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Re: Hidden Dangers of Film Cleaners/Favorite Questions



Julius Friede wrote:
> 
> I came across a problem with film cleaning machines today, one you could
> never anticipate. I program a roll film and clean it back to heads. During
> the transfer, I see this huge glob go by, followed moments later by another
> one. Oh dear, what happened? I send the film back to the lab guys to check
> the damage. It turns out a fly (fruit?) got snagged in the film wind during
> takeup, thereby squooshing it between the two frames it was in contact
> with. I hereby recommend everybody install bug zappers in your cleaners to
> prevent such an occurrence from pestering you. Who'd a thunk?
> 
> Julius Friede
> 
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> Favorite Questions:
> 
> "What happens if you make the picture a little brighter?"
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I've only experienced non-living things in my film cleaner(D.P.'s)

I think Julius has a new category (My Favorite Question)

M.F.Q. is:

What seems to be the problem???

My usual response:  You!