“Some Days . . .” Update – 2012 November 4

get a 2 frame_0_trimmed_scaledI worked on my film “Some Days . . .” this week. I want to submit it for the 2013 Hundred Dollar Film Festival.  http://100dollarfilmfestival.org/

I originally did the film for last year’s festival, but I wasn’t happy with the image quality, so I withdrew it. I hope I get it right this time.

I took out a camera Tuesday, shot on Wednesday, returned the camera Thursday, and sent the film to the lab Friday. It usually takes about 2 weeks to get back.

I didn’t use up all of the film in my shoot, so I finished off the roll with some experimental shots. Maybe I can use them as a starting point for a new film for the 2014 festival.

The camera I used, a Canon 16mm Scoopic, came with a manual. I’ve used Scoopics for about 16 years and never saw a manual before. I picked up a few useful tidbits from it.

Note 2015 May 20: I fixed a broken link.

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