Analog magic, meet modern convenience. We’ve reimagined the KODAK Super 8 Camera for filmmakers looking to stand out. Putting the beauty of film back into filmmaking, the new Super 8 Camera lets you embrace the analog aesthetic, while harnessing today’s technology. Shooting, editing and sharing made simple.
Features at a glance:
Interchangeable C-Mount Lens Standard C-mount provides rapid lens changes and works with variety of new and existing lenses to maximize creativity, or use adapters to expand lens range even further
Extended Film Gate 11% expanded film gate provides larger image, improved image quality and modern widescreen aspect ratio
4” LCD Viewfinder Digital, rotating 4” LCD viewfinder lets filmmakers see what they’re filming on expanded screen and from multiple angles
Latest Film Technology All the various Kodak film stocks for daylight and tungsten can be used; three color negative stocks, one black & white, and one color reversal film stock give full visual creativity in filmmaking and storytelling
in all ranges of lighting
Connectivity & Crystal Sync Onboard digital sound recording to SD card via audio-in jack and external mic or audio device (not included); Crystal Sync facilitates post-production synchronization
Versatile Handling Top handle, pistol grip, with large, articulated LCD viewfinder provide comfortable and versatile shooting angles
Frame Rates Frame rate choices include 18, 24, 25 and 36 frames per second (with Crystal Sync for 24 and 25 FPS)
Exposure Meter Internal exposure meter appears on viewfinder display; aperture on lens can be adjusted, giving full manual control of exposure
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Interchangeable C-Mount Lens
The new Super 8 Camera comes equipped with a wide-angle 6mm 1:1.2 C-mount lens. Use any other C-mount prime lens or use adapters to mount other lenses in your kit. Experiment with vintage lenses for a retro feel.
A complete cinematographer’s tool in your hands. Ready for your vision.
16:9 (widescreen) shooting and increased visual resolution. The Super 8 Camera’s extended gate captures more image area on the film strip – 11% greater than traditional S8 cameras.
This 14:9 full frame gives your Super 8 Films the flexibility to integrate and intercut with other modern media capture formats and seamlessly fill the frame of today’s TV and video screens.
4’’ LCD Viewfinder
Composing shots on Super 8 is easier than ever. The LCD swivels, allowing a wide range of shooting angles.
And thanks to its expanded screen, navigating features like aspect ratio overlays, interactive menus and camera settings is intuitive and straightforward.
Today’s Latest Film Technology
Each Super 8 cartridge is loaded with 50 feet of Kodak’s professional film - choose from 3 different KODAK VISION3 Color Negative Film stocks, or reversal stocks like TRI-X Black & White Reversal Film or the newly released EKTACHROME Color Reversal Film.
The possibilities are endless, and Kodak has the film to suit any lighting.
An on-board sound recorder. External microphone connectivity. An integrated SD card slot to record your sound, before combining it with your footage in post-production. Audio output for checking sound levels. Micro HDMI out for external image control
and digital video assist.
Four frame rates from 18 to 36 FPS, including Crystal Sync at 24 and 25 FPS.
Digital connectivity combined with analog capture to help you create like never before.
Sleek top handle design with an integrated run button to start shooting.
Comfortable handling. Perfect in any setting, from studio set to hand-held action.
Switch easily to a removable pistol grip with run button for a traditional Super 8 camera feel and eye-level shots.