The Bell & Howell Soundstar AF - Filmosonic - XL 8mm movie camera is a vintage 8mm film camera produced by Bell & Howell in 1979. It was designed for amateur filmmakers and could shoot both silent and sound movies. 8mm film was a popular format for home movies in the mid-20th century. The Bell & Howell Soundstar AF was likely marketed as a high-end model with advanced features such as automatic exposure control, adjustable zoom lens, and the ability to shoot both silent and sound movies. It is likely that the camera is now considered a collector's item and may be of interest to vintage camera enthusiasts and collectors.
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