Transfer 8mm Film to DVD Services in New York
Why Transfer 8mm to DVD?
Imagine your excitement when you are able to view on DVD your family’s super 8mm and 8mm films that have been stored in the closet for the past 40 years! Family Videos on DVD is New York’s* premier source to transfer your 8mm film to DVD at a competitive cost. We utilize the latest 2K high definition film transfer technology to provide amazing quality. We also perform post-transfer enhancement to further restore the quality of your films. We have helped families just like yours, and you can view our customer testimonials here. Many companies simply transfer your film directly to a DVD using Out-of-Date technology without post-transfer enhancement and handpicked background music, resulting in a low quality product.
|Transfer Type & Cost|
|High-Definition (no Background Music)||High-Definition (with Background Music)|
|$0.18/ft. - $9.00 for a 50 ft. reel (3”)||$0.25/ft. - $12.50 for a 50 ft. reel (3”)|
Before choosing a company, it is important to know the transfer technology that will be used to transfer your films to DVD, along with everything that is included in the cost of the transfer. We utilize the latest high definition film transfer technology and provide a comprehensive package of features that is unmatched by our competition:
|Our Typical Competitors||Family Videos on DVD|
|Service||Unable to personalize & customize service; films may be sent out of state to another company with a min. 3 wk. turnaround time||Personalized service with the ability to customize your project to suit your needs; all work performed at our company in Old Bridge, NJ|
|Transfer Method to convert 8mm films||Telecine real time transfer or standard definition frame-by-frame transfer||High Definition Scanning using State-of-the-Art RetroScan Universal Mark I and Mark II CS Transfer Equipment|
|Post-Transfer Enhancement & Editing||Not Included||Color correction, color enhancement, & gap removal with professional video editing software to increase video quality|
|Background Music||A prefabricated music track or not included||Handpicked appropriate background music from our 4200 song library|
|Opening Menu||Limited menu choices or one generic menu||Choice from over 325 menu themes with a personalized slide show of images from your films|
|Scene Selection Menus||Not included||Chapter markers & titles at ~10 min. intervals|
|Menu background music||Not included||Included|
|Opening Title||Not included||Included|
|DVD Cover||Title on DVD, but no personalized DVD cover or DVD case cover||Title personalized with images from your video on the DVD & DVD Case|
|Digital Files on Hard Drive||Not Available||Available|
Over time, your films fade and become damaged. Don’t keep them in the closet any longer where no one can enjoy them. Don’t settle for companies that utilize out-of-date technology without all of the additional features that we provide free of charge. Call us today to transfer your 8mm to DVD!
*Film pickup available in Manhattan to go over your film transfer project and pickup your films (A travel reimbursement charge will be added to your order). Please call to make arrangements.