Re: labels/original intent of post

From: Sam Wells (email suppressed)
Date: Sun Jul 02 2006 - 18:30:14 PDT

> I also agree (who would disagree?) that HD is inferior to film in
> terms of how
> it captures light --- but it is far superior to "video" as it has
> been known,
> and in the hands of experienced cinematographers the results can be
> quite
> stunning.

Yes but film can look good in the hands of inept cinematographers,
that's the problem ;-)

>>> The first movie made on video (16mm videotape) and released to
>>> major theaters, that I know of was Frank Zappa's "200 Motels,"

I don't know about first (what about the TAMI Show ?) but anyway, it
was "50.8mm" videotape.....


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