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‘Legacy Media’ Category

  1. Movie Film Cleaning Example


    February 1, 2014 by admin

    Typically only a few of the legacy 8mm family home movie films that come to us benefit from film cleaning. We have observed that film …
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  2. Complimentary Color Correction with Legacy Duplication


    April 17, 2013 by admin

    We provide complimentary improvements to the original media when we see opportunities.

  3. The “VOICE-O-GRAPH” Recording Booths of the 1940s


    February 1, 2013 by admin

    Think about that hope chest in the attic or closet which holds things decades old left by mom and pops. You may have noticed old, dingy looking records with home-made labels that you assumed once held precious memories now lost to a day gone by. You may be surprised at what we are able to resurrect from these.

  4. VHS & BetaMax Video Tape Duplication to DVD for Optimum Playability


    January 9, 2013 by admin

    In duplicating legacy video media (i.e. VHS, Beta) to the digital domain it would seem logical to just simply duplicate one-for-one. That is, for a given legacy cassette you get one DVD. Our approach distinguishes us in the industry. We produce a viewable album as opposed to a library utilizing the features that DVDs make available in order to dramatically improve the ability you have to view your family legacy collection of memories. When viewability is improved you will find that you and your family will view and enjoy them all the more and future generations will better comprehend them.

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  5. Film Transfer to DVD Compared with VHS


    July 12, 2012 by admin

    Have you ever wondered about the quality differences for an 8mm home movie transfer to DVD as opposed to VHS?

  6. A Special 16mm Transfer to DVD Nuance


    May 27, 2011 by admin

    Here we examine a special nuance of 16mm home movie film transfer to DVD.

  7. DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Film to Video


    May 25, 2011 by admin

    Here is a discussion on do-it-yourself film conversion. Many a budget-minded person looking to transfer their home movies into the digital domain will benifit from reading about these considerations.

  8. Splicing Dozens of 3” Film Reels to 7” Reels


    May 18, 2011 by admin

    Here we examine the advantages and disadvantages of splicing many small 3″ reels to 7″ reels. There are many things that the consumer will not have thought of.

  9. What About Cleaning Films?


    May 14, 2011 by admin

    Sometimes it is necessary to clean films using professional systems designed for movie film. Here we discuss some of the nuances around this.

  10. Judging the Condition of Your Films


    May 11, 2011 by admin

    Here are some tips of evaluating your 8mm and 16mm home movie film that may have been sitting untouched for decades. Often our clients think that just because their films date from the 1940s that they are old and non-projectable.