A surveyor takes photos from an aeroplane, then joins them together for a aerial picture of Durban, South Africa.
Titles read: "The Surveyor - We are taking you over now to Durban, South Africa, where the Surveyor of today uses a 'plane - and a special type of aerial photography - to map out a town - ".
Durban, South Africa.
A man fixes a camera to the bottom of a small plane. Various aerial shots of Durban, taken from the aeroplane. The plane lands, the man takes the camera out.
We see the negatives from the camera drying on a huge drum. Prints are spread out on a table and the photos are joined together to make a huge aerial picture of the area.