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#1 mbaarviao

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Posted 21 September 2016 - 04:33 AM

I know that the Zeiss Ikon Moviscop 8mm is one of the best Regular 8mm editor viewer, but I also know that it has not the frame adjustment function.
It is not needed, the image is always well centered on this machine? Or have other ways for centering? I not have this machine, but I could have it and I was interested in this detail.
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#2 Michael Lehnert

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 12:11 PM

It's a pretty bullet proof viewer. I know the 16mm variant and have no knowledge of framer issues at all. It could be that the lower tolerance for the smaller 8mm format could cause an issue, but I would have heard about it by now. I think it's a good purchase for Normal 8, and virtually indestructible.

 

On a side note, Cinematography.com has the age-old rule that people here choose their real first and real last name, in capitals and with a space in-between for their user name. Everyone here does it as a matter of valuing the professional advice and as a sign of netiquette and respect. Please go to My Account (top right hand corner of the website) > My Settings > Display Name, and insert your XXX YYY name in the entry field, enter password to acknowledge. Thank you very much.  :)


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#3 mbaarviao

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 04:37 PM

Thank you, Michael.

 

Oh, sorry for name, I had not noticed the rule! 

But I can not find the option to change the name, I find all other (photo, signature, etc.) but not that.

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#4 Michael Lehnert

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Posted 25 September 2016 - 07:19 AM

Hey, no problem  :)

 

Sign in to your account on this website, then click on your appearing name 'mbaarviao' in order to have the drop-down menu appear.

 

In the drop-down menu, select and click/tap on 'My Settings'.

 

A new webpage should load with a sidebar on the left-hand side.

 

In that sidebar, select and click/tap on 'Display Name', fourth from the top.

 

Then another new webpage should load, showing you two entry fields: 'Enter your full real name:' and 'Password'.

 

Type your full real name Xxx Yyyy into the first 'Enter your full real name' entry field, and confirm by typing your password.

 

Click/tap on the button 'Save changes' et voilà, that's it.

 

Note that changing your display name will not affect your log-in details, so you will log in with whatever log-in name you had (either mbaarviao or an e-mail address or a passcode or whatever) and whatever log-in password you had. What matters here is that people use their real first and last name. Old rules die hard.  ;)


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