Family Archive Retreats

Learn At YOUR LEVEL With the Family Archive Retreats On The Beautiful BRUCE PENINSULA!

Located under 3 hours north of Toronto with steps to the shores of Lake Huron, will be offering 2 day intensive workshops during Fall 2020. Learn everything from preparation, identifying items from your own archives, planning organization & metadata before we dive into scanning YOUR actual items using state of the art equipment!

Bring a minimum of 500 items of which all equipment, software, training & corresponding scans via high resolution digital files will be provided - we dive in deep enough to send you home a Photo Scanning PRO! Advanced courses available and Group Discounts (co-lodging) available.

Items Eligible to Bring & Scan Include:
Printed Photos (All Formats)
Documents / Artwork (All sizes/Formats)
Negatives (Negative Transparencies - All / Most Formats)
Slides (Positive Transparencies - All / Most Formats)
Videos - (All / Most Formats - Note: Converts in REAL TIME!)
Film Reels* - (Super 8 + 8mm)

*Limited number of Film Reels can be converted on-site, due to equipment and time constraints.
A full understanding of Film Reel Scanning along with the opportunity to digitize a minimum of 400 feet of footage is included with preferential pricing for additional materials post-retreat.

This 2 day course includes 4 hands on-sessions where you physically learn the overview, technology, pre-scan, scanning, and post-scan tips, tricks, & best practices on your OWN materials!

$999 - September, October, & November Availability
Private Upscale-Wilderness Lodging At The Red Bay Lodge & All Meals included
1 Course Participant Included in Base Price, Lodging & Meals for up to 2 people, 2 nights.
+$200 - Upgrade to a 2nd Course Participant in Same Room

Located @ The Red Bay Lodge on The Bruce Peninsula
462 Huron Road, Mar, ON
Transportation Available (Ground or Air [YYZ or YVV Wiarton] )


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