Photo Slides Through the Centuries

As a child, you may remember the excitement of looking at slides through a carousel projector at relatives or in school. There was nothing quite like the joy of flicking through a set of 35mm slides with friends and family and reminiscing on the memories they gave you. We’re going to take a look at […]

VHS Camcorders

My early memories of camcorders usually consist of my dad not understanding the technology and taking shakey, overexposed and unfocused videos of me and my sister playing in the garden. Let’s find out some more about camcorders… Invented in the early 80s, they presented a massive improvement on previous technologies. This was due to their […]

Camcorders Through the Years

The advances in technology seem to be never-ending. I remember when mobile phones were like a brick and not the modern sleek devices that everyone seems to have in their pocket. Camcorders are no exception… With impressive image quality, and excellent portability and can be uploaded to a computer with ease (sometimes even over WiFi!). […]

Different Types of Vintage Video Formats

You may or may not ever have seen a videotape in the flesh but they look a bit like this (see below image) and you may have caught a glimpse of them in your grandparent’s or relative’s house. Although they are old, those videotapes may contain fantastic home movies or old production projects – you […]

The Magic of Super 8

What is Super 8 film? Super 8 film format has been around for decades. It made its mark on culture in the 1960s due to being the first reliable and affordable means for home video. It birthed a generation of amateur filmmakers all over the globe and changed the industry for the better. Here are […]