3071 North Lima Street -
Burbank, California - 91504 - United States
Our goal is to provide the highest quality archival transfers possible using the latest technology. Please contact us for more information.
|Experience||Over 41 years of broadcast maintenance/editing, post-production and archival videotape recovery.|
10 years at NBC Burbank (videotape operations, archival recovery, editing).
18 years in Hollywood post production.
Member of S.M.P.T.E. ,Hollywood chapter.
Member AMIA: Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA)
Member: The Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC)
Member: The Society of American Archivists (SAA)
|Education||The University of North Texas (BA-R/TV/FILM)|
|Speciality||The recovery of all obsolete videotape recurring formats:|
Two-inch Quad. Also known as 2" Quad. NTSC, PAL and SECAM using the third-generation Ampex AVR-1, Ampex AVR-2 and Ampex AVR-3. Low band, high band and super high band.
One-inch type C. Also known as 1" type C. NTSC, PAL and SECAM.
One-inch type B. Also known as 1" type B. NTSC, PAL and SECAM.
One-inch type A.
One inch IVC. One inch Sony EV and UV.
3/4" U-matic. Also known a three-quarter U-matic Videocassette. NTSC, PAL and SECAM.
1/2" open reel CV.
1/2" open reel EIAJ.
1/2" open reel Panasonic/Concord (12 I.P.S.).
1/2" open reel Shibaden.
Funai Technicolor CVC videocassette.
Betacam SP NTSC and PAL.
Digital Betacam NTSC and PAL
D-1 NTSC and PAL
D-2 NTSC and PAL
DV Cam NTSC and PAL
Mini DV NTSC and PAL
Hi-8 mm NTSC
Digital 8 NTSC
Panasonic M II
VHS NTSC, PAL and SECAM
Video noise reduction.
Standards conversion from NTSC, PAL and SECAM.
Up/down conversions from HD including 59.94 and 23.98.
|Fluid in all archival media recovery and related machines.|
Thorough knowledge base and experience in the operation and maintenance of the third-generation Ampex AVR-1, AVR-2 and AVR-3 two-inch quad videotape machines.
In-house designed custom modifications made to the AVR-1 for the recovery of early RCA color videotape recordings (known also as RCA Labs Color).
Fluid in all 2", 1", 3/4" U-matic, 1/2" open reel and various digital recording schemes, operation and machine maintenance.
Thourough experience in the recovery of damaged and neglected videotape including cleaning and repair.
Teranex Standards Conversion.
|Final Cut Pro.|
All codecs and wrappers used in archival migration including Quicktime and .AVI.
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