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Old 12-14-2014, 08:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i have been seeing the use of super 8 and other old cameras popping up a lot recently.
Im just wondering what peoples thoughts are on this.
i personally enjoy the effect and have been playing with the idea of getting one myself. also where would i do that..
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Old 12-14-2014, 08:50 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I can't remember if it's Super 8 or 16mm that needs to be sent off for development/post production. Your best bet for finding a camera is a pawn shop/craigslist/your grandparents.

Now if you're using the digital Super 8 filter. It has its time and place and has to be used correctly. Shooting urban rails is a no no, shooting pow then yes. Lighting is also an issue.

It never hurts to play with it and figure out how it works and if you like working with it.
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Old 12-15-2014, 02:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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awesome. thanks
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Old 01-03-2015, 01:02 AM   #4 (permalink)
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What makes you say that using Super 8 on rails is a no no? Idk maybe you're right but i feel like it could be pretty sick.
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