Regular 8mm Movie Camera - Kodak Brownie 8 (Vintage - Black)
Kodak Brownie 8mm Movie Camera (Black Color)!
Fully tested. Ready-To-Shoot! Includes take-up spool. Film sold separate.
The Brownie 8 (also known as the Kodak Funsaver 8, 8mm movie camera was one of the early plastic bodied Kodak movie cameras. It is a quality clockwork-driven camera with a fixed-focus f/2.7 13mm Kodak Cine-Ektanon lens. The exposure is set using the dial around the lens, either by f/number or symbols for the light conditions.
- Kodak Brownie 8mm Camera*
- Uses Regular 8 (a.k.a. Double 8 / Cine8) film. Not included but available here.
*Camera may not ship in original box as pictured and does not include instructions. Download the camera manual HERE.
Questions? Ask Mike Raso - Michael@FilmPhotographyProject.com
Camera will only shoot Double 8 film - Camera will not shoot Super 8 or 16mm film.
MANUFACTURER: Kodak USA
INTRODUCTION DATE: 4/60
STANDARD LENSES: Cine-Kodak Ektanon 13mm f/2.7
SPEED: 16 frames / second
SHUTTER: 1/30th Sec
VIEWFINDER: folding Sports Viewfinder
FILM: 8 mm (Order 8mm Movie Film HERE)
HOW TO SET YOUR F-STOP
We recommend using hand-held light meter, light meter app based on the film ISO you are using and the 1/30th sec shutter speed. (Please DO NOT use the guide on the camera lens. The guide is for film ISO that is no longer available). See our video on using a Light Meter App.
After processing this gives 50 ft. of film (about 4 minutes showing).
Spring-driven, smooth and quiet running. When fully wound it will expose feet of film, with a positive “cut-off” at end of run. Fast crank-wind handle folds neatly away when not in use.
Footage Meter: Sets automatically when film is loaded into camera
Please note that this camera is tested before shipping to you.. Camera is vintage and may have a few scuffs and/or physical imperfections. Camera may not ship in original box. These imperfections will not affect performance. Due to the cameras age, we can not guarantee the life of the camera motor.