FilmTransfer.com was founded in 2002 with the mission of helping families preserve their aging media. Each customer along the way gave us an opportunity to improve our process.
On this path we've reengineered virtually everything about our company many times over with the goal of improving quality, turnaround, and convenience.
Here are some of our accomplishments:
2002 - Helped our first customer preserve 8mm film on DVD.
2003 - Created an online store which makes ordering transfer services easy and convenient.
2004 - Upgraded our film transfer equipment to offer frame-by-frame scanning.
2005 - Started offering color correction on film transfer and slide scanning services. New facility to grow with customer demand. Networked as per post-production customer specifications to facilitate sharing of large video files between departments quickly.
2006 - Became first company to make high-definition (1920x1080) frame-by-frame film transfer affordable for families.
2007 to 2012 - R&D into restoring customer films, videos, and images efficiently and affordably.
2011 - Moved into new state-of-the-art facility capable of processing 10x more media than our previous facility.
2012 - Introduced remastering of film to remove dust and dirt, restore color, reduce grain, and stabilize shaky footage.
2013 - Introduced remastering of video to stabilize tracking and remove noise.
2014 - Introduced our Cloud service to make streaming and downloading of digitized films, videos, and images simple and convenient.
2015 - Re-engineered our order process to improve turnaround when uploading to Cloud.
2016 to 2017 - Implemented AI processes to help us move thousands of video files daily automatically to facilitate rapid turnaround on video transfer.