When was the last time that you viewed your
you are like most people, itís been a very
long time. Setting up the
screen and projector can be difficult (and
disappointing too, if the
slide jams in the projector or if the
projector lamp is burned out).
This hassle need not happen again because your
slides can be
transferred to video!
Often our clients tell us that they have
several thousand slides. You
may save considerably on your transfer fee by
reviewing the slides
first and removing duplicates, those
that are not in
focus, or those which were
poorly composed, etc. Our clients
usually find that there are
a number of "vacation" slides that only
picture a mountain or a
beach and may not be as meaningful as
include images of friends and relatives.
There are two types of slide transfer:
1. High Resolution Scanning - By this
method your slides will
be converted to files on a CD-ROM so you
can easily edit
them in a photo editor, print them
out, or e-mail them to family and
High resolution scanning of slides are done
with professional scanners that utilize:
Your slides will be saved as high quality JPEG
- LED light sources. These
produce very little heat so there is no
damage to your slides.
- DIGITAL ICE infra-red
technology. This automatically removes
surface defects (such as dust and
- Color Management Software.
This provides an accurate reproduction on
monitors, prints, etc.
been in existence for over 15 years now, with
options available for viewing. JPEG files
provide picture quality in a compact file
size. When saving your files we
will set the compression ratio at the maximum
practical quality that
is possible. We typically utilize the industry
2400dpi resolution when scanning your
slides or photo negatives.
to 4000dpi scans available upon request
at a much larger file size.
2. Slide Montage - The transfer of
slides to DVD or media file
- a standard music track (the mood is light
- opening/closing titles
- standard transitions (as one image
out, another fades in)
When choosing to have your slides put into a
Montage, please keep in mind that
horizontally configured slides
transfer better than vertical slides due to
the shape of a television
screen. The examples shown below illustrate
Pricing for each type of slide transfer is
All slides must be numbered in
the order in
which they are to be transferred. Preferably,
slides should be loaded
into standard "80 count" or "140 count"
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