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Current Price List

consultancy

on audio-visual preservation, including:

  • staff training
  • developing policies and procedures
  • risk assessment and disaster planning
  • vault, photochemical and digital lab design
 
 
 
 
120
 
 
 
 
per hour
conservation

both analogue and digital:

  • collection surveying and assessment
  • environmental monitoring
  • disaster recovery
 
 
 
80
 
 
 
per hour
digitisation

4K/UHD workflow:

  • scanning of all common film gauges
  • format conversion
  • optical sound extraction at 96 kHz
    (comopt, mono or stereo)
 
30
10
 
10
 
per minute
per minute
 
per minute

2K/HD workflow:

  • scanning of all common film gauges
  • format conversion
  • optical sound extraction at 48 kHz 
    (comopt, mono or stereo)
 
15
5
 
5
 
per minute
per minute
 
per minute
restoration

in the analogue world:

  • film inspection
  • film cleaning
  • perforation and splices repair
 
 
 
80
 
 
 
per hour

digital image and sound restoration

160per hour

data archaeology and data wrangling

160per hour
access

grading, editing and synchronisation

160per hour

files and data transformations, including:

  • demultiplex, decode, filter, encode, multiplex
 
120
 
per hour

for theatrical screening:

  • 4K DCP encoding (2D)
  • 2K DCP encoding (2D)
  • add VF to OV
 
800
400
100
 
per package
per package
per VF
archiving

onto LTO with LTFS:

  • digital archive onto LTO-9
  • digital archive onto LTO-8
  • digital archive onto LTO-7
  • digital archive onto LTO-6
 
2 000
1 400
750
400
 
per cartridge
per cartridge
per cartridge
per cartridge

data migration with file format maintenance:

  • container modification
  • audio and/or video codec modification
 
20
250
 
per TB
per TB
as well asmany other services on request“itdepends”

General Conditions

  • The currency is CHF.
  • All prices are VAT exclusive and EXW Bern, Switzerland.
  • A 25 % discount is offered for full-day work.
  • For each project where we use open-source software, a contribution for its developer is included in our prices.
  • Our shipping costs are added.
  • Our travel, board and lodging expenses are added, as well as visa and other fees. For any train or flight segment that lasts longer than two hours, we require a business class ticket. The travel time is added to the work time, as well as any quarantine.
  • We require advance payment from all new international customers.
  • The minimum invoiced amount is CHF 100, the minimum invoiced work time is 15 min and the minimum invoiced film, video or sound length is 5 min.
  • All relations with AV Preservation by reto.ch Sàrl are governed by Swiss law only. The place of performance and the exclusive place of jurisdiction for any litigation is at our registered headquarters. Please note that any other agreement, oral or written, is invalid and void.
  • This price list is valid from January 2023 on.

2024-06-16