Video Paradiso: how an Italian town rescued a priceless film collection
This is just a neat story that shows how what a community cares about can affect the longevity of an archive.
David Rosenthal on format specifications
Good stuff that I need to read again.
Discussion summary on format specifications
from Chris Rusbridge’s digital curation blog
Image Fortress Launches Online Archive of World’s Space Exploration Imagery
Neat. They claim to provide organizations with a “fully automated, online digital archiving services that ensure the secure, long-term preservation and integrity of electronic documents and still and video imagery.” I am deeply curious to know how they accomplish this.
German lovers – aged six and five – try to elope to Africa
This snuck into my delicious archives. Adorable.