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    • A film format is a technical definition of a set of standard characteristics regarding image capture on photographic film, for either stills or movies. It can also apply to projected film, either slides or movies. The primary characteristic of a film format is its size and shape.
  • Rollfilm
    • Rollfilm  or  roll film  is any type of spool-wound photographic film protected from white light exposure by a paper backing, as opposed to film which is protected from exposure and wound forward in a cartridge.
  • Rollfilm
    • It was invented by David Houston and first used in his Kodak box camera of 1888.
    • The use of roll film in snapshot cameras was largely superseded by 135 and 126 cartridges, but 120 and 220 film is still commonly used in medium format cameras.
  • Silent Film  
    • A  silent film  is a film with no synchronized recorded sound, especially spoken dialogue. In entertainment silent films the acting and dialogue is commuted through muted gestures, pantomime and title cards.
  • Cinematograph
    • The cinematograph is a film camera, which also serves as a film projector and developer. It was invented in the 1890s.
  • Cinéorama
    • Cinéorama was an early film experiment and amusement ride at the 1900 Paris Exposition devised by Raoul Grimoin-Sanson, that simulated a ride in a hot air balloon over Paris.
  • 28 mm film
    • 28 mm film was introduced by the Pathé Film Company in 1912 under the name Pathé Kok . Geared toward the home market, 28 mm utilized diacetate film stock rather than the flammable nitrate commonly used in 35 mm.
  • Cinemiracle
    • Cinemiracle was a widescreen cinema format competing with Cinerama developed in the 1950s. It was ultimately unsuccessful, with only a single film produced and released in the format.
  • 9.5 mm film   
    • 9.5 mm film  is an amateur film format introduced by Pathé Frères in 1922 as part of the  Pathé Baby  amateur film system.
  • 8 mm film   
    • 8 mm film  is a motion picture film format in which the filmstrip is eight millimeters wide.
  • Super 8 mm film   
    • Super 8 mm film  is a motion picture film format released in 1965 by Eastman Kodak as an improvement of the older "Double" or "Regular" 8 mm home movie format.
  • Lens Hood
    • In photography, a  lens hood  or  lens shade  is a device used on the end of a lens to block the sun or other light source in order to prevent glare and lens flare.
  • Lens Cover
    • A  lens cover  or  lens cap  provides protection from scratches and minor collisions for camera and camcorder 
    • lenses.
  • Lens Adapter
    • Lens Adapter sometimes called a step-ring, adapts the lens to other size filters.
  • Flash Equipment
    • includes light diffuser, mount and stand, reflector, soft box, trigger and cord.
    • Camera Mount Camera Stand
  • Soft Box
    • is a type of photographic lighting device, one of a number of photographic soft light devices.
    • is an enclosure around a bulb comprising reflective side and back walls and a diffusing material at the front of the light.