Saturday, January 9, 2016

Kids these days have no idea how lucky they are with their fancy Blu-rays and Netflix. I remember growing up with VHS tapes… the video quality is pretty poor by today’s standard, and fast-forwarding and rewinding actually happened mechanically, but they were truly marvels of technology at the time. But they played a more important role than just being the format for the latest Hollywood blockbuster. We also used VHS tapes to record our family videos. All those memories! But did you know that VHS tapes don’t last forever? Nope. VHS tapes have a shelf life and the tapes will deteriorate over time.

 The life expectancy can vary quite a bit and depends on the brand, and the way the tape is handled and stores, but video experts agree that you should transfer them into digital media as soon as possible! But how!? Here’s a great tutorial…



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