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by Roster
Wed Apr 14, 2004 2:34 pm
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Film vs digital - longevity of formats
Replies: 44
Views: 3420

Regarding still photography, for my money I am by and large sticking with film. That said however, I have almost all but abandoned my darkroom in favor of scanning my negatives and producing an in-box image and / or a paper print ala photoshop and a good HP photo printer! I store the negatives in th...
by Roster
Mon Feb 09, 2004 3:57 pm
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Kodachrome 25, Kodachrome 40,?,?,?
Replies: 10
Views: 1280

This is stretching my memory, but I seem to recall that when Super 8 was introduced, one of its conveniences was the fact that you only had to purchase one film stock for both your exterior and interior filming. It was all Type A film, however, all Super 8 cameras were to have a built in filter for ...
by Roster
Sat Jan 31, 2004 7:13 pm
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Un-Holly alience film Studio and Digital
Replies: 8
Views: 914

I may be wrong about this, but I seem to remember reading that The Last Samurai (Tom Cruise) was shot in HD. I saw this movie (projected via film) and I thought it looked pretty darn good. Certainly, the compositing of digitally created effects is easier with original digital footage..., this said h...
by Roster
Wed Jan 28, 2004 9:23 pm
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: ASTRONOMICAL FORUM GROWTH
Replies: 44
Views: 6197

I check in several times a week, if for nothing more than interesting super 8 related anecdotes. I used to shoot a lot of film back in the 1970's and early 1980's (S8, 16mm) but then switched to video. Now I'm beginning to start shooting S8 again, so this forum has been a tremendous resource. Also, ...