Are there any Mitchell camera people out there?
Posted 21 April 2017 - 07:51 PM
Currently I have a set of videos in progress about some of my cameras posted on mitchellCamera.com in the "members articles" section. As a result of a research project, I have also published a series of Mitchell production charts on that site that give serial numbers of Standards, BNC' s and NC' s by year ends that may be of interest to some of you here. ED.
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Posted 21 April 2017 - 07:55 PM
try the "Motion Picture Technology" Facebook group, there is lots of people there who have Mitchell knowledge
Posted 21 April 2017 - 07:58 PM
I personally only have a self-blimped highly modified Soviet copy of the Mitchell bncr, very different camera than the original but some things like the movement and aperture plate are approximately similar
Posted 23 April 2017 - 12:27 AM
Posted 23 April 2017 - 04:42 AM
In a previous workplace we had a fully blimped Mitchell NC in the lobby, which I often examined with curiosity. Beast of a thing, must have taken two strong men just to mount it on its geared head!