Film TransferPaul

Transfer Film to DVD

All film transferring includes

  • best real time transfer of your movie collection
  • high quality capture direct to computer digital format
  • basic film cleaning and repair
  • general computer editing, clean up and glitch removal, but no other restoration
  • DVD with 3 to 5 min chapters or basic on disc menu as needed
  • one video DVD disc copy, library case, disc and case insert printing

$75 for the first 15 min or less
then $3 per min

Film Formats include

Standard 8mm film, 8mm wide, frames at 3.8mm pitch, sprocket holes between the frames

Super 8mm film, 8mm wide, frames at 4.25mm pitch, sprocket holes opposite the frames

16mm film, 16mm wide, frames at 7.6mm pitch, sprocket holes between the frames

Film reel sizes and max lengths for 8mm and 16mm film…

  • 3 inch dia reel – 50 Feet
  • 4 inch dia reel – 100 Feet
  • 5 inch dia reel – 200 Feet
  • 6 inch dia reel – 300 Feet
  • 7 inch dia reel – 400 Feet
  • 8 inch dia reel – 600 Feet
  • 10 inch dia reel – 800 Feet
  • 12 inch dia reel – 1200 Feet
  • 14 inch dia reel – 1600 Feet
  • 15 inch dia reel – 2000 Feet
Film length markings are often found on the reel flanges for a rough guide of film length.


Time and length

  • Regular/Standard 8mm – silent speed 7.4 min/100ft – sound speed 5.5 min/100ft
  • Super 8mm – silent speed 6.6 min/100ft – sound speed 5 min/100ft
  • 16mm – silent speed 3.7 min/100ft – sound speed 2.8 min/100ft