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Film camera with ability to rewind for precise double exposure


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#1 gabriel ingersoll

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Posted 04 January 2017 - 04:07 PM

Hi all! 

So I have an experiment in mind.  I would like to shoot some drawn animation under camera (16 or 35)... but I need the ability to rewind to a precise frame to do another exposure.  

 

Most of the setup I can put together for the shooting, but I am unsure which cameras have the ability to rewind like this.

 

With the film being so short even shooting it on 35 wouldn't be cost prohibitive.  And lastly, I usually scan my drawings or even draw them digitally to begin with, but I want to experiment with this approach for my own enjoyment (even if it is more laborious)


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#2 Kenny N Suleimanagich

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Posted 04 January 2017 - 05:28 PM

You can run the Arri IIC, 35-3, or 435 all in reverse. I believe there are motors for the 16S for reverse. 


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#3 Glenn Brady

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Posted 04 January 2017 - 06:15 PM

Bolex H16 RX spring-wound cameras can be rewound and they've built-in frame-by-frame counters.  


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#4 Simon Wyss

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Posted 05 January 2017 - 03:12 AM

A Mitchell with built-in frame counter?


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#5 gabriel ingersoll

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Posted 05 January 2017 - 11:35 AM

Thanks you guys! I can't believe I forgot about the Bolex having a built in frame counter, I've used one several times...


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