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Test Bolex with 400ft magzine and MST motor footage!


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#1 Hau-Jou Chiou

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Posted 27 December 2006 - 12:40 PM

http://homepage.mac....eTheater35.html

That's a short movie for camera test.
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#2 Matt Bizer

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Posted 29 December 2006 - 02:52 AM

It looks really good. I was just given a old bolex non-reflex H-16 and am shooting my first test footage next week. I can only hope it has as clear of an image.
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#3 Satsuki Murashige

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Posted 29 December 2006 - 05:19 AM

Nice work,

I like the angles you chose as well as the camera movement - the tripod pans were very smooth and the handheld work was well done.
Looks like you might of had some shutter problems - I noticed some vertical smearing on a few of the shots. Forgetting to close the pressure plate can cause that.
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#4 Hau-Jou Chiou

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Posted 29 December 2006 - 08:45 AM

I already noticed the problem you said. The reason of that problem is the position between claw and shutter getting wrong, and I had repaired the problem, we will shoot more shots next week and will put the final version here, hope the camera is OK next time.


Nice work,

I like the angles you chose as well as the camera movement - the tripod pans were very smooth and the handheld work was well done.
Looks like you might of had some shutter problems - I noticed some vertical smearing on a few of the shots. Forgetting to close the pressure plate can cause that.


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#5 Nicholas Jenkins

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Posted 31 December 2006 - 07:22 PM

Very nice :) Really nice exposure. I think that's my favorite part of it (visually). I think there's one axis jump in there, but really beautiful image. Can't believe that's on a bolex. I have a buddy here with one and none of his stuff looks as professional as that. KEEN!
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#6 Hau-Jou Chiou

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Posted 02 January 2007 - 10:09 PM

Thank you.
I just do some test before shooting, so I can realize the character of film and camera.
I just want to find out the possiblity of Bolex.

Very nice :) Really nice exposure. I think that's my favorite part of it (visually). I think there's one axis jump in there, but really beautiful image. Can't believe that's on a bolex. I have a buddy here with one and none of his stuff looks as professional as that. KEEN!


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