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by steve hyde
Thu Sep 14, 2017 12:57 am
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Best practice for positioning the 720x480 material in the 16:9
Replies: 1
Views: 314

Best practice for positioning the 720x480 material in the 16:9

I've got some 10 years old film transfers that were done in SD. I want to position the image in the middle of at 16:9 1080p HD frame. The destination is Vimeo and the NLE is Premiere Pro. Thanks in advance for your collective expertise.
by steve hyde
Sat Sep 02, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Nikon R10 and Canon 1014 XLS won't wake up from long nap.
Replies: 6
Views: 650

Re: Nikon R10 and Canon 1014 XLS won't wake up from long nap.

At 24fps, what is the effective shutter speed for a) Nikon R10
B) Canon 1014 xls

I ask for light metering purposes.
by steve hyde
Wed Aug 30, 2017 10:13 pm
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Nikon R10 and Canon 1014 XLS won't wake up from long nap.
Replies: 6
Views: 650

Re: Nikon R10 and Canon 1014 XLS won't wake up from long nap.

Thanks so much for the suggestions. With your help I got it figured out. Ready to roll for Saturday. Thanks!
by steve hyde
Wed Aug 30, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Nikon R10 and Canon 1014 XLS won't wake up from long nap.
Replies: 6
Views: 650

Nikon R10 and Canon 1014 XLS won't wake up from long nap.

I got a request for Super 8 for a music video so I'm trying to wake up my super 8 cameras, which haven't been used in a few years. I put new batteries in both the Canon 1014 XL-S and Nikon R10. The servo zoom on the R10 works but the shutter mechanism and film transport is not working. The battery t...
by steve hyde
Mon Nov 23, 2009 12:08 am
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: 1080/24/HD, BW, S8, Zach Speigler, Music Video
Replies: 0
Views: 452

1080/24/HD, BW, S8, Zach Speigler, Music Video

Hey Super8ers, you might be interested to see this new Super 8 work. I was not involved in this production. http://lightpress.tv/lpnews/2009/11/21/good-enough.html Post production was done by Lightpress (formerly Flying Spot Film Transfer, FSFT), in Seattle - known for their outstanding Super 8 film...
by steve hyde
Sat Sep 19, 2009 6:38 pm
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: feature on super 8, a good idea?
Replies: 205
Views: 26156

Re: feature on super 8, a good idea?

hey, you've probably noticed that i haven't been here much lately, mainly because i've been first researching digital cameras for my feature on other forums, and then actually shooting my feature. we finally decided to use the nikon d90 slr, the super 8 of video. soft, unpredictable, and beautiful....
by steve hyde
Sat Mar 07, 2009 1:31 am
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Shikashika: BANFF Mountain Film World Tour
Replies: 4
Views: 382

Re: Shikashika: BANFF Mountain Film World Tour

Aj,

Thanks for your interest. IDFA passed on it. Maybe next time... Would like to come out to Amsterdam for it..

S
by steve hyde
Fri Feb 27, 2009 5:45 pm
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Shikashika: BANFF Mountain Film World Tour
Replies: 4
Views: 382

Shikashika: BANFF Mountain Film World Tour

Please know that my small gauge film Shikashika is playing theatrically as part of the BANFF Mountain Film Travelling World Tour with screenings all over the Americas, Europe, Antarctica and many other places. Please visit the website to learn more: http://www.banffcentre.ca/mountainculture/tour/ It...
by steve hyde
Sat Feb 14, 2009 5:06 pm
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Shikashika: New York Premiere at the Museum of Modern Art
Replies: 16
Views: 1234

Re: Shikashika: New York Premiere at the Museum of Modern Art

New Yorkers,

The next MoMA screening is Thursday Feb 19th 6PM at the 11 53rd location. Again the program is called "New Documentaries on Super 8 Film".

We had a great turn out on the premiere night. Hope to see you there on the 19th.


Steve
by steve hyde
Fri Feb 06, 2009 12:48 am
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Shikashika: New York Premiere at the Museum of Modern Art
Replies: 16
Views: 1234

Re: Shikashika: New York Premiere at the Museum of Modern Art

Thanks for the comments Rick and for considering the film for the University of Toronto Film Festival : http://www.uoftfilmfest.ca/ I really struggled with the cut to be honest. It took me a year and four months before I arrived at the cut that played the 2008 circuit. (the only cut that circulates)...
by steve hyde
Mon Feb 02, 2009 6:15 am
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Shikashika: New York Premiere at the Museum of Modern Art
Replies: 16
Views: 1234

Re: Shikashika: New York Premiere at the Museum of Modern Art

T-Scan,

It's 7217 and 7201 all done by Eric at FSFT. - which is now "Lightpress" by the way. They broke from Flying Spot Entertainment and now new name.
by steve hyde
Sun Feb 01, 2009 2:51 am
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Shikashika: New York Premiere at the Museum of Modern Art
Replies: 16
Views: 1234

Re: Shikashika: New York Premiere at the Museum of Modern Art

Thanks for your interest and the generous congrats. I plan to continue working at short-form documentary cinema shot on celluloid. This is how I want to "do" documentary. Next? I bought a one-way ticket to New York: Redeye + JetBlue = 99.00. I want to work in support of other documentary projects fo...
by steve hyde
Sat Jan 31, 2009 2:42 am
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Shikashika: New York Premiere at the Museum of Modern Art
Replies: 16
Views: 1234

Re: Shikashika: New York Premiere at the Museum of Modern Art

...Thanks!

I'll be at MOMA all that week and will be in New York City for the next couple months - getting ramped up for new work.

Again, thanks for sharing the knowledge.

Cheers,

Steve
by steve hyde
Thu Jan 29, 2009 4:37 pm
Forum: Small gauge film forum
Topic: Cinevator: digital to film recorder
Replies: 8
Views: 1119

Re: Cinevator: digital to film recorder

Franco,

Thanks for the info. I'm intrigued and would love to see one of the prints. Please keep us posted on where we can see one.

I'll keep you guys in mind as I move forward on new films.

Thanks,

Steve