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#1 Ernie Zahn

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Posted 13 August 2008 - 10:00 AM

I've seen a few iPhone and iPod Touch apps that are DoF calculators. One of them is geared for cinematography but specifically for 16mm and 35mm. Does anyone know if it could still apply to Super8mm? It would be a great tool. Its about 2 or 3 bucks too. But I wouldn't be interested if it were not something I could use for S8.

Here's the product:

http://phobos.apple....e...845071&mt=8

Edited by Ernie Zahn, 13 August 2008 - 10:02 AM.

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#2 Douglas Hunter

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Posted 13 August 2008 - 12:12 PM

I am pretty sure that Gillies has a an S8 dof calc. on Super8,org. Its a wigit for the mac OS so I don't know if that will cross over to an ipod.
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#3 Serge Teulon

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Posted 13 August 2008 - 02:13 PM

Hi Guys,

On the DOF calculator preview it shows a "Canon DSLR" do you know if it has any other presets. Such as 35mm film gate, s16mm film gate, Anamorphic etc....?

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#4 Ernie Zahn

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Posted 14 August 2008 - 08:05 AM

I am pretty sure that Gillies has a an S8 dof calc. on Super8,org. Its a wigit for the mac OS so I don't know if that will cross over to an ipod.


It would be great if it could. Because I'm looking for a portable one.
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#5 Serge Teulon

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Posted 14 August 2008 - 09:40 AM

I contacted the manufacturer directly and they said that at the moment they have a version 1.1.0 in apple's hands waiting for clearance.

The new version caters for the following:

Regular 8

Super 8

Single 8

16mm

Super 16

Ultra 16

Techniscope

35mm spherical

35 mm anamorphic

Super 35

Red One

Technirama

Standard 65 mm

IMAX

Dynavision

Sensor 4/3?

Sensor 1?

Sensor 2/3?

Sensor 1/1.8?

Sensor 1/2?

Sensor 1/2.7?

Sensor 1/3?

Sensor 1/3.2?

Sensor 1/3.6?

Sensor 1/4?

Sensor 1/6?

CoC - 1/500 Zoll

CoC - 1/700 Zoll

CoC - 1/707 Zoll

CoC - 1/1000 Zoll

CoC - 1/1430 Zoll

CoC - 1/1500 Zoll

CoC - 1/1667 Zoll

CoC - 1/2000 Zoll

Have asked when the proposed release date....
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#6 Serge Teulon

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Posted 14 August 2008 - 09:57 AM

They said that its in Apple's hands as to when they release it, but if you buy the latest available version that the updates are totally free!
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#7 Giles Perkins

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Posted 19 August 2008 - 01:43 PM

Here was the article on www.onsuper8.org...

http://onsuper8.blog...d-revisted.html

Having on the iphone/touch would be mighty handy though!
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#8 Ernie Zahn

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Posted 22 August 2008 - 08:29 AM

Confirmed, the manufacturer just sent me an e-mail as I had inquired a few weeks ago as well:


Hi,

Just wanted to let you know that new version of HFD Calculator will support 8mm and super8mm format.
It is in review with Apple right now.

Thanks


A good thing to keep an eye out for.
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#9 Giles Perkins

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Posted 06 September 2008 - 11:24 AM

It's been updated and out in the field....

http://onsuper8.blog...ne-super-8.html

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