Re: So where can I buy a optical printer???????

From: 40 Frames (email suppressed)
Date: Tue Aug 05 2008 - 14:08:56 PDT

On Tue, Aug 5, 2008 at 1:48 PM, Nicky Hamlyn <email suppressed
> wrote:

> The first optical printer I ever used was built by William Raban, who used
> an old 16mm projector (that had to be hand cranked with an L shaped piece of
> heavy wire!) a Bolex, lens, diffuser and bellows, all mounted on an old
> lathe bed. It worked very well.
> If all else fails....
> Nicky Hamlyn.

Peter Rose also built his own optical printer. The results can be seen in *The
Man Who Could Not See Far Enough*.


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