Eumig

23 Jun 19
xLncmedia

BBC The Repair Shop Series 4 (10of30) Spinning Wheel Furniture restorer Will Kirk takes on a unique challenge – a hand-crafted spinning wheel originating from Shetland, which hasn’t been used for nearly 50 years. Brought in by Christine Hunter, the spinning wheel was the property of her Auntie Annie, whose spinning demonstrations were once a […]

12 May 19
Simon Hawketts' Photo Blog

This post describes a new addition to my worryingly growing 8mm projector collection – the Bolex 18-5 Super 8 movie projector. My Bolex 18-5 Super Projector As with most of my vintage photo gear collection I bought this projector from eBay. It was advertised as being in good condition, but untested because it didn’t have […]

28 Apr 19
Simon Hawketts' Photo Blog

This article looks at the Eumig P8 automatic 8mm cine projector, which was one of the later models in the P8 range that Eumig produced in great quantities in the 1950s and 60s. My Eumig P8 automatic Projector I bought this projector for a few pounds from eBay primarily because it came with a collection […]

20 Apr 19
Vrystaat Confessions

The film Zulu Released in 1964, ‘Zulu’ has become one of most iconic British films ever – directed by Cy Endfield, and starring Stanley Baker, Jack Hawkins and Michael Caine. I joked here that we had held the World Premiere of this famous film in our lounge in Harrismith! Now, fifty five years later, a […]

05 Apr 19
Vrystaat Confessions

Sometime back in the fifties uncle and family lawyer Bunty Bland needed to go up to Rhodesia – ‘up north’ – to sort out the sale of his sister’s property. His Rhodesian brother-in-law drove down to Harrismith to fetch him. As ever, the finer details of my story should be checked out . . . […]

20 Mar 19
Dr. Stein's Photographic Establishment

The video option is one that I have rarely taken up – which is rather a shame as most modern cameras are equipped with far better motion picture capabilities than anything my family ever owned. The old Kodak Magazine 8 or the Eumig Viennette Super 8 look positively anaemic compared to the simplest of my […]

04 Feb 19
Untitled #909

GAGARIN is a solo project by musician Graham Dowdall who has a long career of performing and collaborating with the likes of Nico, Pere Ubu, Roshi ft. Pars Radio and Suns of Arqa among others. Starting off as a drummer, his music crosses boundaries of sound art to dance music to free improvisation to ambient. […]

24 Jan 19

Schmalfilme von 1950 bis 1980 gesucht 100 Jahre Eumig – 1919 wurde die Firma gegründet, die mit bis zu 7.000 Mitarbeitern in den 1970er Jahren größtes Unternehmen Österreichs war. Vor allem Schmalfilmkameras und Filmprojektoren wurden bei eumig gefertigt. 1981 kam das jähe Ende, weil der Markt für Schmalfilmgeräte weltweit zusammenbrach. An die klangvolle Marke, die […]

24 Jan 19

Wanted: Small format films from 1950 to 1980 100 years of Eumig – 1919, the company was founded, and with up to 7,000 employees in the 1970s was the largest company in Austria. In particular, film cameras and film projectors were manufactured by eumig. In 1981, the abrupt end came because the market for narrow […]

20 Jan 19
Bewilderbeast Droppings

Mom was on furlough from the home – Azalea Gardens. Sheila fetched her and Barbara, Linda, Tholo and the two terrors Mary-Kate and Dawie and I joined them at 16 Ivy Road in Lincoln Meade, Pietermaritzburg. What a lovely day – a great lunch, fun with the kids and ending with a surprise: ancient movies […]

03 Jan 19
Tique Trader

A neat Eumig R2000 projector.  Completely self contained, projects the movie onto the screen.  The auto-threading feature works nicely.  This was projecting until the bulb burned out during testing.  Takes a Halogen 12V/100W dichroic bulb.  Comes in the original box, box is rough.  Has the manual also.  Nice overall.  Foyer/100118 – SBC/SWe sell mostly USED […]

03 Jan 19
Tique Trader

A neat Eumig R2000 projector.  Completely self contained, projects the movie onto the screen.  The auto-threading feature works nicely.  This was projecting until the bulb burned out during testing.  Takes a Halogen 12V/100W dichroic bulb.  Comes in the original box, box is rough.  Has the manual also.  Nice overall.  Foyer/100118 – SBC/SWe sell mostly USED […]

24 Dec 18
Who's Who Lifetime Achievement

Title:  Television Producer Company:  Self-Employed Location:  California, United States  Achievements: Inductee, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement (2018) Scholarship, Eumig Corp. (1980) Scholarship, New York University (1985) Featured Listee, Who’s Who in America, Marquis Who’s Who (2002) Featured Listee, Who’s Who in Entertainment, Marquis Who’s Who (1989-1990, 1992-1993) Featured Listee, Who’s Who of Emerging Leaders in […]

01 Nov 18
Tique Trader

A neat Eumig R2000 projector.  Completely self contained, projects the movie onto the screen.  The auto-threading feature works nicely.  This was projecting until the bulb burned out during testing.  Takes a Halogen 12V/100W dichroic bulb.  Comes in the original box, box is rough.  Has the manual also.  Nice overall.  Foyer/100118 – SBC/S We sell mostly […]