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Video “Direct to DVD” – what we actually do for you

Our Direct-to-DVD video transfer service isn’t what it appears to be. What you get is something better. From time to time we get asked what is meant by “direct to DVD” transfer, and the reply isn’t as obvious as you … Continue reading

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Back on track with Betamax transfers

What goes around comes around – our latest acquisition is another Sanyo Betamax VCR Remember the battle that took place between the two big rival home video formats in the early 80s? Matsushita’s VHS (Panasonic and JVC) took on Sony’s … Continue reading

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Strong demand for video to DVD transfers in 2011

As we move into a new year, it’s worth reflecting on the kind of year 2011 has been for us here at SimplyDV. There’s no doubt that more and more of you are discovering those old VHS, Video-8 and Hi-8 … Continue reading

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Preserving a precious wedding video on DVD

The lady was desperate. The VHS video containing rare clips of her late husband and daughter wasn’t playing properly. Could we help? It’s not an unusual problem, but you have to sympathise with the client. The big problem with ageing … Continue reading

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