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    My understanding was Kodak ended up making the needed chemicals itself for the ones they could no longer outsource. My understanding is the film is basically identical to the old stuff, according t...
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     Must have been more than X-ray no..?  shipped hundreds of thousands of feet as an assistant .. from all points around the globe .. as did/do the manufacturers presumably ..never once any...
  • Panasonic Lumix FZ2500 
    Doubt the base is 125, it likely is a stop or two higher, then they dial it back for 125
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  • Need information on Bolex H16 
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  • My First Short Film... in 16mm! 
    Very nice work. The super 16 was gorgeous and I applaud all the effort that went into that short film! - Hunter
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  • Next step? 
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    works great here on various linux flavors. fantastic update to this first full cross platform NLE! One of the very view things  I ´ m missing is recognizing aux time code and some built i...
  • Electricity in Sweden and England 
    As an addition, you'll find that lights will be fitted with 16a sockets quite a lot of the time, which is a c form plug. If you're running off of house mains you'll use a jumper to go 13a<16a....
  • Metal Spreaders (Triangles)I have four extra spreaders, pictured is a Bardwell-Mcalister. Anyone know if the hold-downs only work on wooden leg tr 
    I have four extra spreaders, pictured is a Bardwell-Mcalister.  Anyone know if the hold-downs only work on wooden leg tripods, or do more modern tripod legs often have a "shelf," at the b...
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  • Lighting with haze or smoke 
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  • Orange sticks, what did camera operators use them for? 
    Well; when you think that film is "deposited" on top of the base-layer as "some gunk" in essence; it can happen. But; man, those were the days. I miss hearing "good gate moving on."Also we used to...
  • Wolverine Super 8 Scanner 
    Too bad they didn't make this one in higher res. I heard they were decent scanners.  https://www.ebay.com...btYZg:rk:3:pf:0 A lot of these film scanners seem to be made in some guys...

 
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