7OMM Film Cameras at Todd-AO Festival
Two 65mm cameras will be on display in the Schauburg Cinerama
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The Magellan 65 in May 2018. Picture
by Thomas Hauerslev|
Magellan 65 - This entirely new 65mm camera
has been designed and manufactured completely from the ground up by Tommy
Madsen, Logmar Camera Solutions. Tommy Madsen's new
ultra-light Magellan 65 Camera will. be on
display at the 14.
Todd-AO 70mm-Festival. 28 - 30. September, 2018 in Karlsruhe, Germany.
agreed to lend us a camera for the weekend,
which will be on display in the foyer during the
the 14th Todd-AO Festival. The Magellan will be
accompanied by Orla Nielsen, Product Test
Manager for Logmar Camera Solutions, Denmark.
The Logmar Camera Solutions "Magellan" is a brand-new, fully electronic,
hand-held and ultra-light all-purpose camera which will take large format
65mm photography to a new level. Thanks to its light weight and small
dimensions the possibilities with the "Magellan" are only limited by the
imagination of the director of photography. The Magellan 65 prototype was
presented in Hollywood in May, and cause a
quite a stir among A-list cinematographers like Dutch-Swedish
cinematographer Hoyte van Hoytema and Linus Sandgren.
Thanks to its light weight and small
dimensions the possibilities with the "Magellan" are only limited
imagination of the director of photography.
This entirely new 65mm camera has been
designed and manufactured completely from the ground up by Logmar Camera Solutions.
The camera is Made in Denmark by Camera Engineer Tommy Madsen (CEO
Logmar Camera Solutions), Frederikshavn, Denmark.
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Logmar Camera Solutions' Magellan 65mm Camera
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Gallery: Presentation of 65mm cameras: MCS
70 and Magellan 65
70mm-Festival. 28 - 30. September, 2018
Logmar Camera Solutions premieres a new
hand-held 65mm Camera
The M.C.S.-70 Process and
European Cinema of the 1960s
MCS 70 Superpanorama Camera on
Display in Schauburg, 2012
Jürgen A. Brückner
and his vintage and original M.C.S.-70
Superpanorama camera. Picture by Thomas Hauerslev
We are pleased that Jürgen A. Brückner has
accepted our invitation to bring his vintage MCS
70 camera for an encore visit. The previous
visit in 2012 was a huge success among the
audience. A great opportunity to see an
authentic 65mm camera. This camera was acquired
by Jürgen A. Brückner of the Kinemathek
Coburg, Germany in 2012.
This original M.C.S.-70 Superpanorama camera, originally made
by Jan Jacobsen in the early 1960s, will also be on
display in the Schauburg foyer Saturday and
Sunday during the
14. Todd-AO 70mm-Festival. 28 - 30. September,
2018 in Karlsruhe.
The MCS 70 were used to film many Europan 70mm
productions during the 1960s. Including
"Flying Clipper" and the short film "Fortress of Peace"
(1964) (nominated for an Academy
Award) and "Sky over Holland"
(1967). Only 6 cameras were ever made - all hand
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Flying Clipper - Traumreise Unter Weissen Segeln
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