Copy videotapes to DVD or Quicktime file. VHS, MiniDv, DVCAM, 3/4", Betacam, Digital Betacam, D2, One Inch

VIDEOTAPES ARE DETERIORATING RAPIDLY AND MACHINES TO PLAY THEM BACK
ARE GETTING HARDER TO FIND

Videotapes lose their magnetic signal over time and the tape grows brittle

Visual Image has over a decade of experience transferring videotape formats

We have transferred thousands of hours of videotape to digital file and DVD
Hollywood history, family archives, television programs, camera masters,
stock footage, home movies, rare footage,
all handled personally, securely and privately here at Visual Image

Copy those old videotapes before it's too late


 Transfer videotape to file, Digitize Video to file
 
 Digital files, Quicktime, Apple Prores, Avid DNX
 
 DVD duplicating, BluRay
 
 Quicktime file from videotape or DVD

We specialize in transfers from 1", D2, DigiBeta, BetaSP, DVCAM, DV, 3/4, Hi-8, VHS, VHS-C

All transfers are fed through time base correctors and processing amplifiers in our fully equipped machine room to clean up the image, adjust the video and audio levels and capture as much of the original image as possible
Restoration of unplayable "sticky"videotape and repair of broken tape available

Analog tapes are converted to a digital signal before capturing to file

DVD's are encoded using the highest bit rate available with a maximum of 2 hrs on each disc


DIGITAL FILES

Full resolution high quality digital archive copy from broadcast videotapes, ready for editing or storage

Captured in Quicktime as Apple Prores 422 or Prores 422HD*

Avid and Uncompressed codecs also available

Tapes or files can be upconverted to HD using TERANEX*



DVD

Alternative to high end file capture, great for archiving VHS and home movie camcorder tapes.

An easy viewing format, playable in computers or stand alone players

Great for coasters too

 



DIGITAL VIEWING FILE

Perfect for viewing on computer, laptop or pad. Compressed as Quicktime MP4 movies

Watch anywhere, Mac or PC.

Send to social media, YouTube, Vimeo etc

Edit on the desktop in iMovie, Premiere, Final Cut, Sony Vegas


ARCHIVE OPTIONS

FULL RESOLUTION

High end digital encode

Full resolution copy of

original

 

DVD

Standard DVD

Up to 2hrs

SOLO

Digital viewing file

Playable on computers

Ready to edit

COMBO

Digital viewing file

and DVD copy