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#1 Charles Brubaker

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Posted 24 June 2013 - 01:42 PM

This is a long shot, but is there anyone who can convert digital footage to Super 16mm? 
 
Yes, I said Super 16, not regular.

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#2 Will Montgomery

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Posted 24 June 2013 - 02:06 PM

You're looking for digital film output. By FAR the least expensive route I've seen could be found here:

 

http://www.videofilm...iates--printing

 

Keep in mind that what you're asking for would require a special projector with a widened gate. What might be more practical is an anamorphic print so you can project on any 16mm projector with an anamorphic lens. Even more practical might be a 16mm print with bars on top and bottom so it would project on any 16mm projector without an anamorphic lens.

 

You can also print a soundtrack at the same time if you stay out of Super 16. Remember Super 16mm is a capture only format; not for projection.


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#3 Charles Brubaker

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Posted 24 June 2013 - 04:21 PM

Thanks!

 

Yeah, I know about S16mm being capture-only format. I was planning to have it on negative for later editing.


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#4 David Mullen ASC

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Posted 24 June 2013 - 05:34 PM

http://www.videofilmsolutions.com/main
This company in Rockville MD claims to have a custom machine to transfer to 16mm negative.

Ten years ago there were Celcos that could record to 16mm but I suspect that most.companies have gotten rid of them.
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#5 Matthias Greving

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Posted 25 June 2013 - 03:23 AM

 

Another possibility is Trick Wilk GmbH in Berlin, Germany: http://www.trickwilk...LK.de/HOME.html


Edited by Matthias Greving, 25 June 2013 - 03:24 AM.

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#6 Chris Burke

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Posted 25 June 2013 - 05:54 PM

Here is another, not sure about s16, although they do a sound transfer so in theory it may work.

 

http://dvfilm.com/specials.htm


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#7 John Rizzo

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Posted 25 June 2013 - 06:54 PM

Hi Charles

 

we can print to 16 or super 16 from a digital file via our Laser graphics Producer  III Recorder


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