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Does any body make super8 contact prints


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#1 Ronney Ross

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Posted 29 April 2006 - 09:37 AM

I dont really have "setup" for filmmaking just odds and ends for Super 8 mainly a projector and camera. I was wondering If I wanted to shoot negative could I have contact prints made and watch on my projector.


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Posted 29 April 2006 - 09:01 PM

Yes, but they are all in europe. The widescreencenter in the UK, and there is a place in germany and dutchland to. I would google it but Ill post back in a bit with the sites if I can find them again.

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#3 Ronney Ross

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Posted 29 April 2006 - 09:03 PM

I dont really have "setup" for filmmaking just odds and ends for Super 8 mainly a projector and camera. I was wondering If I wanted to shoot negative could I have contact prints made and watch on my projector.
thanks,
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Yeah i tried googling but didnot find anything but if theres is nothing in the states i wont worry about it.

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#4 Canney

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Posted 30 April 2006 - 07:00 PM

Okay I go the links here they are

UK
http://www.widescreen-centre.co.uk/

Germany
http://www.andecfilm.de/

I don't know.
http://www.super8fil...nl/diyprint.htm
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Posted 02 May 2006 - 07:52 AM

I haven't seen any contact prints from super 8 negative, but I have heard that the quality is excellent.A bit pricey though.
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#6 Freya Black

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Posted 02 May 2006 - 08:20 AM

Yeah i tried googling but didnot find anything but if theres is nothing in the states i wont worry about it.

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Film and Video Services in Minneapolis used to do it, so I would ask if they still run the service.

Otherwise it's Andec in Germany only.

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#7 John Pytlak RIP

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Posted 02 May 2006 - 09:55 AM

Kodak VISION Color Print Film 3383 is available with Super-8 perfs.
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Posted 07 May 2006 - 03:08 PM

Kodak VISION Color Print Film 3383 is available with Super-8 perfs.


Yes, but the minimum order from Kodak is 79 rolls of 2000' which is 158,000 feet double width which would slit to 316,000 feet in the 8mm width. I wouldn't mind buying 1200' for experiments in making an additive super-8 contact printer, my old one was just subtractive which was a real pain for color printing.

Also the only format they list any more is 1-3 which is fine for continuous reduction printing but no good for making contact prints from single strand super-8 originals as most printers are set up for 1-4, so only one half could be exposed and the other strand thrown away.

The polyester base is great stuff but I fear it would be murder on most little hand-held slitters which were made originally for acetate base.
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