FAQS

HOW IT WORKS?

Send your video tapes by post (please send any tapes via signed for delivery). I digitise your tapes and send you a download link with files that can easily be viewed on a tablet or computers (a .mp4 video file). Tapes will be returned after digitising via recorded delivery at senders cost. That's it!

 

WHAT FORMATS?

VHS, S-VHS, VHS-C, HI8, 8mm, Digital8, MiniDV, DVCAM and DVD. (if you are unsure then send me a photo of the tapes and I can identify what format they are).

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

Each tape that is captured is £10 whatever the length.

 

Payment will be requested after your tapes have been captured. 

 

Payment is via BACS transfer or paypal. Return postage cost depends on quantity of tapes.

CAN YOU DIGITISE DVD’s?

Yes as long as it's not a commercially released film due to copyright reasons. 

WHAT IF I SEND A TAPE AND ITS BLANK?

If a tape is empty there’s no charge!

 

CAN YOU PUT THEM ON A DVD?

Yes, but this involves more time, so charges depend on the amount of footage.

 

CAN YOU PUT FILES ONTO A USB STICK?

Yes, depending on the amount of files, it can be on a relevant sized usb stick or a portable hard drive.
 

CAN YOU EDIT THE VIDEOS?

Yes, send me an email to discuss what you’d like done, prices vary on the time needed to create your project.

 

WHERE DO I SEND THE TAPES TO?

Please fill in this form https://forms.gle/LRVUHPf5Scvxv3Ni8 and ensure that you enclose your address and name in the parcel.