16mm Camera for sale on eBay:
vintage collectors circa 1937 cine kodak
Vintage Collectors Circa 1937 Cine Kodak
$71 126,36
collectors ioc 1984 redlake locam ii model
Collectors Ioc 1984 Redlake Locam Ii Model
$31 549,20
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Vintage Collectors Cine Kodak Model E F 3
$23 852,00
westrex ra 1231e 16mm optical sound camera
Westrex Ra 1231e 16mm Optical Sound Camera
$13 750,00
movie studio editing system 16mm movie
Movie Studio Editing System 16mm Movie
$11 250,00
dji zenmuse x7 camera 3 axis gimbal dl s
Dji Zenmuse X7 Camera 3 Axis Gimbal Dl S
$7 200,00
super 16mm arri sr 2 camera package
Super 16mm Arri Sr 2 Camera Package
$6 215,57
super 16 new 13x viewer red dot black
Super 16 New 13x Viewer Red Dot Black
$5 999,00
super 16 pl mount 13x viewer red dot bolex
Super 16 Pl Mount 13x Viewer Red Dot Bolex
$5 999,00
mitchell 16mm cine camera 4 baltar lenses
Mitchell 16mm Cine Camera 4 Baltar Lenses
$5 595,00
bolex sbm super 16mm film camera package
Bolex Sbm Super 16mm Film Camera Package
$5 500,00
super 16 new 13x viewer bolex h16 rex 5
Super 16 New 13x Viewer Bolex H16 Rex 5
$4 999,00
super 16 new 13x viewer bolex h16 rex 5
Super 16 New 13x Viewer Bolex H16 Rex 5
$4 999,00
mauer16mm optical sound master recording
Mauer16mm Optical Sound Master Recording
$4 995,00
all works canon scoopic 16mn 16mm film
All Works Canon Scoopic 16mn 16mm Film
$3 899,99
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Black Camera Hanken Police Riken Steky
$4 000,00
aaton film camera 16mm c234 carl zeiss
Aaton Film Camera 16mm C234 Carl Zeiss
$3 561,51
aaton filmkamera 16mm c234 carl zeiss
Aaton Filmkamera 16mm C234 Carl Zeiss
$3 531,04
amazing pathe france 16mm movie camera 3
Amazing Pathe France 16mm Movie Camera 3
$3 499,00
d16 digital bolex 512gb 16mm color cinema
D16 Digital Bolex 512gb 16mm Color Cinema
$3 500,00
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Kodak brought 16mm film on the market in 1923, 9 years before 8mm was introduced. It was an inexpensive alternative for amateurs to the conventional 35mm celluloid format.

Home movies

The professional industry called it 'sub-standard' during the 1920s. Because Kodak was initially focussing on the amateur market, they hired Willard Beech Cook who had the 28mm Pathescope of America Company and asked him to create a 16mm Kodascope Library.

So one could not only make their own amateur home movies, but also buy or rent films from the library, which became one of the important selling aspects of the 16mm. format. As a film base, Kodak used safety film (acetate) so no nitrate film has ever been used.

16mm Camera value

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