SPEAKEASY ARCHIVES offer’s many ways to get your films transferred to DVD/BLU-RAY, thumb drive or other hard drives.

First, we inspect your films for splices, warping and other defects. Then if needed we will hand clean your films {$3 per film charge} with Filmrenew, then help you choose the best way possible to transfer your films to meet your budget. 

The VENTURA IMAGES 8mm scanner




SPEAKEASY ARCHIVES Uses the latest in Technology by using VENTURA IMAGES scanners. Now we can transfer your films and audio all in one with accuracy and ease. VENTURA IMAGES frame by frame digital HD scanners use Ximea high speed camera's for maximum definition and accuracy. The Ximia HD High Speed camera has Resolution of 1.3 MP pixels of clarity and 1280x1024 pixels. High end lens with adjustable iris. Other Features: Safe handling of damaged, warped, and spliced film Cool LED light source protects film from heat damage Auto or manual camera settings: exposure, gain, brightness, contrast, color intensity, white balance, zoom. What all this means is Quality transfers. And VENTURA IMAGES machines are crafted in Canada with the finest materials and attention to detail.

And we offer factory fresh with all the latest upgrades VENTURA IMAGES systems for all your 8mm and 16mm films. 

The VENTURA IMAGES system uses a German high speed industrial camera with a high-end lens with adjustable Iris and the most up to date software that produces raw AVI files or MPEG formats, 100% accurate sound to video sync. The VENTURA IMAGES system handles much better films that are warped and spliced. With Auto and manual camera settings, Anti flicker, NTSC or PAL mode, Normal or mirror Images. With custom Mechanical parts and electronic design and manufactured ONLY by VENTURA IMAGES productions! You can’t go wrong with this frame by frame system. Gentle on your films.

We offer a free DVD sampler of all of our transfer systems. Send your mailing address by contact us page and we will get you a sampler DVD sent out today.

Prices for these two transfer systems start as low as $24 per 1200 feet {30 minutes}and $36 for 2300 feet {60 minutes}. These prices are 4 and 5 times less than most other companies!  We offer DVD/BLU-Ray Thumb Drive or other Hard Drive Storage for a nominal fee. A DVD copy of your transfers is always free of charge.

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So, give SPEAKEASY ARCHIVES a try for all your 8mm and 16mm films 

If you  need broadcast Quality transfers see our LASERGRAPHICS SCANSTATION page.

For any questions contact us today.