Welcome to Audio-Visual Archives
Audio-Visual Archives is a media production firm that helps individuals, organizations, and whole communities to record and preserve their history. We combine analogue reproduction with digital recording, restoration, and production technologies to create new and exciting finished products.
From vintage film and sound recordings to live presentations and interviews, the possibilities to mix, match, and create new content are virtually endless. We invite you to look around at our samples and demonstrations to develop ideas for producing your own Audio-Visual Archives. Make history!!
Here’s a list of the services we offer:
A. Live Presentations:
B. Live Performances:
C. Miscellaneous Events & Purposes:
Video Production Services:
Audio Production Services:
1. CD/DVD/BluRay Authoring & Duplication 3. File transcoding, compression and upload
2. Artwork design, printing, & packaging 4. Archival storage solutions for vintage & digital materials
- Multimedia Project Examples of Archiving and Recording Services A Gallery of cover Art from various projects and productions.
- Video Production of Dance Performance Amherst, MA dance videography
- Symposium & Lecture Series Video Recording 10th Anniversary Celebration Weissman Center
- Oral and Pictoral Family History on DVD Collage of still images taken from 8mm & 16mm Film Transfer Project.
- Graduation Video DVD of Local Pioneer Valley school graduation
- 16mm Film to DVD conversion Film Transfer of Family Home Movie Archive
- Video Oral History Interview Video Biography of Holocaust Survivor
- Multi-camera Video Production of Choreography and Dance Collage of still images from multicam video production
- Vinyl Record converted to DVD LP transfer to CD of Polish Koledas--Christmas Carols
- Video Testimonial Interviews Candid video production of cancer survivors discussing their treatment and experiences
- Film Transfer with music and narration VHS to DVD of original film, edited with commentary
- HD Video of Live Theater and Dance HD and DVD production of live performance
- Historic 16mm Films digitized Archival footage of life in rural western Massachusetts in the early 1930s
- Family History Recording Multimedia oral history with films, photos, and interview
- Wedding Video Production DVD of Wedding
- Super 8 Home movies on DVD 8mm film transfer to DVD with music & narration
- Audio Interview of Family members in Western Mass Tape to CD transfer of oral history and family stories of Western Massachusetts
- 4-Camera HD Video Production version 2 Artwork for High Definition BluRay edition of Dance Performance--circular design
- Home movies on DVD Historic footage digitized and preserved, donated to archive; home movies transferred to DVD.
We have worked for clients in most parts of the United States and Canada, but most of our work is local and regional, including:
- All six New England States (MA, CT, RI, VT, NH, ME) and Upstate New York
- Central & Western Massachusetts; Worcester & Berkshire County, Greater Boston
- Brattleboro & southern Vermont down to Hartford and Central Connecticut
- The Pioneer Valley: Hampden, Hampshire, and Franklin County, Massachusetts
- The cities of Holyoke, Chicopee, Springfield, and Greenfield, Mass
- The Five College Area, including Northampton and Amherst, Mass
Our Studio is located in Florence, MA (part of Northampton) , with a home office in Sunderland, to serve folks up and down and either side of the Connecticut River Valley.