Re: [Frameworks] !6mm camera info resource

2012-01-11 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2012-01-10, at 1:29 PM, David Tetzlaff wrote: I've updated my little 16mm resources webpage -- http://djt16.110mb.com/ -- with the addition of some camera manuals. These are (mostly) .pdfs made from my own scans of stuff not already freely available on the web AFAIK. Specifically, I

Re: [Frameworks] War Films Featuring Prayer

2012-02-20 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Paths of Glory comes to mind. JL ___ FrameWorks mailing list FrameWorks@jonasmekasfilms.com https://mailman-mail5.webfaction.com/listinfo/frameworks

Re: [Frameworks] First person narrative

2012-02-23 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2012-02-23, at 11:01 AM, Gene Youngblood wrote: Colleagues, Can anyone think of narrative (or storytelling) films that use the first-person, present tense (subjective) mode of address, other than in interior monologues? It must be done through speech, so “direct cinema” (a form of

Re: [Frameworks] Ektachrome RIP????

2012-03-02 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2012-03-02, at 10:32 AM, Beebe,Roger W wrote: Does Fuji make Velvia in super 8? I'm supposed to be headed to Berlin in May with a bunch of students to make super 8 films for 5 weeks, and it's going to be a big bummer if all we have to shoot on by then is Tri-X. (Or will we even have

Re: [Frameworks] digital Bolex - Well, there isnt one.

2012-03-14 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2012-03-14, at 11:06 AM, Alistair Stray wrote: In the behind the scenes video for shooting 'one small step', which they claim to have shot with the prototype, you can see that their shooting with a Prosilica GX2300 machine vision camera.

Re: [Frameworks] Traders? Sellers? Broken Scoopics? Boulex Lenses?

2012-07-31 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2012-07-31, at 2:30 PM, alex.mccar...@gmail.com wrote: Hey, So I've had a Scoopic 16M with a jacked up lens and a Bolex Rex-5 without lenses for awhile and I think it's about time to solve either problem. Does anyone have: A broken Scoopic with a well cared for lens? OR A need

Re: [Frameworks] Seeking recommendations for service on Beaulieu cameras

2012-10-27 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2012-10-27, at 9:13 AM, David Tetzlaff wrote: What kind of Beaulieu is it? Actually, I have a clockwork R-16 that seems to have a bad spring motor. The run is really short and it poops out at the end instead of running strong until it stops. I was hoping to find someone who

[Frameworks] Interesting find

2012-12-02 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Hi Nicholas, Just stumbled upon this patent for a cartridge holding either UP8 2.8 or 3.1 http://www.google.com/patents/US3687532.pdf Obviously nobody ever built a camera around it, but fascinating nevertheless. Cheers, Jean-Louis___ FrameWorks

[Frameworks] JK Optical Printer

2012-12-05 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Looking for spare 16mm and 8mm gates for the JK Optical Printer. Even defective items will be considered. Jean-Louis Montreal, Canada ___ FrameWorks mailing list FrameWorks@jonasmekasfilms.com https://mailman-mail5.webfaction.com/listinfo/frameworks

Re: [Frameworks] Analogue Film

2012-12-16 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2012-12-16, at 11:53 AM, Robert Schaller wrote: Thanks for this, Ms Kino! Both Cinevia and Kahl make 16mm as well as S8. Unfortunately for those of us not in Germany or even the EU, international shipping makes buying these stocks prohibitive. Is anyone in the US importing them?

Re: [Frameworks] Eiki Xenon Repair?

2013-02-26 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2013-02-26, at 1:04 PM, Adam Paradis wrote: Hi All, I have a 16mm Eiki EX 3500A Xenon projector. When projecting, the frame is brighter on one side than the other. I am trying to find information on realigning/centering the bulb to even out the brightness but can not seem to find a

Re: [Frameworks] Super 8 Colour Reversal Film/Ektachrome 100D

2013-04-04 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2013-04-04, at 9:01 AM, Imogen Pring wrote: Dear all, Would anybody be able to help me out and tell me where I can buy online some colour reversal film for Super8? I have always used Ektachrome 100D but am struggling to find anywhere that sells it now at a reasonable price, or even

Re: [Frameworks] Super 8 Work Prints

2013-07-24 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2013-07-24, at 2:26 AM, ben.weinst...@mindspring.com wrote: Hey I was wondering since they dont make reversal film anymore, do labs make super 8 work prints now? ___ FrameWorks mailing list FrameWorks@jonasmekasfilms.com

Re: [Frameworks] 16mm synchronizers with sound

2014-01-25 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Somewhere in my junk, I have some stand alone optical readers that you plug into a sqwawk box. I don't recall they were ever tested but you're welcome to have them. Jean-Louis Sent from my iPod On Jan 25, 2014, at 2:34 PM, Scott Dorsey klu...@panix.com wrote: 1. No, as far as I know,

Re: [Frameworks] 16mm Moviola for sale, Boston Area

2014-03-23 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
I'll let you know if anything crops up. Jean-Louis Sent from my iPod On Mar 23, 2014, at 6:10 PM, Roger Wilson rogerdwil...@sympatico.ca wrote: Im dying to get my hands on a 16mm flatbed edit table so if anyone ever hears of one in the Ottawa Canada area going cheap please let me know. I

Re: [Frameworks] Kodak Pageant 250 AMP SCHEMATICS

2014-04-24 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Have you looked at the Film Tech site? There's a manual for the AV-126 http://www.film-tech.com/warehouse/manuals/KODAKAV126TRSERVICE.pdf Maybe it's the similar? Jean-Louis On Thursday, April 24, 2014, sherm...@uwm.edu wrote: Does anyone have or know where I can find the schematics for all

Re: [Frameworks] increasing bulb brightness 16mm

2014-05-10 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Also, if you are controlling the venue, take a good look at the screen material and its reflectance. A long narrow hall could benefit from a directional type of screen. Jean-Louis On 2014-05-08, at 10:55 AM, Alex MacKenzie wrote: Does anyone have any expertise/experience around increasing

Re: [Frameworks] Looking to buy 16mm Camera

2014-05-21 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Hi Nicholas, This is Jean-Louis Seguin from Montreal. I have a number of Bolexes and Arriflexes for sale. The cameras are cheap these days but the lenses have become more expensive. If you would like more information, you can email me at: bolext...@gmail.com Jean-Louis Sent from my iPod

[Frameworks] Double super8 film

2014-06-21 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Hello Frameworkers, For your information, I have very recently made inquiries with Kodak Canada and Kodak USA about the issue of a special order of DS8. The stock chosen for discussion was Vision3 50D color negative. While no specific quantities were discussed, a starting price of $25,000 USD

Re: [Frameworks] Adaptor Sources for Super 8mm and Reg 8mm viewers

2014-08-05 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
I have quite a few of these. Contact me at: bolext...@gmail.com Jean-Louis Sent from my iPod On Aug 5, 2014, at 8:54 PM, Info i...@oddballfilm.com wrote: Hello all: I'm searching for a source for adaptors for Super 8mm and Reg 8mm hand cranked viewers and reels. Any suggestions

Re: [Frameworks] MovieStuff Retro 8 Film Scanner

2014-08-20 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
The Small Gauge Film Forum on the filmshooting.com website has many comments from users and discussion about the Retro-8 machine. Check it out. Jean-Louis Sent from my iPod On Aug 20, 2014, at 9:57 AM, Alex Balkam blueswingingd...@gmail.com wrote: Hey Frameworks - Not sure if this

Re: [Frameworks] Kodak Film Stocks to be Discontinued, Announced in December

2014-08-30 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
I wouldn't be too dismayed at the disappearance of Tri-X. Both ADOX and ORWO produce black and white reversal that is at least equal in quality to Tri-X. The new ADOX CHS-II in Super8 has received rave reviews since it's introduction and most users seem to find it superior to Tri-X. I would

Re: [Frameworks] Kodak Film Stocks to be Discontinued, Announced in December

2014-08-30 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
being offered in most of these devoted manufacturers... All best, Pablo. On Saturday, August 30, 2014 12:52 PM, Jean-Louis Seguin bolext...@gmail.com wrote: I wouldn't be too dismayed at the disappearance of Tri-X. Both ADOX and ORWO produce black and white reversal

Re: [Frameworks] Kodak Film Stocks to be Discontinued, Announced in December

2014-08-30 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2014-08-30, at 2:05 PM, Roger Wilson wrote: Hi Jean-Louis, I would be interested in hearing more about these other options for bw. I know of Orwo but I find it hard to obtain their stocks here in Canada unless you know of somewhere other then LIFT in Toronto? LIFT carries a few of

Re: [Frameworks] Kodak Film Stocks to be Discontinued, Announced in December

2014-08-30 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Kodak, probably because they have dominated the US market for years. Any recomendation on how to locate the others for those who are like me? On 8/30/2014 12:53 PM, Jean-Louis Seguin wrote: Cheap shot? Maybe. I'm just so disappointed in Kodak, personally. I meet filmmakers all

Re: [Frameworks] date coding on kodak s-8mm cartridges

2014-09-08 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Nowhere in those batch numbers is there any clue to the manufacturing date or expiry date. Only Kodak would know for sure. Look at p.11 of the Kodak Motion Picture Catalog for an explanation of those numbers. Jean-Louis Sent from my iPod On Sep 8, 2014, at 4:41 PM, Marco Poloni

Re: [Frameworks] date coding on kodak s-8mm cartridges

2014-09-09 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
ON the package. I guess I just have to trust Kodak's practice of doing good business. http://motion.kodak.com/motion/uploadedFiles/Guide_to_Identifying_Year_of_Manufacture.pdf Best, Marco On 9 September 2014 03:27, Jean-Louis Seguin bolext...@gmail.com wrote: Nowhere in those batch numbers

Re: [Frameworks] Bolex EL Power question

2014-09-19 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
If you're not using the camera often, you can power it from a 12V lantern battery available everywhere for around $15. They are not rechargeable but rated at 7Ah, so you have plenty of power for hours and hours of running. Jean-Louis On 2014-09-19, at 11:40 AM, Dominic Angerame wrote: Thanks

Re: [Frameworks] Bolex H16 Rex3 crystal sync motor

2014-10-23 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2014-10-22, at 1:36 PM, Bernd Luetzeler wrote: Dear Frameworkers! I am looking for a crystal sync motor for my Bolex H16 Rex3 which has a 1:8 shaft with 4mm diameter. Ideal would be a TSC Revolution motor with Single-frame/Time Lapse + Crystal Sync, since that would just offer all

Re: [Frameworks] wide angle projector lense for a Kodak CT1000

2015-02-17 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
How wide do you need? There is a 38mm, a 25mm and a 12.5mm I believe. There are a few on eBay right now. Jean-Louis On 2015-02-17, at 9:20 AM, Dominic Angerame wrote: Does anyone know where I can purchase such an item. There used to be a Buhl lense for both this Kodak Projector and other

Re: [Frameworks] VS motor for Arriflex S camera

2015-02-11 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
I have one, Jon. Email me at: bolext...@gmail.com Jean-Louis Sent from my iPhone On Feb 10, 2015, at 10:16 PM, Jon Behrens bolex...@msn.com wrote: Hello Frameworkers I was wondering if any of you have any leads on where one would go to purchase a VS motor for and a Arriflex S camera . I

Re: [Frameworks] Super 8 to 35mm blowup?

2015-03-18 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Our glorious tax dollars at work! Jean-Louis Sent from my iPhone On Mar 18, 2015, at 8:25 AM, Amanda Christie ama...@amandadawnchristie.ca wrote: I was just at the National Archives of Canada Preservation Centre this week, and they have AMAZING optical blow up facilities. they have all

Re: [Frameworks] bolex/camera repair training

2015-03-19 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Hi Judith, I have been repairing cameras professionally since 1980. I graduated from the long defunct National Camera camera repair course. The first few years, I did mostly still cameras. Since 1989, movie cameras exclusively, 16mm and some super8. My speciality is Bolex 16mm equipment. It

Re: [Frameworks] Subbing on film

2015-03-09 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2015-03-09, at 12:12 PM, Roger D. Wilson wrote: Does anyone know what film manufacturers use as their subbing layer on film stock so that the emulsion adheres to the base? Thanks Roger Sent from Outlook Roger, I briefly scanned my copy of Making Kodak Film by Robert L.

Re: [Frameworks] Jean-Louis Seguin retired?

2015-02-27 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
, Just the Concordia side of life. :) He can still be reached at bolext...@gmail.com. Cheers, Nicholas On Fri, Feb 27, 2015 at 1:38 PM, 40 Frames i...@40frames.org wrote: Jean-Louis Seguin... did you retire from Bolex camera repair, or just from your position at Concordia? Best

Re: [Frameworks] Battery for super-8 Beaulieu 4008ZM4

2015-04-22 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
A new battery is no less than $200 USD. Plus you might Need a new charger. JL Sent from my iPhone On Apr 22, 2015, at 12:19 PM, Ken Paul Rosenthal kenpaulrosent...@hotmail.com wrote: Super 8 Sound in Burbank, CA sells *new* battery packs for the Beaulieu 4008. Hopefully, it will work

Re: [Frameworks] Battery for super-8 Beaulieu 4008ZM4

2015-04-21 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Irv Higdon passed away in 2013. Sent from my iPhone On Apr 21, 2015, at 8:08 PM, Roger D. Wilson rogerdwil...@sympatico.ca wrote: Hi Fred, I have one that was built and sold by a guy named Irving Higdon. I do not have a phone number but I believe he is in Granada Hills California?

Re: [Frameworks] Battery for super-8 Beaulieu 4008ZM4

2015-04-21 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
The original pack can be re-celled. Or if you really need more capacity, you can power it from an external power supply. I offer these services in Canada. Jean-Louis Sent from my iPhone On Apr 21, 2015, at 7:27 PM, Fred Camper f...@fredcamper.com wrote: I have one of these cameras. I

Re: [Frameworks] Battery for super-8 Beaulieu 4008ZM4

2015-04-22 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
soldering too intimidating yourself). Not to take business away from Jean-Louis or Phil, but those guys' time and expertise are waay above the necessary skill level -- it's like hiring a Indy car mechanic to change your oil... On Apr 22, 2015, at 10:56 AM, Jean-Louis Seguin wrote: A new

Re: [Frameworks] Seeking 16mm Hi-Con film stock

2015-05-07 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
LIFT has 3378 at their store. JL Sent from my iPhone On May 7, 2015, at 7:41 PM, alexisannehazelw...@gmail.com wrote: Greetings from San Francisco! I'm working on a rayogram experimental film for my senior thesis and am looking for more hi-con film stock. I've been calling all the

Re: [Frameworks] Super 8 expiration dates?

2015-04-03 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2015-04-03, at 8:57 PM, Alan wrote: Hello all, I am having a hard time decoding the information on the side of some Super8 film I have (3 rolls of recent color negative, and 3 rolls of somewhat older Ektachrome). I'm trying to figure out if there is an expiration date somewhere in the

[Frameworks] Looking for 35/32 slitter

2015-06-08 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Looking for one of these beasts for a special project. Any leads appreciated. Thanks! Jean-Louis ___ FrameWorks mailing list FrameWorks@jonasmekasfilms.com https://mailman-mail5.webfaction.com/listinfo/frameworks

Re: [Frameworks] Replacement Xenon Lamp for Elmo

2015-07-03 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Best people to ask if you're in Montreal is Robert Film Services. http://www.robertfilmservices.com/ Jean-Louis Sent from my iPhone On Jul 3, 2015, at 12:37 PM, cont...@benjaminrtaylor.com wrote: Hi list, Anyone have any good leads on where to get a replacement lamp for an Elmo

Re: [Frameworks] Removing turret arm from Bolex h16

2015-08-13 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
One extra detail. The arm has to be folded over to cover the lens opening when doing this. Jean-Louis On 2015-08-13, at 10:29 AM, Pip Chodorov wrote: Robbie, It's very easy to remove. You push in the retractable pin from the side. It's a bit like a toilet roll dispenser. There's a

Re: [Frameworks] Eyemo camera repair

2015-11-28 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
015, at 6:30 PM, Jon Behrens <bolex...@msn.com> wrote: > > The spring is pretty much toast I think, I am wondering if I should try and > get it fixed or find another one . > > Sent from my iPhone > >> On Nov 28, 2015, at 11:21 AM, Jean-Louis Seguin <bolext...@gmai

Re: [Frameworks] Eyemo camera repair

2015-11-28 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
On 2015-11-28, at 11:46 AM, Jon Behrens wrote: > > Hello everyone , can anyone suggest a place to for Eyemo camera repair > > Thanks > Jon What seems to be the problem with it? Jean-Louis ___ FrameWorks mailing list FrameWorks@jonasmekasfilms.com

Re: [Frameworks] Eyemo camera repair

2015-11-28 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
I'm happy to help if I > can. > > Cheers, > > Todd > > > > On Sat, 28 Nov 2015 15:30:37 -0800, Jon Behrens <bolex...@msn.com> wrote: > The spring is pretty much toast I think, I am wondering if I should try and > get it fixed or find

Re: [Frameworks] SCOOPIC 16 battery recalling (Spain/Europe)

2016-01-19 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
The original replacement is either Varta 5/V350H or 5/CP300H Not sure because of overall length. Of course you'll need two. Google these numbers on the Varta site. Should be able to find it, maybe thru Conrad. Jean-Louis Sent from my iPhone > On Jan 19, 2016, at 4:15 AM, Mark Ostrowski

Re: [Frameworks] Looking for Steenbeck 6000 16/35 timing belts

2016-02-19 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
I only have the 83 in stock. I have ordered them from Dinamica in Spain Here's the information: DINAMICA Distribuciones, S.A. Ctra N-II. Km.592.6 08740 - Sant Andreu de la Barca - BARCELONA Tel. 93-653 35 00 Fax. 93-653 35 08 E-mail : dinam...@dinamica.net

Re: [Frameworks] Guillotine Splicer

2017-06-09 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Try http://www.cutfilm.com/used.html Jean-Louis Sent from my iPhone > On Jun 9, 2017, at 2:14 PM, Dominic Angerame > wrote: > > I am looking for a part to a 16mm guillotine splicer. The bottom plate with > pegs and the bolts to fasten the plate. > > Also a used

Re: [Frameworks] Seeking Projector Manual (Eiki EX-2000A)

2017-09-18 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
I'm not an expert but It would seem that the EX-2000 is the same as the N-series except for the Xenon lamp circuitry. Manual for N-series here: http://www.film-tech.com/warehouse/manuals/EIKINSERVICE.pdf Jean-Louis Sent from my iPhone > On Sep 18, 2017, at 9:23 PM, Steve Polta

Re: [Frameworks] Film supplies in Japan

2017-09-10 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Contact: http://retro8.com/english/englishindex.html Cheers, Jean-Louis Sent from my iPhone > On Sep 10, 2017, at 8:29 PM, Ignacio Tamarit > wrote: > > Hi Frameworks, > > Does anybody know where to buy film supplies in japan? splicing tape, leader > etc... > >

Re: [Frameworks] film scanner

2018-02-11 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
Could you please tell me more about your technician and the crystal sync circuit that he has devised. Thanks, Jean-Louis Sent from my iPhone > On Feb 11, 2018, at 5:45 AM, Pip Chodorov wrote: > > . Our technician in Paris has made a tiny crystal sync circuit that will

Re: [Frameworks] crystal sync super-8

2018-02-11 Thread Jean-Louis Seguin
ros (unless your >> camera also needs some other revisions). >> >> We hope to offer some crystal sync cameras on our webshop soon. Christophe >> has been busy so we're down now to one S800 for sale but he has a series of >> Nizos that will be ready soon, and