Marty Czamanske 8/84
What started as a private joke snapshot, the 15 Babies went on to become the
most popular Colorama in the 40 year history of the program.
XXIV Olympiad, Seoul-Sam Campanaro and Bill Cafer 10/17/88
Photograph was shot and made into a full Colorama 5 DAYS later-average time
took three weeks.
Centenial of Snapshot Photography-Norm Kerr & George Eastman House 8/15/88
A HUGE thank you from Mike and Steve to all the great Colorama photographers for allowing us the use of their amazing talents for the this documentary and this website.