AVPS Partners with METRO to Support Media Archiving

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

AudioVisual Preservation Solutions is again partnering with the Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO) to provide training and resources to regional libraries and archives for the preservation and management of audiovisual collections. As part of METRO’s Documentary Heritage Program, AVPS wil

Azimuth Adjustment for Magnetic Audio Recordings

Thursday, April 14th, 2011

Azimuth Adjustment for Magnetic Audio Recordings
By Audrey Young and Peter Oleksik

In magnetic audio tape recording, azimuth refers to the measure of the angle between the tape heads and the physical tape itself, the ideal being a perfectly perpendicular 90º. The audio signal is recorded ont

METRO and Archivists Roundtable Co-host “Born Digital AV” Workshop with Chris Lacinak

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Continuing the AVPS commitment to education and community participation, Chris Lacinak will be conducting the workshop “Born Digital AV: A Primer for Archivists and Caretakers of Moving Image and Sound Collections” on Wednesday, October 6, 2010. The event is co-hosted […]

Dave Rice at Upcoming Digital Media Management Workshop

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

AVPS Senior Consultant David Rice will be giving a workshop entitled Media Management in a Digital Universe as part of The Sanctuary for Independent Media’s Spring 2010 workshop series. The theme of the series is “Be the Media,” and its […]

New York Archivist Roundtable Workshop on Moving Image and Sound Preservation

Friday, February 1st, 2008

Serving as Education Coordinator for NYART, Chris Lacinak of Audiovisual Preservation Solutions hosted and participated as a speaker in a workshop titled “Preserving Your Moving Image and Sound Collections: An Overview of the Present with a View Toward the Future”. […]

Chris Lacinak Elected to the Post of Education Coordinator of New York Archivist RoundTable (NYART)

Monday, July 30th, 2007

The New York Archivist Round Table (NYART) elected Chris Lacinak of AudioVisual Preservation Solutions (AVPS) to the position of Education Coordinator. Chris is proud to carry on the great work of his predecessor Mary Hedge in serving NYART, a professional […]