Save Your Memories For Generations!

Our local digital transfer services will preserve all your old photos, film, and video/audio tapes.

Starting as low as $10.

Grandma and lady looking at pictures on a cell phone.

Digital Transfer Services Done Locally


Photo Scanning Services

Home Movies to DVD

Casettes to CD/MP3

Video Transfer Services

Transfer all those classic and aging family VHS tapes for the next generation to see and enjoy! We also support transferring these formats as well: BETA, HI8, DIGITAL 8, MINIDVD.

Photo Transfer

Your family photo albums are wasting away. It’s time to convert your stacks of prints, slides and negatives into digital files that everyone can enjoy and see on their screens!

8mm to DVD / Super 8 to DVD

16mm film to DVD

You see them, but don’t know what special memories are captured in 8mm, 16mm, and Super 8 film reels. We can help you bring those films back to life for the whole family to enjoy!

Convert Cassettes to CD / Vinyl to MP3

Reel to Reel Tape to CD

Share all your audio memories with the kids!  We can help you preserve all those cassette tapes and other audio recordings so that you can listen to them again and again.

You can trust Mike with your memories!

Serving Ames, Des Moines and Iowa for Years

Mike Orr is your local Ames connection with years of experience.

How it works

Save all your childhood memories before it’s too late!         It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3.

1. Drop off or send your family memories

Drop it off in Ames or put your home movies and family photos into a box and drop it off at your local UPS location. We’ll take care of the rest.

2. The magic (digitization) happens

Mike will convert every item by hand with great care every step of the way.

3. Items are sent back

You’ll receive your new updated media back with your original items: perfectly preserved digital copies on online storage services, thumb drive, hard drive, or personalized DVDs.

Common Questions

How long does it take?

1-2 weeks, depending on how much you have. We will be in close contact so you’ll always know.

If my tape is broken can you fix it?

Most likely yes depending on the overall condition of the tape.

What can I get digitized?

Mix and match format types from VHS tapes to Super8 film. If you have any questions, we’d be happy to help!

What do I get back?

You’ll receive your original memories plus digitized, ready to relive digital copies on your choice of online storage service, Thumb Drive, DVD or Digital Download. All analog media is carefully converted by Mike, right here in Ames, Iowa.

How does it work?

Simply drop off or mail your home movies and pictures. In a few weeks, you’ll get your originals back plus new digital keepsakes.

Get Started Today

Have any questions? Give Mike a call/text.


Give Mike Orr a call.