This week we bid a fond farewell to the Showscan CP65 cameras as they head to a new home. Here the cameras, magazines, lenses, and accessories are stacked and ready for pickup.

A Farewell to Showscan

This week we bid a fond farewell to the Showscan CP65 equipment as it headed to its new home. Prepping this package and staging everything for pickup took up the best part of this week. I was personally involved in the early Showscan project working for Doug Trumbull. I worked alongside John Russell building the first experimental Showscan production cameras which were based on highly modified Mitchell FC 65mm cameras. Happy to see it go on to a new life making movies.

1 thought on “A Farewell to Showscan”

  1. Richard, you were extremely careful not to tell us where the Showscan gear was going.
    But as a former Showscan camera operator, I can’t help being very very curious…………….

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