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Sub-standard Film Image Sizes and Crop Factor

Type Diagonal (mm) Width (mm) Height (mm) Area (mm2) Standard 8mm film frame 5.94 4.8 3.5 16.8 Super 8 film frame 7.04 5.79 4.01 23.22… 199 more words

Listen to Richard Linklater talk about what it's like to be a self-taught filmmaker

Richard Linklater talks about what it’s like to be a self-taught filmmaker and his long road to mainstream recognition. Linklater started out making 16mm films for over 9 years in Austin, Texas as largely experimental exercises. 23 more words


Vintage Photos: A Moment Caught in Time

I work a lot with old photos, negatives and slides. I am also beginning to learn the techniques to scan old 8mm and 16mm film reels.  207 more words

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Meopta Movie Equipment

Perhaps the movie equipment from the Soviet Union is well known and popular in the world, but in the COMECON member countries, the Czechoslovakian equipment were the only alternative having near quality to those made in the Western and Eastern counterparts. 960 more words


For those unaware of the change being made here, please read the following article from the New York Times. 15 more words


Content is King, Queen and the Whole Royal Family!

There’s no substitute for content.  None.  You can have the most technically perfect, accurately exposed frame, with the best sensor in the best camera and the fastest lens on the market, and give me a 10-year-old point and shoot with a subject worth photographing, and I’ll blow you out of the water every time. 326 more words

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