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#1 Dudu Stoz

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Posted 29 July 2005 - 02:25 PM

hi,
do you guys know what is the proper way to perform a steadiness test with a camera that dont run reverse(arriflex SR3)?
i mean if i rewind the film manualy how do i make shure that in the second expousure if will fall on the same perforation?
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#2 Stephen Williams

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Posted 29 July 2005 - 02:38 PM

hi,
do you guys know what is the proper way to perform a steadiness test with a camera that dont run reverse(arriflex SR3)?
i mean if i rewind the film manualy how do i make shure that in the second expousure if will fall on the same perforation?

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Hi,

Thats the easy bit with 16mm there is only 1 perf per frame! For 35mm open the shutter remove the lens and beam splitter if there is one! Mark the frame edges with a black pen. Do this when you first load the film before the first exposure.

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#3 Nathan Milford

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Posted 29 July 2005 - 04:33 PM

This is how I typically shoot a reg test for 16mm:


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