We have always treasured the look of 8mm film, its depth, color, & sound. When video came out it was soon the dominant way we recorded our family, our vacations, and our creative movie making.
There are still old super 8 cameras around but purchasing and developing film has become difficult. However, they are bringing back the 8mm film camera. It has a great new look, has better options of the lens, and it shoots the actual film reels! The beauty of this is it will slow down the camera person. No more hours of video footage, just very thought out filming because the cost will be a big factor. Here is a link for more details: