Scanning Archival Photographic Images – Community Heritage Projects

Scanning Archival Photographic Images – Community Heritage Projects Our archive department has been busy working on Oxford United Football Club’s archive of photographs.  Oxford United started in 1893 as an amateur club called Headington, a village team known locally as “the boys from over the hill”, so it was an honour to support the club […]

How to Digitise Your Archives – And Is It Worth It?

Whether you’re a publisher, a library, corporate or private client, you almost certainly have hundreds, if not thousands, of historic archives that are hugely valuable, that require digitising to help preserve historical content or to build an online platform for viewing.    Digitising an archive to make works available online sounds easy, but the reality […]

Historical Photograph Scanning

Currently we are working on a collection of photograph albums dating back to 1939 which hold historical images from World War II. It is important to handle these rare albums with a ‘white glove approach’, to ensure oils from our hands are not transferred across to the media. All images are gently brushed and cleaned […]