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How we look after your films

Posted on the 30th August 2018 

TVV Productions are a small family business and all the films we receive into our studio are scanned and restored by either Rebekah or Chris. As a team we have been handling vintage films for over 25 years with a combined experience of 38 years in the industry. We appreciate the enormous sentimental value that… READ MORE >>

Scanning film with a Wetgate

Posted on the 19th July 2018 

The Wetgate Film Restoration Technique. Regardless of the cine film format 8, 9.5 or 16mm that you have if you want to get the best results from your old films then we always recommend using a wetgate. All of the films that come into our studio are cleaned by hand, this removes dust particles and… READ MORE >>

Film Scanning in 4K UHD

Posted on the 24th March 2018 

  I decided to write the article as there seems to be some general confusion over the expected resolution of film. These days we are used to counting in lines of resolution and pixel numbers, here we will look at both TV resolution and film resolution to help compare them and see what we might… READ MORE >>

Top Reasons Why You Should Hire a Video Production Company

Posted on the 16th January 2018 

Given the power of video in achieving consistent brand success, it is no wonder that demand for video content has increased more than ever. The quality of your video content plays a big role in connecting with your audience. That’s the only way to get the results you desire. Partnering with a professional video production… READ MORE >>

Top Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Corporate Video

Posted on the 22nd December 2017 

More than half (51%) of marketing experts across the globe acknowledge video as the content type that gives the best ROI. Marketers using video content witness a growth in revenue that is 49% faster than that experienced by non-video users. Designing a corporate video is one of the best ways to reap the many benefits… READ MORE >>

Why Consider a Digital File Format for your Family Video Tapes & Cine Films

Posted on the 17th November 2017 

With the ability to transfer our old home movies from cine film and video tapes to longer lasting formats, it is important to understand which format is the best. For some years, the trend was to transfer everything we could to DVDs and we would be able to relive our greatest memories by easily playing… READ MORE >>

Freelance Cameraman

Posted on the 31st May 2017 

The most enjoyable part is the sheer variety of work I get commissioned to do, from political shows to major sporting events, news and features as well as corporate video, advertising and promos right across all types of industries. Operating studio cameras as well as a range of other cameras including radio cameras (RF) I… READ MORE >>

DVD and BluRay authoring

Posted on the 27th February 2017 

DVD and  BluRay Authoring A full in-house authoring & mastering service with custom designed menu navigation for any purpose. We take your HD or UHD master files and author to standard definiton DVD or HD BluRay for retail sale with correct scaling and compression to achieve a high quality output on disc. We also make… READ MORE >>

Induction Films

Posted on the 10th December 2016 

We recently completed 2 induction films for a large manufacturer, a full site induction for contractors and employees and a shorter induction film for day visitors. (the one shown below) Safety films are an essential part of all medium or large scale plants or businesses here in the UK and especially those using hazardous materials… READ MORE >>

How to Repair a Snapped Videotape!

Posted on the 9th May 2016 

Please note any repairs to videotapes are carried out at your own risk! Bad repairs could cause head damage to your VCR so please be careful and if you’re not sure then leave the job to a suitable company such as ours who will be happy to do the repair and transfer for you. The… READ MORE >>