8mm and 16mm Film on a Metal or Plastic Reel

Over time, movie film deteriorates. Not only will the projected picture fade, but the film itself can become brittle and snap. Transferring your home movies to DVD will insure that your memories will last a lifetime.

What's included?
• Film is inspected for damamged areas.
• Film is cleaned and dusted
• Your film is spliced together onto new 400 ft. reels.


8mm and 16mm Film on a Metal or Plastic Reel


25 cents per foot
minimum order is $100 (400ft)
$100 due at time of order
Silent Movie jobs are completed with a partner in Pennsylvania that we have worked with for years, and only serve professional labs like ours.  Your film is cleaned and spliced together before being converted using a state-of-the-art machine.  This service is top-notch, and we've been 100% satisfied.


Preparing Your Home Movies for Transfer

  1. Number Your Reels
    • Gather your film reels and determine the size of each to estimate the total footage of film.
    • Click for a printable film sizing guide
    • If you want your film reels transferred in a specific order, number all reels in order.  Please underline all numbers as the numbers 6 and 9 can be confused on round reels.  Use either stickers or write the numbers directly on the boxes.
  2. Select a Title for Your Transfer "The Smith Family Memories", "The Adventures of the Crockett Family", "The Johnsons" are a few suggestions. If a title is not desired, please indicate NO TITLE. Otherwise, we will begin your production with the title of "Memories."
  3. Don't Forget to Order Extra Copies
    • One to watch and one to store.
    • Family movies make great gifts.
  4. Package Your Film Reels and/or Tapes to:
  5. Yours Truly Photography
    408 N Main St | PO Box 408
    Kilmarnock, VA 22482