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May 2015

Archives go Beyond Bytes

Highlights from last month's Beyond Bytes workshop hosted by the NFSA and featuring a panel of international guests from the forefront of new archive business models and processes.

Matthew Davies
Apr 2015

Welcoming the world's archives

This week, the NFSA is hosting the 71st FIAF Congress in Sydney and Canberra. We look back at the technological predictions made at the previous NFSA-FIAF Congress in 1986.

Miguel Gonzalez
Film
Apr 2014

Thailand's fragile film heritage

Thai Film Archivist Kedsuda Jina recently visited the NFSA to learn about our preservation work. She told Clair Hurford that her country's heritage is in danger because of a lack of interest from the public.

Clair Hurford
Film
Sep 2013

International Council on Archives

Senior researcher Mick Newnham reports on his recent visit to the Solomon Islands for the Pacific Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives.

Mick Newnham
Film
May 2013

Imaging scientists and archivists

Rod Butler, Head of Preservation and Technical Services, visited Washington DC to attend the Society for Imaging Science and Technology (IST) archiving conference.

Rod Butler
Apr 2013

Things that make you go 'Yes!'

Film curator Kathrin di Rocco is taking part in an exchange program with George Eastman House in Rochester, New York.

Kathrin di Rocco
Film
Oct 2012

Archives in Transition

Senior curator Matthew Davies reports from the 43rd annual conference of IASA - the International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives - in New Delhi, India.

Matthew Davies
Sound
Oct 2011

The NFSA wins more awards!

The NFSA was presented with four awards at the 15th Annual Australian Society of Archivists Mander Jones Awards for excellence in archival writing or publishing.

Sonia Gherdevich
Aug 2011

Learning the basics of video

Mick Newnham visits Lithuania to share his extensive knowledge of audiovisual preservation.

Mick Newnham
Jul 2011

The Adventures of Jonathan Dennis

Emma Kelly explores the connections between the NFSA and Jonathan Dennis, the founding director of the New Zealand Film Archive.

Emma Kelly
Film