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What the past looked like in color (according to a computer)

Ever wanted to know what historical images would look like in color? Rudy Marsman used a computer algorithm to add color to six black and white films from the archives of the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision. Read more...
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Impact metrics: going viral with animated GIFs

This year we commissioned GIF artist Kiszkiloszki (Kajetan Obarski) to make animated GIFs based on our openly licensed archival footage. Time to look at some numbers on the impact they made. Read more...

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Game on! at the Extending Play conference

On September 30th and Saturday the 1st of October the third edition of the Extending Play conference took place at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ. Game on! attended to present and be inspired about what it means to “excavate the past, interpret the present, and forecast the future of play and games”. Read more...

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Game On! at DIGRA FDG conference 2016

Sound and Vision reports on the 2016 DIGRA FDG conference in Dundee, where there were talks on game preservation and Game On! was presented. Read more...

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Ready to Reach Out: Connecting Cultural Heritage Collections

Source image: report of Ready to Reach Out

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Tools of the Trade

A report on the PREFORMA funded symposium "No Time to Wait!: Standardizing FFV1 & Matroska for Preservation" in Berlin. Read more...

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Building a better developer community: OR 2016

Sound and Vision R&D team member and EuropeanaTech Community Manager, Gregory Markus attended OR2016 as part of a panel focused on transnational open source development and improving collaborative technical development in amongst heritage institutions in Europe. Read more...

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Iets Nieuws: Are you a great newscaster?

In the context of the Observe project and Lukas Hulsbergen's thesis, we developed the interactive game/web toy Iets Nieuws. In the game participants are asked to do voice overs for Sound and Vision's Open Images videos.Read more...
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Connecting collections across national borders

In the project “Gemeenschappelijke Thesaurus voor Uniforme Ontsluiting” a case study to connect partial collections of the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision and the Flemish VIAA archive by aligning their thesauri was held. Read more...

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Turning historical newsreels into awesome GIF animations

Sound and Vision asked animated GIF artist Kajetan Obarski a.k.a. Kiszkiloszki to make awesome GIF animations from historical newsreels. Here's what he came up with. Read more...

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