Monthly Archives: September 2013

Betty Jackson entrust U-matic video archives to Alive Studios

We have this week proudly handed back the video archives belonging to the renowned British Fashion Designer, Betty Jackson. We were approached in the summer to transfer a large collection of U-matic and VHS tapes chronicling the career of this London based fashion house. I was personally very excited as we were in the process […]

Digital Betacam up-scaled to stunning HD

This short clip is taken from a Digital Betacam tape (DigiBeta) which we transfered to a digital format for London-based film-maker Xandy Productions. The film was originally shot in 2001 in standard definition. We remastered the film in full High Definition using our Terranex system, and output it in stunning wide-screen 16:9 onto the clients […]

Now you can add a hard-drive to your transfer order

Now you can add a hard-drive to your transfer order Want to dabble in some movie editing, and you’re thinking of adding an editable format or image sequence to your order? Then you’ll need a nice big drive for us to put the files on for you… If you don’t have a drive to send […]

Discover the contents, then organize your cine films…

Are you in the dark about what is on your cine reels? Whether you’ve inherited the family archive, raided your parents loft, or they are your own personal recordings, if the reels are not clearly labeled, or have got muddled up over the years, you will love this exciting addition to the Alive Studios service… […]

We’re not robots …honest!

I feel I must start this month off by explaining the photo… I do not choose the stories that go into our newsletter, nor do I select the photos to be used. My wonderful design team do this, and they thought it would be funny to use a photo taken at Janices’ birthday party, where, […]