Image of the Day: Sound-on-film in news-gathering
(CBC Still Photo Collection)
Cameraman Walter Wicks films with a Auricon 1200 camera. Auricon cameras used 16 mm film in a single system to record sound-on-film. They were designed to be portable and were the main AV tool used for television news-gathering in the 1950s.
Posted on Sep 13, 2011 6:00:00 AM