Video: A Library of Congress Workshop : "Moving Images: Digitizing to the Future"
Title: “Moving Images: Digitizing to the Future”
Speakers: Dr. James Snyder, Michael Stelmach
Recorded at the Library of Congress on January 24, 2011
Running Time: 145 minutes
This workshop covers the key concepts and technologies pertaining to moving image preservation and digitization in libraries, archives, and museums, including the typical elements in the preservation and digitization of moving images, how to assess their condition, and relevant technologies and best practices. An overview of the conservation research underway at the National Audio Visual Conservation Center will also be included.
You can read brief speaker bios and access the video here.
The workshop homepage has more info and a link to slides.
Filed under: Archives and Special Collections, Digital Preservation, Libraries, News, Preservation
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Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.