Our comprehensive services are designed to bring your family history to life. We collate, edit, organize, digitize and preserve your family photographs, videos, documents, and other memorabilia into a dynamic living archive. With Opus, our exclusive web interface, your living archive is continually updated and can be searched, shared, and enjoyed on any device.
We gather your media from albums, shoeboxes, film reels, memory sticks, discs, drives, computers, tablets, phones, and the cloud. Our sync-service can capture and store your media as it is created. We assemble for you a single organized digital library. And with Opus, we provide you with the tools to access, find, and share your media. We create bespoke assets to complement your collection in the form of books, slide shows, videos, and histories.
Life Event Celebrations
Opus is our web-based client interface that lets you view, share and enjoy your digital media library with anyone, anytime, anywhere. You can simply browse through your collection of family photographs, videos, recordings, documents and other memorabilia or quickly find any image, video or document with our advanced search capabilities.
With Opus, you can create, edit and share custom albums to celebrate special events like weddings, birthdays, vacations and holidays. And with our advanced search capabilities, you can quickly find, view and share anything in your collection by name, date, location, event and subject.
We are client-focused providing media services that are tailored to your specific needs. Trust and integrity are key to our client relationships—of utmost importance is the privacy and security of your media. Using industry-standard formats and metadata, your media collection can be transferred into other programs or applications while retaining its enhanced usability and archival qualities. We are confident that once you experience our services, you will continue to be part of our community.
We provide a suite of services to actively manage all aspects of your family media.
We carefully scan and digitize your media using high-resolution technology and store them in non-lossy formats for state-of-the-art preservation.
We eliminate duplicates producing an edited and easily searched collection suitable for viewing, sharing, and archiving.
We create and edit metadata, enriching your media with contextual, searchable terms such as dates, locations, events, names, and other key features so they are accurately described and immediately accessible.
We provide extra protection of your media with secure digital backups to prevent loss.
We digitally restore deteriorated and damaged media to reveal their original quality.
We carefully preserve original media using archival techniques and conservation materials.
We methodically research your ancestors using best practices and assemble your media with newly sourced material into detailed histories.
We thoroughly research your family history and bring it to life with photographs, family trees, maps, and narrative.
We produce legacy audio and video of recollections and memories so family stories may be shared and handed down to future generations.
We bring family history and memories to life with expertly crafted slide shows and videos with narration and music.
We create video and print tributes to honor, celebrate, and commemorate loved ones and life‘s special events.
We provide professional high-quality photo printing, custom photo albums, and hand-stitched and bound family books using archival inks and paper.
Every photograph captures a moment in time creating a record of important events, people, and places in your life. When edited, organized, and creatively presented, these images are more than a chronology of your memories, they become the foundation of a larger and more important story.
Combined with other illustrative materials – such as maps, family trees, and documents, and woven together with well researched social history, videos, and audio recordings, a compelling chronicle of your life and family history emerges.
At PWFAS your photos and memorabilia are transformed into enhanced digital assets, preserved and assembled into a unique and important multi-media family collection to be shared and treasured by future generations. Your descendants will have a clear understanding of their personal heritage and can contribute their own memories, so your gift continues as an enduring living legacy.
Our clients’ memories, media, history, legacy, and needs are both unique and personal. We work hard to exceed your expectations and build relationships that endure. Here are some comments that we have received:
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