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> On Aug 20, 2014, at 9:57 AM, Alex Balkam <blueswingingd...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey Frameworks -
> Not sure if this product has been covered yet on the list. Figured I would
> see if anyone out there has experience (positive or negative) with this item:
> The Moviestuff 'Retro 8' Film Scanner for Super 8 (there are also versions
> for 9.5 and 16).
> It looks cool... albeit the resolution seems to be potentially too low for
> some applications. I have found 720 to sometimes be a flattering resolution
> for Super 8 as it can roll off the grain a bit, but I don't think it is ideal
> for all applications. Personally I really want that grain. I do like the idea
> of having a coffee while this unit transfers my Super 8 film on my kitchen
> table in 4.5 mins though.
> What do we all think?
> Alex Balkam
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