At 01:00 PM 2009-01-26, Paul D wrote: >Why not go with a digital video recorder as well? It would be nice >to see the people as they show artifacts or images from the past. On projects that I've seen that take this route, it raises far more challenges in archiving and access than audio-only. I agree it has benefits, but it also substantially increases the archival costs long-term, at least in my perspective. Cheers, Richard Richard L. Hess email: [log in to unmask] Aurora, Ontario, Canada (905) 713 6733 1-877-TAPE-FIX Detailed contact information: http://www.richardhess.com/tape/contact.htm Quality tape transfers -- even from hard-to-play tapes.