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Author Topic: Restored film, Wuppertal Schwebebahn 19th Century Monorail  (Read 129 times)
RJBowman
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« on: December 22, 2020, 11:58:25 pm »

Someone has done a digital restoration of a film taken from the Wuppertal Schwebebahn back in the horse and buggy era:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EQs5VxNPhzk&feature=emb_logo

I usually don't care for film restorations that make antique films look like modern video, but I like this one. It gives a real immediacy to the experience.
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« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2020, 09:14:59 am »

That is wonderful. I especially like the version that has the 1902 film next to the same trip in 2015 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7TqqdOcX4dc). My other half is currently playing Red Dead Redemption II, which is set in 1899 (a year earlier in Red Dead Online) and the film made me think of the streets of Saint Dennis, Red Dead's imitation of Saint Louis - nicely sealed or paved and no cars to see.

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« Reply #2 on: December 24, 2020, 07:12:23 am »

Very futuristic - for the times  Wink  Grin Fits well with the Steampunk aesthetic
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« Reply #3 on: December 26, 2020, 01:07:40 am »

Thanks for posting this link - I've just spent a quarter of an hour or so browsing related videos, & making some interesting discoveries!
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