[Tig] Regular 8mm Film That No Longer Measures 8mm Wide

Marc Wielage mfw at musictrax.com
Sat Dec 17 06:55:03 GMT 2011


On 12/16/11 2:54 PM, "John A. Mozzer" <jamworks at earthlink.net> wrote:

> What is the aspect ratio supposed to be when measuring from the right
> edge of sprocket holes to the right edge of the image in a frame?
>------------------------------<snip>------------------------------<

A comparison of the relative sizes of Regular 8 and Super 8 are on
Wikipedia, with a diagram at this link:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:8mm_and_super8.png

I think it works out to "1.36" for 8mm, and "1.44" for Super 8mm. Not a
gigantic difference.

--Marc W.






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