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"Capturing the Essence of Action: From War to Film and Sports" "The Canadians at Ypres - William Barnes Wollen: A vivid depiction of bravery in action

Background imageAction Collection: A Dalek emerges from the river Thames at the jetty near Battersea Church Road

A Dalek emerges from the river Thames at the jetty near Battersea Church Road
in a scene from Daleks Invasion Earth 2150 AD

Background imageAction Collection: Goodbye, Old Man by Fortunino Matania

Goodbye, Old Man by Fortunino Matania
Colour print of the famous picture by Fortunino Matania showing a gunner saying farewell to his dying horse. The original was painted for the Blue Cross Fund to raise money for the charity during

Background imageAction Collection: Richard Humphreys the Boxer, c. 1788 (oil on canvas)

Richard Humphreys the Boxer, c. 1788 (oil on canvas)
5667210 Richard Humphreys the Boxer, c.1788 (oil on canvas) by Hoppner, John (1758-1810); 141.6 x 112.4 cm; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Background imageAction Collection: Bobby Jones, golfer, in action at Lytham St Annes

Bobby Jones, golfer, in action at Lytham St Annes, watched by a large group of spectators. Date: circa 1920s

Background imageAction Collection: Jack Allen heads Newcastles first goal, FA Cup Final, Wembley, London, 1932

Jack Allen heads Newcastles first goal, FA Cup Final, Wembley, London, 1932. Artist: Graphic Photo Union
Jack Allen heads Newcastles first goal, FA Cup Final, Wembley, London, 1932. The Arsenal players are Eddie Hapgood, goalkeeper Frank Moss, Herbie Roberts and George Male

Background imageAction Collection: Brooklands Events 1937: JCC International Relay

Brooklands Events 1937: JCC International Relay
BROOKLANDS, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 27: Wolseley Hornet during the JCC International Relay at Brooklands on June 27, 1937 in Brooklands, United Kingdom. (Photo by LAT Images)

Background imageAction Collection: 1967 Gulf London Rally

1967 Gulf London Rally
JUNE 27: Lotus Ford Cortina MkII during the Gulf London Rally on June 27, 1967. (Photo by LAT Images)

Background imageAction Collection: 1967 Swedish Rally

1967 Swedish Rally
JANUARY 01: Ford Cortina MkI during the Swedish Rally on January 01, 1967. (Photo by LAT Images)

Background imageAction Collection: 1993 Canadian GP

1993 Canadian GP
CIRCUIT GILLES-VILLENEUVE, CANADA - JUNE 13: Ayrton Senna, McLaren MP4-8 Ford, with glowing brake discs during the Canadian GP at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve on June 13

Background imageAction Collection: 1965 RAC Rally

1965 RAC Rally
NOVEMBER 25: David Seigle-Morris / Tony Nash, Ford Lotus Cortina during the RAC Rally on November 25, 1965. (Photo by LAT Images)

Background imageAction Collection: WRC 1975: RAC Rally

WRC 1975: RAC Rally
NOVEMBER 22: Sandro Munari / Mario Mannucci, Lancia Stratos HF during the RAC Rally on November 22, 1975. (Photo by LAT Images)

Background imageAction Collection: Formula 1 2024: Monaco GP

Formula 1 2024: Monaco GP
CIRCUIT DE MONACO, MONACO - MAY 24: Oscar Piastri, McLaren MCL38 during the Monaco GP at Circuit de Monaco on Friday May 24, 2024 in Monte Carlo, Monaco. (Photo by Sam Bloxham / LAT Images)

Background imageAction Collection: International Championship for Makes 1968: Daytona 24 Hours

International Championship for Makes 1968: Daytona 24 Hours
DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA - FEBRUARY 04: Jerry Titus / Ronnie Bucknum, Shelby Racing, Ford Mustang, leads Jerry Grant / Dave Morgan, DX Sunray Oil Co

Background imageAction Collection: Can-Am 1968: Riverside

Can-Am 1968: Riverside
RIVERSIDE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY, CANADA - OCTOBER 27: Jerry Titus, Hollywood Sport Cars, McLaren M6B Chevrolet, leads Sam Posey, Autodynamics Corporation, Lola T160 Chevrolet, and Skip Scott

Background imageAction Collection: International Championship for Makes 1968: Daytona 24 Hours

International Championship for Makes 1968: Daytona 24 Hours
DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA - FEBRUARY 04: Jerry Titus / Ronnie Bucknum, Shelby Racing, Ford Mustang during the Daytona 24 Hours at Daytona International Speedway

Background imageAction Collection: International Championship for Makes 1968: Daytona 24 Hours

International Championship for Makes 1968: Daytona 24 Hours
DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA - FEBRUARY 04: Jerry Titus / Ronnie Bucknum, Shelby Racing, Ford Mustang

Background imageAction Collection: 1937 12hr Sports Car Race

1937 12hr Sports Car Race
DONINGTON PARK, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 24: Hector Dobbs / "B. Bira", Delahaye 135CS during the 12hr Sports Car Race at Donington Park on July 24, 1937 in Donington Park, United Kingdom

Background imageAction Collection: Formula One World Championship

Formula One World Championship
John Campbell-Jones (GBR) Reg Parnell Racing Lola Mk4 finished thirteenth and last in his second and final Grand Prix. British Grand Prix, Silverstone, 20 July 1963.

Background imageAction Collection: 1974 German GP

1974 German GP
NuRBURGRING, GERMANY - AUGUST 04: Clay Regazzoni, Ferrari 312B3 during the German GP at Nurburgring on August 04, 1974 in Nurburgring, Germany. (Photo by LAT Images)

Background imageAction Collection: Sports Cars 1964: Guards' Trophy

Sports Cars 1964: Guards' Trophy
BRANDS HATCH, UNITED KINGDOM - AUGUST 03: Graham Hill, Maranello Concessionaires Ltd. Ferrari 330 P during the Guards' Trophy at Brands Hatch on August 03, 1964 in Brands Hatch, United Kingdom

Background imageAction Collection: A large Rajasaurus roars in an attempt to scare two Indosuchus away from their kill

A large Rajasaurus roars in an attempt to scare two Indosuchus away from their kill
A large Rajasaurus bellows in an attempt to intimidate two Indosuchus dinosaurs away from a dead Titanosaurus. A pack of small Compsosuchus watch while they eat scraps of meat in the foreground

Background imageAction Collection: Labocania attacking a Magnapaulia dinosaur

Labocania attacking a Magnapaulia dinosaur
Labocania attacking a Magnapaulia. The tyrannosaurid stumbled and fell, allowing the lambeosaurine to escape

Background imageAction Collection: The Canadians at Ypres - William Barnes Wollen

The Canadians at Ypres - William Barnes Wollen
The Canadians at Ypres 1915 - This depicts the Princess Patricias Canadian Light Infantry at Bellewaerde Ridge on 8th May 1915

Background imageAction Collection: Daniel Mendoza, engraved by Henry Kinsbury, 1789 (litho)

Daniel Mendoza, engraved by Henry Kinsbury, 1789 (litho)
XJF377272 Daniel Mendoza, engraved by Henry Kinsbury, 1789 (litho) by Robineau, Charles Jean (d.c.1787) (after); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageAction Collection: CHAPLIN: MODERN TIMES, 1936. Charlie Chaplin and Paulette Goddard in the final scene from

CHAPLIN: MODERN TIMES, 1936. Charlie Chaplin and Paulette Goddard in the final scene from the film, Modern Times, 1936

Background imageAction Collection: Spitfires over Forth

Spitfires over Forth
German Heinkel IIIs over the Forth Bridge are intercepted by Spitfires - the first defensive aerial action of the war

Background imageAction Collection: The Cruel Sea

The Cruel Sea
UK Quad poster artwork for The Cruel Sea

Background imageAction Collection: The Great Sacrifice by James Clark, WW1

The Great Sacrifice by James Clark, WW1
The Great Sacrifice by James Clark, originally published in the 1914 Christmas number of The Graphic. Depicting a dead soldier on a battlefield with an ethereal image of Christ on the cross shining

Background imageAction Collection: A black and white poster for The Cruel Sea (1953)

A black and white poster for The Cruel Sea (1953)
A rare black and white version of poster artwork for Charles Frends The Cruel Sea produced by Ealing Studios and based on Nicholas Montsarrats novel

Background imageAction Collection: Between Two Fires, c1892, (1938). Artist: Francis Davis Millet

Between Two Fires, c1892, (1938). Artist: Francis Davis Millet
Between Two Fires, c1892. Painting held at the Tate Britain, London. From World-Famous Paintings edited by J. Greig Pirie [W. & G. Foyle, Ltd, London, 1938.]

Background imageAction Collection: The Cruel Sea

The Cruel Sea
UK distribution quad poster artwork for The Cruel Sea

Background imageAction Collection: Britains Sea Power Is Yours

Britains Sea Power Is Yours
World War Two propaganda poster for the Royal Navy - Britains Sea Power Is Yours - depicting a British submarine crew at action stations during an attack

Background imageAction Collection: British 25-pounder field gun by G. H. Davis

British 25-pounder field gun by G. H. Davis
Considered at the time to be the best field gun in the world: the British 25-pounder. Diagrammatic drawings of a famous British weapon

Background imageAction Collection: Crew Team Rowing

Crew Team Rowing

Background imageAction Collection: Pat Taaffe on Irish-trained Arkle takes the last fence ahead of English champion Mill House

Pat Taaffe on Irish-trained Arkle takes the last fence ahead of English champion Mill House, ridden by G.W. Robinson before racing on to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup

Background imageAction Collection: Harold Larwood Bowling, 1933

Harold Larwood Bowling, 1933
Photograph of the English bowler, Harold Larwood, in action during the MCC tour of Australia, 1933. During that tour, D.R

Background imageAction Collection: Scotland Forever! The Charge of the Scots Greys, the British heavy cavalry regiment that

Scotland Forever! The Charge of the Scots Greys, the British heavy cavalry regiment that
Battle of WATERLOO : Scotland for ever ! the charge of the Scots Greys

Background imageAction Collection: Peter Cushing as Dr. Who

Peter Cushing as Dr. Who
in a portrait for the release of Daleks Invasion Earth 2150 A.D. (1966)

Background imageAction Collection: Brighton and Hove Albion v Manchester United Premier League 19MAY24

Brighton and Hove Albion v Manchester United Premier League 19MAY24
Match action during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Manchester United during the 2023/24 season, at the American Express Stadium on the 19th May 2024

Background imageAction Collection: CM30 3411 Ashley Sutton, Infiniti Q50

CM30 3411 Ashley Sutton, Infiniti Q50
Ashley Sutton, Infiniti Q50, Laser Tools Racing, BTCC, British Touring Car Championship, Launch day and media event, BTCC Media Day, Tuesday 17th March 2020, Silverstone, Towcester, Northamptonshire

Background imageAction Collection: Three Red Kites (Milvus milvus) chasing each other in flight. Wales, UK. November

Three Red Kites (Milvus milvus) chasing each other in flight. Wales, UK. November

Background imageAction Collection: Australian troops counter-attack at Amiens, WW1

Australian troops counter-attack at Amiens, WW1
Australian troops hold the line at Villers Bretonneux nine miles east of Amiens during a German attack during the Battle of Amiens in April 1918

Background imageAction Collection: Battle of Waterloo

Battle of Waterloo
THE HUNDRED DAYS Battle of WATERLOO The action at 11 am - the French attack Houguemont, Napoleon tempting Wellington to expose his centre

Background imageAction Collection: 1909 FA Cup Final: Manchester United beats Bristol City 1-0

1909 FA Cup Final: Manchester United beats Bristol City 1-0
The Football Association Cup Final at the Crystal Palace, where Manchester United beat Bristol City by one goal to nil. Players including A. Turnbull, C. Roberts, W

Background imageAction Collection: Painting by Hs Power, artillery and horses at Ypres, WW1

Painting by Hs Power, artillery and horses at Ypres, WW1
Painting by the Australian war artist Harold Septimus Power (1877-1971), showing artillery going into action before the Battle of Ypres

Background imageAction Collection: Gliders ready for Operation Market Garden Second World War

Gliders ready for Operation Market Garden Second World War
Photograph showing gliders and men of the Allied Airborne Army, on an airfield somewhere in Britain, September 1944. On 17th September 1944 Operation Market Garden was put into action; a bold plan

Background imageAction Collection: Yacht racing sport art 24

Yacht racing sport art 24
Justyna Jaszke

Background imageAction Collection: Sir Claude and Lady Champion de Crespigny, Tatler cover

Sir Claude and Lady Champion de Crespigny, Tatler cover
Sir Claude Champion de Crespigny, 4th Baronet (1847-1935), soldier, sportsman and adventurer, pictured on the front cover of The Tatler in 1927 beside his wife




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"Capturing the Essence of Action: From War to Film and Sports" "The Canadians at Ypres - William Barnes Wollen: A vivid depiction of bravery in action. " "CHAPLIN: MODERN TIMES, 1936: Charlie Chaplin's iconic final scene portrays action with a touch of humor. " "Scotland Forever. The Charge of the Scots Greys: Witness the thunderous power and courage in this legendary cavalry charge. " "Spitfires over Forth: Feel the adrenaline as these fighter planes soar through the skies during World War II. " "Between Two Fires, c1892 (1938): Francis Davis Millet captures intense action amidst chaos and conflict. " "British 25-pounder field gun by G. H. Davis: Precision meets firepower in this remarkable display of military action. " "The Great Sacrifice by James Clark, WW1: A poignant reminder of the heroic actions taken during World War I. " "The Cruel Sea Poster (1953): Dive into high-stakes maritime action with this gripping black and white film poster. " "Crew Team Rowing: Witness synchronized strength and determination as rowers unite for an exhilarating display of team action. " "Pat Taaffe on Irish-trained Arkle takes the last fence ahead of English champion Mill House: Experience heart-pounding horse racing action at its finest. " Note that some captions have been combined or modified to fit within the given word limit while still conveying their essence accurately.