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#1 Bill DiPietra

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Posted 04 February 2013 - 02:00 PM

http://news.yahoo.co...BBR.nEAUizQtDMD
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#2 Patrick Lewis

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Posted 04 February 2013 - 09:08 PM

I sure hope kodak can make it out of this and become stable. I just got my first 100 foot print of 16mm back today. So beautiful!
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#3 Alessandro Machi

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 04:03 PM

If Kodak is going primarily negative film stock, they should innovate a proprietary film to video transfer system that transfer houses could set up in small rooms for clients on a tight budget. It would not run in real time but the quality would be very good.

This could encourage those who just want to shoot a roll or two but don't want to be hit with a one hour transfer to digital minimum to do the transfer themselves at the transfer house at a much lower cost per hour. Because the film speed is so much slower, the client can take a few extra moments to optimize the transfer settings.

Transfer houses could also intern future colorists on these systems as well.
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