The first new Super 8 camera in 30 years is a collision of modern and vintage

By Nathan Ingraham

When a 4-ounce smartphone can shoot hours of 1080p video, it’s easy to think that analog film is dead. But plenty of filmmakers big and small still have intense interest in keeping classic film formats alive, including the treasured “Super 8” format. Super 8 had its heyday in the 1970s, though plenty of filmmakers continued to use it for years — though new camera equipment was increasingly hard to come by. A father-son due in Denmark has changed that with the first Super 8 camera made in 30 years, the Logmar S-8.

Announced late last year, the Logmar S-8 includes a bunch of features that would have been unthinkable in 1975. Perhaps most noteworthy, the camera records real-time digital audio — pop an SD card in and you can record high…

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: The first new Super 8 camera in 30 years is a collision of modern and vintage

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