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SD Telecine for 16 mm or 35 mm

REAL-TIME, High Resolution Digital Scanning of
16mm and 35mm Sound Film

NEWS:  flashtransfer digital telecine integrates with Front Porch Digital’s SAMMA Solo to provide access to news and other film libraries.

The combined solution will be shown at NAB 2009
in booth SU6117. Click here to read the press release

Archives, Studios, Broadcasters, Businesses and Schools with film collections in need of migration or access will appreciate the low comparative cost, high productivity, simple operation and safe film handling of flashtransfer.

  • The continuous motion film path is gentle on film
  • There’s no pull-down claw to rip sprockets.
  • Integrated Color Correction with recallable presets helps maximize picture quality.
  • Simple design means an easy learning curve, negligible operating cost, and a lasting investment.

MWA Nova’s packed a terrific punch into this package!

• 3 x 1/2” CCD image sensors for quality images
• 800 TV-line resolution
• 14 bit, 4:2:2 Digital Signal Processing (internal)
• Integrated scratch reduction
•Two integrated color correction systems
allow RGB matching, gamma, black adjustment
• LED array light source for stable, uniform color
•Light color adjustable
• Remote allows color preset memorization and
   recall for color correction changes
• Smooth, gentle, continuous motion transport
• Variable play speed: 15-30 fps (NTSC) 7-25 fps (PAL)
• Visible Picture in Shuttle Mode up to 250 fps (35mm)
   and 600 fps (16mm)
• Optical sound heads for white halogen,
   red LED and optional Dolby SRD, DTS, SDDS digital
• Magnetic audio heads optional-up to 4 tr. (35mm)
• RS-422 and IEEE-1394 (Firewire) machine control
• Bi-phase output allows external devices like audio
   players and recorders to track film movement
•Genlock enables synchronization to video
systems for fades, effects and titles in one pass
• Negligible running costs!

New Features introduced Spring 2009

  • C2 Cine Time Code Inserter/Control: Provides control of flashtransfer over RS-422 from computer video capture card, linear editor or Video recorder such as Digital Betacam.
  • Optical/Magnetic Sound Switching System
  • Magnetic Head Roller Defeat
  • Take Up Spool Retaining Arm (not pictured)

Click here to download flashtransfer product information sheet.

Call or e-mail for an appointment to see 16mm and 35mm clips transferred on flashtransfer, and get questions answered !


Updated Friday, April 17, 2009 4:32 PM TL