Celluloid film format


Image taken from the Magic project.

(Orientation of image is Portrait) An image of an old projector lens set in front of a celluloid film. The spools at the side of thef photo hold the film which is magnified in the middle by the lens showing an athlete taking part in an Olympic sports event over two frames. In the foreground underneath lies the metal storage tin and other film containers.

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Old celluloid film format (format , celluloid , film , spools , athlete )

The Magic project aims to invoke a feeling of wonder and offers something a bit unique and different. The image may be contemporary, abstract or strange looking with new eyes at its subject matter. How do we interpret this and what does it make us feel?

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How we record our lives is often found in the method of preservation. Film, tape, ink and paper… words, songs, dance and more are our expression of not only ourselves but often of the time. Nothing lasts forever and the same goes for our chosen medium.

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Collectively, the nation’s home movies make up a patchwork archive of British social life.

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A2 Smooth Pearl, A3 + Lustre, A3 + Smooth Pearl, A3 Metallic Gloss, A3 Smooth Pearl, A4 Smooth Pearl