How important is 8mm film? The Zapruder film, Stephen Spielberg’s first movie, and the invasion of normandy were all shot on 8mm film. Which means it’s high time someone turned a Super 8 into a digital camera with a Raspberry Pi. Here’s more from element14 presents:
One man’s trash is a maker’s treasure! Clem found a super8 camera in the trash and soon realized that the original analog films and the processing is crazy expensive nowadays. So he creates a replacement for the film cartridge that turns the super8 camera into a digital one!
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