Arri BL 16mm CameraFilm Cameras
Item available for renting only.
Arriflex BL 16mm film camera 12v Requires 4-pin XLR for Power Notes: The Arriflex BL and its lens are self-blimped to reduce residual noise for location sync sound requirements. The camera, with lens and 400ft magazine weigh 18 pounds. Has an electric clap function which fogs three frames of film until camera reaches 24fps. Runs on a 12V battery which can be in the form of belt or block. FAVA's Arriflex BL camera also has a heater that will keep the camera and battery going in below 0 degree temperatures. The 400ft magazine is displacement type. It runs forward and reverse. Requires collapsible core. The motor is variable speed from 1 to 50 fps. Camera claims perfect registration in foreward and reverse. It features through the lens focusing and viewing. Image is parallax free, erect and correct left to right. Image in finder is brilliant as light reaches film and finder intermittently. The shutter is 180 degree mirror reflex that rotaes at a 45 degree angle between the lens and film plane. In closed position it reflects image to finder. In open position it reflects image to film. Exposure at 24fps = 1/48th second. The area surrounding the format markings on the ground glass are subdued against the viewfinder field so objects located outside the picture aperature may be seen on film.
Comes with: -2 x Mags -Snap on matte box -Angenieux 9.5-95mm lens T2.2
ser.# MCSO1327 Machida Computer Systems