I appreciate there are still purists out there who will use nothing other than traditional analogue film
Experimenting with analogue film
, Magdy creates surreal landscapes that show nature as beautiful and savage.
Moharram realised that "Kodak was failing in its attempt to remake its analogue film
business for the digital age.
Photography enthusiasts say analogue film
produces warm, organic tones that digital film can't reproduce.
Cameras which run on analogue film
have been discontinued, which means if the Partnership wants to replace them, it has to pay for the newer, digital model.
However, the fragile 1920s analogue film
reels have deteriorated and the BFI is undertaking a mammoth project to restore Hitchcock's silent movies to their former glory in digital form before it is too late.
The latest kit to be dipped in chrome is Lomo's analogue film
snappers, AKA The Chromiacs.
With more than 10 years of constant refinement, Stop Motion Pro pioneered the integration of camera technology and computer-based workflow that transformed analogue film
processing to digital processing, saving film production companies thousands of dollars and speeding up the production process from days to hours.
It is only in the last 30 years that digital photography has matured to anywhere near to being able to compete with analogue film
quality, and yet the photographic process has been with us now for only a few decades short of 200 years.
Those fragile 1920s analogue film
reels will only deteriorate further, however, and the BFI wants to revive them in digital form before it is too late.
Picture another scenario where analogue film
out-lives or survives computer technology.
Also on display will be the Smart 342L(TM) colour flatbed scanner, with the SmartDot(TM) application for analogue film
scanning, the Monoscan L(TM) large-format scanner for lineart and capture of pre-screened separations, the Leaf CatchLight(TM) digital camera back and the Leaf Digital Camera Back II Live(TM), a digital camera back that offers live video capability for easy image set-up and control.