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Video Services

Home movies, old photographs, vacation slides... those precious memories that won't be forgotten. At Harold's we can create a video compilation of those moments for you to treasure. Perfect for a memorial service, anniversary, wedding, graduation or just to get organized. We offer a wide range of affordable services from basic duplication to custom video editing. We can also edit, add graphic titles and music to your video or DVD. *prices are subject to change.

Video Tape to DVD

Video tape is a magnetic storage medium and will degrade over time. So far, there is no reliable method that will predict the life of tapes. We want to help you preserve the memories you have from your home video footages. Let us transfer those tapes to DVD, so that you may enjoy them for years to come. Available in 5 business days.

Note: a Federal Copyright Law protects commercially marketed videotapes. We are unable to duplicate these types of tapes.

Video Formats Accepted
VHS, VHSC, Video 8, Mini DV (Includes PAL), Hi8 and Beta Max.
Harold’s records exclusively in SP mode for maximum picture quality. Maximum recording time per DVD is 120 minutes. Editing is not available as part of this service. More than 10 tapes may require additional service time. Request a service time estimate from the lab.

Custom DVD Cover
Customized DVD covers are available in several designs. They must be ordered online using a digital file.

Video Tape Splicing & Repair
Harold's video production lab has the ability to splice or repair most damaged videotapes. We can remove the tape from the damaged cassette and if necessary, splice it back together and place it in a new cassette.


Per Original Tape $24.99
Additional Copies (1-5) $12.99 each
Additional Copies (6+) $9.99 each
Custom Photo DVD Cover $9.99
Video Tape Splicing $5.00 per Splice
Replace Cassette $5.00 per Cassette
Email link via Dropbox (up to 4GB) $10.00
Email link via Dropbox (over 4GB) $20.00

The link comes from Dropbox with a message that states “Harold’s is sending you a link.” Dropbox hosts the information for 90 days. A Dropbox account is not necessary to download the file and it can be downloaded an unlimited number of times. Orders must be paid prior to the link being sent.



Film Reels to DVD

Available in 4 weeks.

Reel Formats Accepted
Super 8, 8mm and 16mm.
A DVD holds up to 120 minutes; approximately 1200 feet. If the production exceeds 120 minutes, additional DVDs will be used as needed and additional charges will apply.

If the reels need to be transferred in a particular sequence, clearly number the movie reels accordingly. It is best to write the number sequence directly on the reel & not on the reel cover.

*Multiple reels in your order will be spliced together and not put back on original reels, unless otherwise requested.

Custom DVD Cover
Customized DVD covers are available in several designs. They must be ordered online using a digital file.

Music
Customers have a choice submitting their own music selection or using copyright free music supplied by the lab. Customer supplied music is accepted as CD or MP-3 files. Lab supplied music is determined by a video specialist and is instrumental only.

Titles
Titles are most often added at the beginning and the end. Titles can be up to 6 lines with 18 characters per line. They should be clearly printed or typed out with specific instructions for placement.


Reels 30¢ per foot ($80 minimum charge)
Titles $5.00 per title
Music (customer supplied) $10.00 per song
Music (video lab supplied) $20.00 per order
Additional Copies (1-5) $12.99 each
Additional Copies (6+) $9.99 each
Custom Photo DVD Cover $9.99
Film Returned to Original Reels* $1.00 per reel
Email link via Dropbox (up to 4GB) $10.00
Email link via Dropbox (over 4GB) $20.00

The link comes from Dropbox with a message that states “Harold’s is sending you a link.” Dropbox hosts the information for 90 days. A Dropbox account is not necessary to download the file and it can be downloaded an unlimited number of times. Orders must be paid prior to the link being sent.



Video Files to DVD

Video files from memory cards, flash drives, DVD, mini DVD and hard drive camcorders can come in many file formats, but most of them cannot be viewed on your TV. We can convert your video files to DVD, or your HI Definition files to Blu-ray, for convenient TV viewing. Available in 5 business days.

Pricing is based on the number of DVDs required to convert your files. Due to the variations between the file types, a video consultant will determine the proper transfer format and pricing. Large quantity orders may require additional service time. Request a service time estimate from the lab. Converting Blu-Ray to Standard DVD may require multiple DVDs and is not recommended.

*Video DVD to Digital File service is returned on a high quality, high speed flash drive as editable MP4 files.

Custom DVD Cover
Customized DVD covers are available in several designs. They must be ordered online using a digital file.


Standard DVD (2 hours/DVD) $29.99 per disc
Blu-Ray Disc (available from Hi-Def Files) $39.99 per disc
Additional Copies of DVD (1-5) $12.99 each
Additional Copies of DVD (6+) $9.99 each
Additional Copies of Blu-Ray Disc $19.99
Video DVD to Digital File* $29.99 per disc
Custom Photo DVD Cover $9.99
Email link via Dropbox (up to 4GB) $10.00
Email link via Dropbox (over 4GB) $20.00

The link comes from Dropbox with a message that states “Harold’s is sending you a link.” Dropbox hosts the information for 90 days. A Dropbox account is not necessary to download the file and it can be downloaded an unlimited number of times. Orders must be paid prior to the link being sent.



Video Slideshow

Celebrate a graduation, birthday or an anniversary. Commemorate a loved one's life. We'll help you create a spectacular Video Slideshow to tell your story. Complete with titles, music and image transitions, Video Slideshows are made from digital files. We recommend no less than 50 images for optimum viewing enjoyment, with a max of 200. Available in 4 weeks.

Images
Digital files must be .jpg files and brought in on one source. If a specific order is needed, files must be named in order staring with 001.
Prints must be scanned at standard scanning charges to be included in the Video Slideshow. If a specific order is required, prints must be numbered when scanning order is submitted.

Please Note: Specific order is not available from a combination order of prints and digital files. Refer to Create Your Own Video.

Music
Customer supplied music is preferred and must be on CD or MP-3 files. Submit up to 10 minutes of music, typically 2 songs. The lab has a limited selection of copyright free music available. Lab supplied music is determined by a video consultant and is instrumental only.

Text
Text may appear at the beginning and end of the movie but is not required.

Custom DVD Cover
Customized DVD covers are available in several designs. They must be ordered online using a digital file.

Video Slideshow Features
• Movie DVD with titles, music & transitions
• Each image will appear for approximately six seconds
• For optimum viewing enjoyment, max number of images is 200
• Movie loop for repeated playing unattended


Video Slideshow (up to 100 images) $99.99
Additional Images $1.00 per image
Music (customer supplied) $10.00 per song
Additional Copies of Video DVD (1-5) $12.99 each
Additional Copies of Video DVD (6+) $9.99 each
Custom Photo DVD Cover $9.99
One-on-One Session $70.00 per hour
Email link via Dropbox (up to 4GB) $10.00
Email link via Dropbox (over 4GB) $20.00

The link comes from Dropbox with a message that states “Harold’s is sending you a link.” Dropbox hosts the information for 90 days. A Dropbox account is not necessary to download the file and it can be downloaded an unlimited number of times. Orders must be paid prior to the link being sent.



Audio Cassette to CD

We'll preserve your audio memories to a digital format so you can listen to them over and again. Available in 5 business days.

Cassette to CD (up to 80 minutes) $49.99
Digital Audio File to CD $29.99 per disc
Saved to Flash Drive Additional $18.99
Email link via Dropbox (up to 4GB) $10.00
Email link via Dropbox (over 4GB) $20.00

The link comes from Dropbox with a message that states “Harold’s is sending you a link.” Dropbox hosts the information for 90 days. A Dropbox account is not necessary to download the file and it can be downloaded an unlimited number of times. Orders must be paid prior to the link being sent.



DVD Duplication

Need another copy of your video DVD or Video Slideshow? DVDs can contain a lot of different things - images, files, movies, or productions like a Mini Movie video. This duplication service is for video that you would normally view on your TV. If it doesn’t play in a TV DVD player (not a DVD computer drive), it is not a DVD duplication. Available in 5 business days.

Note: a Federal Copyright Law protects commercially marketed videotapes. We are unable to duplicate these types of tapes.

Custom DVD Cover
Customized DVD covers are available in several designs. They must be ordered online using a digital file.


DVD Duplication (1-5) $12.99 each
DVD Duplication (6+) $9.99 each
Custom Photo DVD Cover $9.99
Email link via Dropbox (up to 4GB) $10.00
Email link via Dropbox (over 4GB) $20.00

The link comes from Dropbox with a message that states “Harold’s is sending you a link.” Dropbox hosts the information for 90 days. A Dropbox account is not necessary to download the file and it can be downloaded an unlimited number of times. Orders must be paid prior to the link being sent.