Caption:Six grounds crewmen stand with cartridge belts over their shoulders as they wait to load one of the guns on a North American Aviation P-51 Mustang fighter plane, England, September 1944. The plane carries six guns, hence an additional 30 belts would need to be loaded for the plane to be fully armed. (Photo by PhotoQuest/Getty Images)
Caption:circa 1845: Daguerreotype portrait of French painter and photographic pioneer Louis Jacques Mande Daguerre (1789 - 1851). He founded the Diorama in Paris in 1822 and helped to develop the process of imprinting pictures on metal plates using sunlight, leading to the discovery of the daguerrotype process in 1839. (Photo by Jean Baptiste Sabatier-Blot/George Eastman House/Getty Images)
Caption:LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 13: Daguerreotype images from the 1800s are displayed in the Vintage Room of historic photographs in the Hulton Archive on May 13, 2011 in London, England. The comprehensive archive contains pictures created at the birth of photography in the early 1800s and covers every era and event through to the 21st century. Staff at the Hulton Archive are employed on a wide range of jobs including: conservation, retouching, hand-printing, scanning and archiving. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
”In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.” - COCO CHANEL born on this day in 1883
1957: French fashion designer Coco Chanel says goodbye to American department store executive Stanley Marcus as she boards an airplane in Dallas, Texas. Chanel had been visiting for the opening of a new Neiman-Marcus store. She holds a package from the store. Photo by Shel Hershorn
Huw Martin is a Content Co-ordinator for BBC Motion Gallery, and part of the team who searches the BBC archives for suitable content. This content is digitised and uploaded to the BBC Motion Gallery hosted on Getty Images for clients to license for a mulitude of projects from adverts to films, documentaries to coporate videos. We asked him for his top 10 favorite archival clips from the BBC Motion Gallery collection.