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Has anyone used the fuji stocks from pro 8?


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#1 Ronney Ross

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Posted 02 September 2008 - 09:13 AM

Please weigh in if so. I am looking at trying the 160vivid and 500 eterna just wondering what other people experience with these stocks have been. Thanks

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Posted 02 September 2008 - 10:14 AM

Please weigh in if so. I am looking at trying the 160vivid and 500 eterna just wondering what other people experience with these stocks have been. Thanks

Ronney Ross



In super8??? From where?
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#3 Ian Cooper

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Posted 02 September 2008 - 10:37 AM

In super8??? From where?


The title of the thread suggests PRO8MM ;)
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Posted 02 September 2008 - 11:20 AM

Yes I used the 160 Vivid last year on my film The Ferryman - love the unusually saturated colours, shot 7 carts no problems with a Canon 814 XLS.

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Posted 02 September 2008 - 12:06 PM

Please weigh in if so. I am looking at trying the 160vivid and 500 eterna just wondering what other people experience with these stocks have been. Thanks

Ronney Ross




I have a few rolls of the Pro 8 160 Negative I've yet to shoot, but here is one from the 500T Eterna:


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#6 Ronney Ross

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Posted 02 September 2008 - 12:08 PM

Yes I used the 160 Vivid last year on my film The Ferryman - love the unusually saturated colours, shot 7 carts no problems with a Canon 814 XLS.



Thanks, Mr Perkins. Now I know what to expect from the 160. What filtration if any did you use other than the 85?
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#7 Giles Perkins

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Posted 02 September 2008 - 04:04 PM

I locked the internal filter out and used an 85b on the front.
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#8 Ronney Ross

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Posted 03 September 2008 - 12:20 AM

I have a few rolls of the Pro 8 160 Negative I've yet to shoot, but here is one from the 500T Eterna:




Mr. Leal:

Thanks for posting this footage eterna is a great stock on super 8 natural flesh tones extremely sharp and grain pattern is unnoticeable. By the way the 64T footage you have is unmatched congrats.
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#9 Art Leal

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Posted 03 September 2008 - 01:35 AM

Mr. Leal:

Thanks for posting this footage eterna is a great stock on super 8 natural flesh tones extremely sharp and grain pattern is unnoticeable. By the way the 64T footage you have is unmatched congrats.


Mr. Ross:

Many thanks for the compliments. It has been a lot more satisfying "revisiting" Super 8 since my early teens. The selection of stocks today and the options afforded to us in post has elevated Super 8 to a level I never thought possible.

Having this forum as a resource has been monumental in the gathering of information, ideas, and advice.
Thanks again,
Art
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