Series 2005.006.19 - Motion-picture cameras

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Motion-picture cameras

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2005.006.19

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  • [ca. 1929 - ca. 1959] (Manufacturing)

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50 pieces of photographic equipment : motion picture cameras

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Series contains cameras that use film to capture moving images for display. While still image cameras expose one image at a time on photographic film, motion picture cameras take a series of images (or frames) on long strips of film that are then played back using a projector. The speed at which the film is projected matches that which it was taken, a speed (or frame rate) of 24 frames per second was long the standard in the motion picture industry, and is enough to appear to the human eye as motion and not simply a string of still images. Most of the cameras in this series are for amateur or "home movie" use.

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Items in this sereis were donated to the Ryerson University Library and Archives from several different sources and arranged in the Camera Collection by type.

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Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.

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Photographic & motion picture editing and viewing equipment series

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