Simon Daniel Sound reconditions and converts Westrex cameras to allow for stereo/mono optical soundtrack negatives. If you are in the market for a complete optical system or an upgrade of your existing Westrex camera, or are just looking to repair your light valve, we will be sure your job is done right. Please browse our catalog and contact us for more details on how we can help you.
About Simon Daniel
In 1980 Simon Daniel began his career at Westrex, assembling and testing Mono Light Valves and testing Optical Cameras. He worked with clients in Hollywood and all over the world on 35mm and 16mm mono cameras. In June of the following year he began working with Nuoptix on a stereo optical sound camera using a Westrex Light Valve.
In 1984, he left Westrex to start Simon Daniel Sound and has worked closely with Nuoptix ever since. 1984 also marked the year he began transferring sound onto soundtrack negatives.
Over the past 25 years, Simon Daniel has assembled over 60 Stereo Light Valves. He has serviced or built optical camera and light valves for Warner Brothers, Disney, Compact Video/4MC, Todd AO, and Glenn Glenn and studios around the world. With his professional experience and technical knowledge, he is ready to help you with your optical soundtrack needs.