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by Mechtec
Tue Mar 05, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: General Discussions About the Mitchell Camera
Topic: Mitchell 16 Professional Camera ads
Replies: 3
Views: 1755

Re: Mitchell 16 Professional Camera ads

The 1st sales brochure is from 1946. Is that the year the 16mm camera was introduced? Hi, Charlie, I went through the American Cinematographer magazine and it appears that the first Mitchell 16 were delivered in November 1946, precisely a year after initial announcement. Mitchell had invited to a p...
by Mechtec
Sat May 19, 2018 7:35 am
Forum: General Discussions About the Mitchell Camera
Topic: Mitchell 16 Professional Camera ads
Replies: 3
Views: 1755

Re: Mitchell 16 Professional Camera ads

https://archive.org/stream/americancine ... 4/mode/2up

Found this ad, as you can see from the November issue of the American Cinematographer magazine.
1945 ad for Mitchell 16.jpg
That was an early announcement, if not the first. When the first model was sold remains to be clarified.
by Mechtec
Fri Feb 10, 2017 12:50 am
Forum: General Discussions About the Mitchell Camera
Topic: What they did on the set before the Mitchell BNC and NC
Replies: 7
Views: 2426

Re: What they did on the set before the Mitchell BNC and NC

ezeecomeezgo, it’s a Bell & Howell Standard with 1000-ft. mag on. One can tell by the shiny housing frame and the size.