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Restoring Marshall’s Video

Getting a good digital transfer of a precious videocassette master is no walk in the park when age has rendered the tape unplayable! We did it for Marshall Amplification here in Milton Keynes. Continue reading

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Clock ticks on old videos!

So, like millions of other people, you or your organisation have a pile of analogue VHS, Betamax, Video-8, Hi-8 videos lying around that you can’t actually play any more because the player broke down or you’ve thrown it away? Maybe your organisation has training or product promotion videos that are stuck in their U-Matic, Betacam-SP or S-VHS cassettes? You really need to think about getting them digitally archived. Now! Continue reading

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We love 3/4″ U-Matic

Bringing ageing 1970s analogue video master tapes in the digital domain – SimplyDV is currently investigating the feasibility of digitising Sony U-Matic video tape masters as seen on Milton Keynes’ cable TV network between 1976 and 1979. It’s quite a challenge! Continue reading

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