News from BAVC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 12, 2014

San Francisco, CA -- Bay Area Coalition (BAVC), with support from the National Endowment for Humanities, continues to refine and develop our video quality control software, QCTools. We are proud to announce the release of version 0.5, which contains new functionality in addition to enhanced user interface features. This free and open source tool enables artifact detection in born-digital video and/or resulting from the digitization of analog video.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 17, 2014

San Francisco, CA — Bay Area Video Coalition (BAVC) is excited to announce that it is one of 16 recipients of the Knight Foundation’s summer 2014 Prototype Fund. The $35,000 award supports six months of development for key components of an open source project that makes video preservation easier for journalists and others.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 22, 2014

San Francisco, CA -- Bay Area Video Coalition (BAVC) is pleased to announce the hiring of Sam Long as Director of Technology. Long is a strategic technology professional with over seven years experience in community-based media center technology development and implementation.