The Stability of Kodak Professional Motion Picture Film Bases

Lee, W. E.; Bard, C. C.
December 1987
Image Technology;Dec1987, Vol. 69 Issue 12, p518
Trade Publication
The article presents a paper which investigates the stability of Kodak Professional motion picture film bases. The researchers examined the properties of the cellulose ester films, which were introduced in 1989 by Eastman Kodak Co., and explored the film support used. They found out that Kodak Film has been manufactured on three types of support-cellulose nitrate, cellulose triacetate, and polyester. The researchers concluded that Kodak Motion Picture Film is not stable.


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