BBC Internet Blog

Staff from the BBC’s online and technology teams talk about BBC Online, BBC iPlayer, and the BBC’s digital and mobile services. The blog is reactively moderated. Host of this blog is Nick Reynolds (NR).

PBS Teachers

Contents: Featured Classroom Resources What’s New on PBS Teachers Teacher Discussions Professional Development Deze portal van de Amerikaanse publieke omroep PBS richt zich op leerkrachten in het basisonderwijs. Browsen in het beschikbare, rechtenvrij av-materiaal kan via de navigatie op leeftijdsgroep en daarbinnen op thema. Per thema zijn vervolgens de ‘Classroom resources’, de discussies en de voorbeeldlessen van PBS TeacherLine te …

Local Television: A Guide to Saving our Heritage

Contents: Section 1: Twenty Questions (to judge your station’s historical quotient) Section 2: Next Steps Toward Saving Our Local Television Heritage   Section 3: Resources, Where to go for Help   Section 4: Case Studies of Saved Local Television Collections. This guide provides guidance on managing local television collections in a practical way. A practical guide on how to establish …

The Archival Appraisal of Moving Images: a RAMP study with guidelines

Contents: Forward 1. History and Organization of Moving Image Archives 2. Appraisal Standards and Archival Theory 3. Typology of Archival Moving Images 4. Appraisal Policies and Practices 5. Records Management and the Appraisal of Moving Images 6. Related Documentation 7. Conclusions and Guidelines Bibliography. This work presents a comparative study of past and present appraisal, selection and retention policies and …

Preservation and Reuse of Film Material for Television, first edition

Contents: 1. Introduction 2. The nature of motion picture film &nbsp 3. Film image degradation &nbsp 4. Film base degradation &nbsp 5. Film — physical properties and physical distortions 6. Effects of storage conditions 7. Handling and inspection routines &nbsp 8. Recommendations for the storage of film &nbsp 9. Film preservation 10. Film restoration and treatment 11. Converting motion picture …

EBU Technical Recommendation R74-2001: Vinegar Syndrome and the Storage of Cinefilm Material

Een technische aanbeveling ( NO R74-2001) van 1 pagina van de European Broadcasting Union (EBU) over het zogenoemde ‘azijnzuursyndroom’ en de bescherming van filmmateriaal. Inclusief korte bibliografie. Het document geeft een beknopt inzicht in de problematiek van dit type aantasting en doet omroeparchieven globale aanbevelingen voor de bescherming van hun filmmateriaal tegen het schadelijke azijnzuursyndroom.