Video Conversions

Professional video to digital conversion of all tv standards – PAL/NTSC/SECAM

 

We have two options available:

 

  • Option 1: Direct transfer to dvd only – Good for simple family viewing (Budget option)

    Video formats are recorded directly to dvd in real time, encoded with Mpeg2 compression. DVD-Video files are not editable.
    What you get with this option - Included in the price are the dvd discs and dvd cases.

 

  • Option 2: High Quality direct DV capture - Best for editing or archiving – Highest Quality!

    This option offers the highest digital resolution and is advised for purposes of editing or archiving of valuable family video collections.

    What you get with this option - Included in the price, is a set of full quality uncompressed AVI (windows) or MOV (Mac) files, as well as a set of HD Mp4 files for easy online sharing and viewing on modern flat screen tv's via direct USB input.

    For this option you can give us a hard drive or flash drive for file storage, or we can supply these from our side.

 

Home Video Formats:

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Format Direct Recording to DVD High Quality direct DV Capture to Hard Drive


    VHS
R89 per Tape
(Up to 3 hours – R30 per additional hour thereafter)
R150 per Tape


    Betamax / Super Beta Pro / Beta Hifi
R120 per Tape
(Up to 3 hours – R20 per additional hour thereafter)
R150 per Tape


    Laser Disc
R149 per Disc R200 per Disc

 

 

Camera Tapes:

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Format Direct Recording to DVD High Quality direct DV Capture to Hard Drive


    VHS-C
R69 per Tape R100 per Tape


    Hi8 / Digital 8mm
R79 per Tape R120 per Tape


    Mini DV / Mini DV CAM / HDV Mini DV
R89 per Tape R120 per Tape

 

 

Professional and Rare formats:

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Format Direct Recording to DVD High Quality direct DV Capture to Hard Drive


     Super VHS

R149 per Tape

(Up to 3 hours – R30 per additional hour)

R200 per Tape


     PAL BETACAM OXIDE/ BETACAM SP
R150 per Tape R200 per Tape


     Umatic
R200 per Tape R200 per Tape

 

Optional Extras:

Description Cost
Extra copies R20 per disc
Title Prints on discs R5 per disc
Full colour picture print on discs R20 per disc
DVD sleeve design and print R30 per sleeve

 

Optimising your digital files for large format HD Tv's and displays

Most HD tv's and displays these days are able to play video media files directly from a flash drive or media player, in a wide variety of different digital formats.

Let us know which make and model of HD tv you have and we will render your collection of digital media to an optimum format for viewing on your HD tv.

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