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. . . Our Process
We digitize and transfer older, endangered analog audio/video
formats and ‘born’ digital audio/video formats. We are often asked to help
develop specifications for preservation and long-term access.
The process of preservation digitization breaks into two parts:
1. Digitizing, repurposing, or migration of the
Our engineers monitor the transfer of your source media, through a software interface, into a digital format. Whether the transfer is being performed as a 100%-Monitored process, (one engineer monitors each item from start to finish) or is accomplished by a Semi-Monitored process (an engineer monitors two or more transfers concurrently), we guarantee the quality of the captured content to be the same with either methodology. The criteria for recommending one of the two methods is dictated typically by the type of object, or content, and the condition of the source media.
2. Format and Output of the “Archival Set” to the delivery media.
Here is an example of the digital output that we create from your original content.
A typical “Archival Set” consisting of three parts: