Beaulieu 2008S Automatic Reflex Control Type: , This superb Super 8 camera has been built from 1965-68 by Marcel Beaulieu's famous french company. The Beaulieu range includes the only Super-8 cameras to have a C-mount allowing the cameras to accept a wide range of cine lenses more usually seen on 16 mm. Minolta Autopak-8 D6 Type: , Silent Super 8 camera built from 1970 till 1974. Clockwork operated, Cds external exposure meter, automatic and manual exposure control, built-in wratten filter, manual backlight correction, footage meter, detachable grip. In 1976 it cost over £800 with the Schnieder lens and over £900 with the Angenieux lens. Single frame requires a special accessory.
Clockwork driven, requires 2x1,3V coin cells for automatic mode. The specification is very similar to that of the 2008; the speed range is extended to 70 f. Lens: Chinon Reflex Zoom F:1. The camera will do fades and lap dissolves, fading sound and picture. In that respect, the 4008-series is a uniquely didactic camera, teaching newcomers and oldtimers about the correlatives of physics in cinematography. Alternative lenses for this camera were introduced; the Schneider 6 mm. For many, it's still one of the killer features of Beaulieu as their cameras simply ignore the occasionally inconsistent Super 8 cartridge notch codes by Kodak, and all the problems this may cause today.
It gives 9, 18, 24 and 36 f. Export version similar to the 1x8 C-2 that came with cyrillic labels. Manual provided by Walter Brunner, Austria. The web site is slowly getting under control again as he tries to take over some of Stephanie's responsibilities, and learns some of the mysteries of Dreamweaver. I do not convert from one currency to the other; market conditions vary and camera prices were often very different in the U. The 2008S is not a sound camera. Just move the camera and watch the diaphram ring : you will see it move in response to changes in light intensity - quite a fascinating experience that will not fail to draw appreciative comments by onlookers.
It has a Schneider 8 mm. Functions are quite similar to the 4008 series. Quick answer: Q1: Yes Q2: Yes, see Q1 Q3: Yes P. Is it possible, at this point, to have the camera serviced to use the original battery or a recelled battery? The 6008 S was produced between 1979-83. Hi, I just got a Beaulieu 2008s and it is equipped with an exterior battery pack. Today, you wouldn't really use the built-in gelatine filter at all without having it checked or replaced although they age much better than thought , so have the filter key inserted all the time, and use a filter on the front lens. However, this information is not always available to me, in which case I use whichever I can get.
I keep seeing bjorn's name mentioned and am wondering if he could help? The response of the Reglomatic system is monitored, during filming, by means of a built-in monitor pointer. Hi, I just got a Beaulieu 2008s and it is equipped with an exterior battery pack. With the Angenieux 8 mm. Rare and hard to get. So about to do some tests with this camera.
Camera models up to the serial number xxx8699 series A or series 1 require a different voltage than camera models bearing a serial number higher then xxx8700 series B or series 2. Pieces An on-line look at cameras etc. Eumig mini 3 zoom reflex Type: , Le look le plus cool. The Reglomatic is the answer for total automation. The answer is simple - batteries. Fred will continue to run the business to the best of his ability. I keep seeing bjorn's name mentioned and am wondering if he could help? Stephanie died peacefully on 19th April after a short stay in hospital.
Has an electric motor instead of the usual clockwork drive. Synchronex S8 Type: , , A Super 8 camera that connects with an external tape recorder. Unlike with later Beaulieu camera generations, the 2008-series' operational logic is built around Kodak's original default for Super 8 that one could only buy Tungsten film stock but would shoot it mostly outdoors in Daylight setting. It was the time when cameras replaced the hippie amulets. This disengages the Reglomatic system and allows manual control of the diaphram ring with or without photocell guidance. .
The silent Super 8Eumig mini 3 series, built from around 1971-1978. Fully charged, the batteries are supposed to be good for about 10 films at 18 f. If he can do such a thing how can I contact him? Single frame requires a special accessory. Beaulieu changed the standard for its power supply midway through the Beaulieu 2008-series. Most variants are sound cameras, all have a reflex viewfinder and adjustable aperture settings.
If he can do such a thing how can I contact him? In 1977, it cost almost £700. It offers speeds from 2 to 50 f. Built from 1982-1986 by japanese company Chinon Sanshin Optical , Tokyo. The system computes the data delivered by the reflex photocell and responds accordingly by actuating the iris diaphragm ring a reliable and precise mechanism which gives an image of improved definition. She had been suffering from acute cervical cancer.
I am currently away from my office and can't access the data, but would be able to do so next week. Intervalometer sheet provided by Mike O'Connor, Scotland. Just trying to see if I was going to do an tungsten test what settings I need to have to be most successful. Note: I like to give price information in both sterling and American dollars. It works fine, but I find the exterior battery pack cumbersome. Beaulieu 5008 S Type: , A rugged Beaulieu Super 8 sound camera, bulit in two variants, from 1974-1980. Manual provided by Walter Brunner, Austria.