Hydraulic sluicing, originally uploaded by Powerhouse Museum Collection. Sluicing was a form of mining that used high pressure jets of water to break up loose… More
About Photo of the Day
The Powerhouse Museum's Photo of the Day blog features a new image each day, chosen from the Powerhouse Photo Library.
The majority of these images have been taken by Museum photographers for a variety of purposes such as for exhibitions, of objects in our collection, events, behind-the-scenes and location shots. We also feature many images taken by our Flickr community and from our visitors. We hope you enjoy the photographs and stories.