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BLOG POST, 2 October 2019: Our Media Technician talks about the benefits of using digital technology with analogue - and why he loves the sound made by one inch video tape recorders.
BLOG POST, 4 September 2019: One of our Visitor Service Assistants came across a really interesting find when he was working on a recent project to de-frame our works on paper.
BLOG POST, 7 August 2019: Our Media Technician takes a detailed look at different film types and how they're digitised at the South West Film and Television Archive.
BLOG POST, 17 July 2019: Staff are labelling the shelving in The Box’s archive store. Find out more about this practical, essential process that will help us provide access to the collections once we're open in 2020.
BLOG POST, 3 July 2019: In 2015 we joined forces with the University of Plymouth to develop the MA Archival Practice – a one-year programme aimed at equipping the next generation of archivists with the skills and knowledge that will help their careers. Hear from two of the staff who’ve devised and delivered the programme.
BLOG POST, 19 June 2019: Find out more about the ground breaking 'Disabled Britain on Film' collection that was launched earlier this year by the BFI and includes content from the South West Film and Television Archive.
BLOG POST, 24 April 2019: Learn about the challenges and options our Media Technician encounters when he's dealing with the different frame rates in our amateur film collection.
Learn how a new colour grading system for working with archive film collections is enabling SWFTA prepare a huge selection of films for The Box's galleries.