Video preservation now includes VHS tape

A diligent historical group in our area has rescued part of our heritage that was in danger of  being lost forever. This group has some aging VHS tape containing video shot in a New Orleans-area school system in the 1930s. It all started with someone shooting video of a movie screen showing the footage of various schools in […]

Old video can bring back memories, but only after conversion

I recently stumbled on an old video of my son’s 5th birthday party  that was left in a Hi-8 camcorder that I stuck in the garage. The video was shot in April 2006. I had never seen it because I got a new camera a few months after Hurricane Katrina. We had a lot on our plates and I didn’t convert […]