[Konvas] Cinema Digest, Vol 117, Issue 5

Adam Frey thefirstrule at chainsawlinux.com
Mon Jan 11 10:07:51 EST 2016

On Jan 10, 2016, at 4:01 PM, colcam at aim.com wrote:
> Considering that the "ultra 8" is a recreation of the Techno8 and inferior to the Native8 DSD formats, none of which has much of a projector or transfer unit base, the Super8 format makes better sense and shows off the staggered grain look versus fixed pixels of digital work.

Super8 footage can be cropped into a 14x9 without much loss (much like most older TV shows have been cropped to fit onto a 16x9 TV screen without much notice of the black bars on the sides), but it still means less resolution...


Adam Frey
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