The first step is to classify properly the format and making sure the tape, reel…is ready and there are no issues with it:

– Breaks



– Other issues.


Our studio is equipped not only with

State of the Art technology but with great human experienced staff.

Historical EQ for pre RIAA discs

High End air bearing tonearm linear tracking turntables.

High end cartridges

Custom made stylus for ever groove width; ET, CT, E, etc 1.5 mil, 2.3 mil. 3.0 mil, …8.0 mil conical, etc.

High end cables and components

Cedar (c) Audio Restoration systems.

State of the art calibrated 3 motors 3 heads players

Output equ curves 70µs ,120µs depending on recording Bias

Multitrack portastudio 4 and 8 tracks

Nakamichi Zx systems also available.

Reciprocal noise reduction systems (HighCom, Address, etc)

State of the art reel to reel players; Studer, Otari, Revox, Nagra, Sony…

Use of magnetic viewers for track width detection

Reciprocal noise systems (Dolby A, SR, C4 Telcom, Dbx …),

DIN, NAB, IEC, CCIR1, CCIR2, playback Eq.

Speeds; ​​​ ​​15/16 ips, 1 7/8 ips, 3 3/4 ips, 7 1/2 ips, 15 ips and 30 ips

Cedar (c) noise restoration.

We own The Archeophone (Universal cylinder player)

We are able to professionally transfer any sort of wax cylinder and dictabelts.

Custom Stylus for every cylinder groove width and shape.

Speed selection.

Cedar (c) noise restoration.

U-matic, Betacam, Vhs, Betamax, Hi8…

Sticky Shed Syndrome treatments

Archival copy Chroma bandwidth preservation MXF jpeg2000, Avid VVF1, Master copy; Mp4 h.264 HD High bitrates.

Blackmagic Design (c) edition and colour correction.


IASA-TC04: Guidelines on the Production and Preservation of Digital Audio Objects

TAPE: Training for Audiovisual Preservation in Europe

FACET: The Field Audio Collection Evaluation Tool

Magnetic Tape Storage and Handling: A Guide for Libraries and Archives

Handling and Storage of Audio and Video Carriers

Videotape Identification and Assessment Guide

Videotape Preservation Handbook

Video Preservation Fact Sheets

Digitizing Video for Long-Term Preservation: An RFP Guide and Template

Museum of Obsolete Media


After preserving the archive copy, we proceed to digitally edit and restore the ACCES copy, so that it is presentable, eliminating all those noises that affect its quality while preserving all the richness of the original content.

HIGH END great quality audio visual hardware such as Cedar Audio (c) and BlackMagic Design Resolve (c) is apply to achieve the most natural result ever.

We transfer more than 110 audiovisual different formats, contact us for a quotation. Email us some photos of your archives to know how they are.

RATES 2022

VAT 21% and Shipping costs not included.

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