The Freedman Center

Video Services

Video cassette, MiniDVs, Betamax, 8mm/16mm and more! Capture services are now par for the course in the Freedman Center. We use high quality playback equipment and can output to the format of your choice. Please note that if a hard drive is not provided (see Premium Services homepage), we will keep files on a station in the Center for 1 week and an additional $10.00 fee will be assessed per file for the conversion of AVI to MPG2 format.

Capture from...
Setup Fee
Footage Fee
VHS, Betamax, MiniDV, U-matic $0.00 $25.00 per tape AVI
Non-Commercial DVD $0.00 $25.00 per tape MPG2
8mm, Super 8mm, 16mm Film $20.00 $42.00 per hour AVI, MiniDV Tape
Output to...
Footage Fee
Raw Footage $0 per hour Storage Computer Stored on storage computer for one (1) week.
MPG1, MOV, WMV, MP3 $10 per file Data DVD Settings to be determined by customer during consultation.
Video DVD $20 per hour DVD Deinterlaced, Cropped, Normalized, and Chapters added every 5 minutes.

For formal quote, please contact the Freedman Center at 216-368-0932 or by emailing

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