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#1 Andreas Solgaard

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Posted 16 April 2014 - 07:18 AM

Hello!  

 

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Im considering buying a Moviecam Sl, but i dont know much about that product...
Can someone please tell me about it? Is it a good film camera, quality, Etc?  
 

 (I'm norwegian - if my english suck)


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#2 Jerry Murrel

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Posted 28 July 2014 - 03:43 PM


"Im considering buying a Moviecam Sl, but i dont know much about that product...

Can someone please tell me about it? Is it a good film camera, quality, Etc?"

 

The Moviecam SL is a nice camera, but a little loud compared to a Moviecam Compact

(25 dB for SL, versus <20dB for the Compact.)  It is much lighter, and useful for Steadicam

work. (3.5 Kg for the SL without magazine; 6.3 Kg for the Compact w/o magazine). 

 

Hope this helps.

 

-Jerry Murrel

Little Rock, AR

 

 


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#3 James Martin

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Posted 01 August 2014 - 02:15 AM

I have a MOVIECAM compact if you're interested. I bought two and am keeping one for myself, but the other is up for sale.


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#4 Chris Burke

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Posted 09 August 2014 - 08:02 PM

What about a Moviecam SL in 2 perf? Is it significantly quieter than 4 perf? I too have been considering this camera.
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