Historic Lumière film comes to life with Scanity

Created by the Lumière brothers over 100 years ago, and discovered by La Musée Suisse de l’Appareil Photographique de Vevey, this short, 20 second film depicts a French family outing. Showing signs of age and decay, this historic film had been shot on 35mm film with only one perforation per frame. Scanity's sprocketless film path and archive option enabled Omnimago to scan the nitrate negative in 2k. The scanned images were stabilized and only lightly restored to remove the effects of heaviest degradation.

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