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Digital Restoration

Specialist image enhancement for quality content capture.

Carefully restore fragile and damaged materials.

Digital restoration is the process of ensuring the quality of an image is up to standard for the best possible capture. In some instances, we are handed frail and torn materials that are in such a state of degradation they require meticulous restoration before we proceed with digitising them. While much of this work is carried out in-house by our team of restoration experts, we also outsource some digital restorations that require a certain level of skill and expertise.

Ideal for:

  • Improving content capture
  • Enhancing the quality of materials
  • Restoring vulnerable items

/ The Benefits

Refine the digitisation process

Digital restoration allows heritage materials that have become worn and damaged to be repaired so that quality images are captured during the digitisation process.

Professionally enhance content

Materials in need of restoration are in the safe hands of people who are masters of their craft to ensure a sympathetic approach to all repairs.

/ Who We Help

Arts & Culture
Register Offices

/ How It Works

1 / Assess

Based on an honest and expert assessment of your needs, we prepare a customised plan with costs.

2 / Digitise

Upon arrival, your materials are carefully checked, logged and prepared for the digitisation process by our team of skilled handlers.

3 / Restore

Utilising our team of specialist digital restorers, we look to digitally repair any damage or imperfections to the original document.

4 / Publish

Outputs into usable formats are flexible to meet your needs and meet rigorous metadata standards. Secure online publishing and viewing is available.

/ Why choose Us?

It’s a family affair

We’re proud to fly the flag for family-run businesses, and although our team has grown significantly over the last 60 years, we still bring a personal touch to everything we do.

Complete protection

To ensure your materials are safe in our care, we implement strict security measures and undergo regular disaster recovery assessments.

Specialist heritage facilities

The storage, preparation and digitisation of your heritage materials is carried out in our purpose-built single-level, temperature-controlled studio area measuring over 10,000 feet.

Respected and respectful

Our skilled, knowledgeable and experienced handlers and technicians are known for their meticulous handling of heritage materials – treating them with the respect they deserve at all times.

Gentle preservation

We use cutting-edge technology and advanced techniques to provide one of the UK’s most specialist digitisation services for your rare, precious and fragile heritage materials.

Services by us, for you

Our flexible services are fully tailored to ensure organisations meet their key objectives regardless of the type or quantity of materials.

/ Our Accreditations

/ Frequently asked questions

How do I get my materials to you?

We have two options. You can deliver your materials to our premises, or, we can arrange collection using our track, unmarked vans from your preferred location.

Do you provide bespoke solutions?

Yes. Our services are fully flexible and customisable to a range of heritage materials and requirements.

Which locations do you serve?

We operate nationwide working closely with businesses and organisations throughout the UK.