FILM IMAGE to DIGITAL IMAGE with K108 Optical Printer
K108 printer is designed for the pin registered film image transfer to digital format. Supplied with a S16 film gate that works with Standard 16mm and S16 frame. The frame size and alignment is controlled by camera viewfinder system. This printer works similar to K107 setup for digital transfer operation, having programmable total exposure time and data loading time control and total frame number control. This system having frame by frame pin registered pull down projector, long lasting LED light source and DSLR camera up to 2K size image sensor is ideal machine for film to digital copy work.
K108C - The drive system of this custom made 35mm printer is made for 35mm
4 perforation pull down full- screen aperture animation movement and for
optional interchangeable 16mm animation movement. Designed exclusively
for film image transfer to digital media.
This is sold
package price: $6.850.00 plus shipping expenses.
Updating existing JK Optical Printers (K107, K106r and K105) to digital transfer operation.
integrated with DSLR camera - is
a setup to
transfer scene of film images into digital format for editing and HDTV
viewing. Automatic run controls of K107 printer simplifies the high
quality digital transfer process. The speed of printing cycle is related to
time required for image resolution data storage. Using 5 GB flash drive
takes lot of images and operation is faster vs. RemoteCapture software.
Canon metal body cameras are
recommended for this operation, reported shutter activation over 200'000
frames. DSLR camera for DTA operation must have option for mechanical remote trigger
switch. Other than Canon cameras we require a remote switch and body cap
to send for installation.
|Camera mounting hardware, bellows to camera
adapter, 12vdc 30watt adapter for existing 300watt
quartz light (ELH) light housing.
The existing camera motor is replaced with the cam operated camera trigger and synchronizing adapter (DTA). The exposure time and time for digital data storage is programmable with the printer controls. The digital data can be stored directly to computer hard drive using EOS RemoteCapture software, or saved to camera storage media using camera settings.
DTA Kit package for K107, K106 and K105 dedicated computer controlled printers: $ 785.00 The price doesn't include the EOS DSLR camera.
your old K103 and K104 printer back to good use.
With DTA camera trigger controls these 35 year old printers can be used to digitize new and old film footage.
Canon metal body cameras are recommended for this operation, reported shutter activation over 200'000 frames. DSLR camera for DTA operation must have option for mechanical remote trigger switch. Other than Canon cameras we require a remote switch and body cap send for installation.
Buyer supplies DSLR camera. Bellows to Canon DSLR camera adapter and appropriate remote trigger cord is supplied per customer specification. All other DSLR camera makes, customer supplies the camera body cap and mechanical remote switch. The remote trigger switch function must be mechanical. (not infrared).
| DTA - DIGITAL TRANSFER ADAPTER
For JK Optical Printers K103 and K104
Instructions: Inspect the 4 pin socket in the projector console, shorting the pins 1 and 2 must trigger the projector. Insert the 4 pin plug into projector socket. Plug the projector and adapter power cords into 110 Vac. line. Insert the camera plug into external trigger socket. Set camera controls “M”, exposure, resolution and light values. Use color correction and ND filters. Camera ON, Projector ON DELAY TIME - Set delay time to minimum time required for data storage into camera memory media. Use high capacity memory 2 to 4gb. Turn adapter power On / OFF to control length of printing cycle.
DTA Kit includes following items:
Camera mounting hardware, Bellows to camera adapter. DTA controls, Remote trigger cord for Canon DSLR's.
12Volt 30Watt DC adapter kit for existing 110 vac 300 watt light housing.
You will need supply a DSLR camera, Canon EOS 30D is commonly used, other Canon
metal body models work also. If you wish to use other than Cannon DSLR camera we need to modify camera body
cap for bellows intallation and appropriate mechanical remote trigger.
DTA Kit US$ 675.00 + shipping cost
LED light for K103, K104 and K105 Optical Printers
This 20watt LED light source will replace the original
110vac light and 300watt halogen light source.
Cool running, long life and stable color balance light is ideal for long and slow process of film to digital transfer process. Works for film to film printing also.
A simple installation to existing printer assembly. Remove 2pc. 2" filter holder brackets and use the same screw holes to install LED light. Fits in between 400' film reels.
Install 1 inch filter holder and condenser assembly to close to the film gate position.
Obtain a 120Vac. power strip, having on/off switch and AC spark arrestor. Plug all system power cords to this power strip.
light fits to K104 and K105 reel holder assembly as is, no alteration
required. Most of K103 printers have 75 watt lamp holder tap that needs to be
cut off to make room for heat sink block.
JK10345LED unit cost: $285.00 + shipping and state tax if applies.
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