Building Workflows for Digitization and Digital Preservation – Memnon and DR

This is the presentation given by Michel Merten (Memnon) and Tobias Golodnoff (Danish Broadcasting Corporation) as part of the Building Workflows for Digitisation and Digital Preservation session at Screening the Future 2011. In this presentation, Merten and Golodnoff discuss the DAT Digitisation project of the Danish Broadcasting Corporation, and Memnon’s technical and planning involvement. The presentation includes the key steps …

Excellence in Digital Preservation

This website contains white papers, webinar presentations and other material with a particular focus on the preservation of data: the results of research. The information on storage, risks, trust and repositories has direct relevance to audiovisual files and their preservation.   From the website:    “Digital encoding dominantes how information is created, shaped and exchanged. This dependence carries many risks. …

Digital Curation Centre

The Digital Curation Centre is the UK’s leading hub of expertise in curating digital research data. Anyone who can benefit from storing, managing and protecting digital data can turn to the DCC for expert advice and practical help. Effective data management throughout the research lifecycle will ensure that data will continue to work for you as productively as the research …

PACKED Centre of Expertise in Digital Heritage

PACKED vzw has grown from a platform organisation for the archiving and preservation of audiovisual arts into a centre of expertise for digital cultural heritage. On this website you will find information on the creation, cataloguing, storage, distribution and exchange processes for digital heritage sources, as well as on the archiving and preservation of audiovisual arts. 

Vinegar Syndrome: An Action Plan

The paper proposes a methodology and proactive strategy to deal with the vinegar syndrome problem. It is based upon two fundamentals: (1) evaluation of the condition of film collections, and (2) assessment of storage conditions. This documents presents a practical, step by step methodology in 11 pages and has been produced by one of the leading institutes researching image permanence.

Kodak Cinema & Television Technical Information Site

Contents: Film Processing &nbsp Laboratories and Transfer Facilities&nbsp Transporting and Storing Film&nbsp Motion Picture Film Parts&nbsp FAQs, Glossaries and Bulletins&nbsp Kodak Cinematographer’s Field Guide. Een website van de Kodak Corporation die veel informatie biedt over  vooral 16mm en 35mm filmmateriaal. De site biedt middelen voor het instellen van digitale opnemen apparatuur, of test beelden bijvoorbeeld. Het sectie opslag biedt info …