Projects

Below is a list of some of the larger projects we have undertaken:

 

2020

 

  • Digitisation of publications (19,000+ pages) St John’s College, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Development of a Preservatio/Memat system and digitisation of publications and images for Cordwalles Preparatory School, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
  • Digitisation of publications (23,000+ pages), University of KwaZulu-Natal Archives, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications (27,000+ pages), University of KwaZulu-Natal Archives, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications, Highbury Preparatory School, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of admission registers and processing of a born digital publication, Maritzburg College, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of minute books and processing of born digital minutes, Christian Brother’s College, Mount Edmund, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications and fragile historic manuscripts, Hilton College, Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications, St Andrew’s School for Girls, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of analogue and processing of born-digital publications, Roedean School, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of analogue and processing of born-digital publications, Kingsmead College, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of analogue and processing of born-digital publications, Pretoria Boys High School, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Processing of born-digital publications, St David’s Marist Inanda, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Processing of born-digital publications, St Alban’s College, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

 

2019

 

  • Digitisation of the Constitutional Assembly Collection at NARSSA, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa for Constitution Hill Trust, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of the Multiparty Negtiation Process (NEG) Collection at NARSSA, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa for Constitution Hill Trust, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digital capture of Public Participation Programme Collection (Edward Shalala and Synnøve Skjelten Collections)
  • Digital capture of CODESA Collection at NARSSA, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa for Constitution Hill Trust, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Processing of digitized Hassen Ebrahim digitized collection (17,000+ pages), Constitution Hill Trust, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Processing of born-digital audio files from Legal Resource Centre Oral History Project for Constitution Hill Trust, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Processing of born-digital audio files from Constitutional Court Oral History Project Collection for Constitution Hill Trust, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Processing of born-digital films Deadline and After Deadline for Constitution Hill Trust, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Processing of digitized and born-digital documents collection from the University of Cape Town for Constitution Hill Trust, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications, Cordwalles Preparatory School, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of 43 documents for Rondebosch Boys, Cape Town, Western Cape
  • Digitisation of 130 magazines for Kingswood College, Makhanda, Eastern Cape
  • Digitisation of framed prints, KwaZulu-Natal Cricket Union, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitsation of photographic prints and press cuttings, Samuel Crookes Family Archive, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of photographic collection, The Wykeham Collegiate, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications, Highbury Preparatory School, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications, Hillcrest High School, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of newsletters and historic documents, Roedean School, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school histories, St Andrew’s School for Girls, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitsation of historic maps, University of California Los Angeles at National Archives and Records Service of South Africa (NARSSA), Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of coffee table art book, Norval Foundation, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of university calendars and annual reports, University of KwaZulu-Natal Archives, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of document, Comrades Marathon Museum, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of First World War negatives from the Cyril Chaplin Collection from Vincent Ritter, Howick, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of images from the Ian Bruce Huntley Collection, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of photo album from the Olver Family Archive, Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of the Bongani Mnguni Photographic Collection, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Setting up a Memat system and ingestion of collections including David Goldblatt, Ernest Cole, Ruth Motau and Alf Kumalo for Photo Legacy Project, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Metadata capture, iSimangaliso Wetland Park Authority, St Lucia, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation and digital processing of publications, South African College Schools, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation, retouching and colour correction of negative of painting, Clifton School, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of FUBA Archive, Friends of Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school magazine, Jan van Riebeeck High School, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of magazine, Paarl Boys’ High School, Paarl, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Export of digital files, Rio Tinto, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

 

2018

 

  • Digitisation of select materials, Albie Sachs Collection, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of slides and transparencies, David Larsen collection, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications, St Andrew’s School for Girls, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications, The Wykeham Collegiate, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of fragile documents, Samuel Crookes Family Archive, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Processing of born-digital publications and audio file, Hilton College, Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Processing of born-digital school publications, Pretoria Boys’ High School, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Processing of born-digital school publications, Maritzburg College, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications and processing of born-digital publications, St Andrew’s College, Makhanda, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation and digital processing of publications, St Stithians College, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of photographs in albums and loose photographs, Kingswood College, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of evidence papers, Midlands South Group, Mid Illovo, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of historic registers, Epworth School, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications, Holy Rosary School, Edenvale, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Processing of born digital photographs, Kingswood College, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape
  • Digitisation of loose photographic prints, The Wykeham Collegiate, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of negatives, ICA Architects, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitsation of publications, Queen’s College, Queenstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications, St Andrew’s School for Girls, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications, The Wykeham Collegiate, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digital processing of born digital publications, St Alban’s College, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications, St Andrew’s College, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation and processing of fragile documents, ANC Archive, Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation and processing of documents, ANC Archive, Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa

 

2017

 

  • Digitisation of bound documents, ANC Archive, Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation and processing of fragile documents, ANC Archive, Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of negatives and transparencies, ANC Archive, Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Processing for ANC Video from SABC, ANC Archive, Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of solidarity posters, ANC Archive, Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation and processing of documents, ANC Archive, Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Audit of physical archive, Tiso Blackstar Group, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Processing of historic letters, St Anne’s Diocesan College, Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications, Pretoria Boy’s High School, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications, St Andrew’s School for Girls, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of photographs, The Wykeham Collegiate, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of newsletters, Roedean School, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications and setup of Memat system, Queen’s College, Queenstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Setup of a Memat system and processing of digitized materials, The Liliesleaf Trust, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of four handwriteen historic manuscripts, Hilton College, Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of map and poster collection, KwaZulu-Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation and processing of Zulu beadwork collection, Durban Art Gallery, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digital processing of born digital publications, Afrikaanse Hoer Seunskool, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of framed photographs for St David’s Marist Inanda, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of a 9 m x 1.75 m painting for Community Mural Projects, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of leather-bound hand written register from 1898, Epworth School, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of mounted plans for St Andrew’s College, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of the Auriol Batten Botanical Collection, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Processing of born digital publications and digitization of physical publications for St Andrew’s College, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for St Stithians College, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of a photographic collection at the University of KwaZulu-Natal Archives, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of historic maps at the Cory Library, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of the beadwork collection at the Durban Art Gallery, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Setting up of a MEMAT digital archive for The Wykeham Collegiate, Clarendon, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications for The Wykeham Collegiate, Clarendon, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of press cuttings for Hilton College, Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Processing and organizing born digital photographic archive for iSimangaliso Wetland Park Authority, St Lucia, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of photographic prints for Kingswood College, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of isiShweshwe and other clothing collections at Iziko Museums of Cape Town for the Google Cultural Institute to produce Fashion, Fabric and Identity for – The Story of IsiShweshwe, part of a wider project on the history of fashion called We Wear Culture
  • Digitisation of school publications for Epworth School, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for Herschel Girls School, Claremont, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications and plans for St Andrew’s College, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa

 

2016

 

  • Digitisation of school publications for Holy Rosary School, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of over 4,000 artifacts for the Phansi Museum, Durban, South Africa
  • Digitisation of the Auriol Batten Botanical Collection of watercolour paintings, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Processing of photographic images and development of a metadata ingestion script for Times Media, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digital collections strategy for the Durban Art Gallery
  • Digitisation of 1,000 type specimens for Durban Natural Science Museum and KwaZulu-Natal Museum, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of photographic prints including framed pictures for Kingswood College, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of the Robert Jacob Gordon Papers at the Brenthurst Library, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa to Metamorfoze standards for the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Continuation of Phases 4 and 5 of the digitisation of the African National Congress Archives, Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for Pretoria Boy’s High School, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for Hilton College, Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of books for Michael Cassidy and Friends, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of Newsletters for Roedean School SA, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for Afrikaanse Hoer Seunskool, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for St David’s Marist Inanda, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for St Stithians, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for Jeppe High School for Girls, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for Maritzburg College, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for Epworth, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
  • Processing for born digital and digitised photographic collection for Local History Museums, Durban, South Africa
  • Processing of born digital photographs for Roedean School SA, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Running a Heritage Digital Campus for staff from the Durban Natural Science Museum and the KwaZulu-Natal Museum

 

2015

 

  • Digitisation of a map collection for KwaZulu-Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of the Adil Bradlow Collectionand setup of a MEMAT system, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digital processing of digitised publications for Herschel Girl’s School, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Phases 4 and 5 of the digitisation of the African National Congress Archives, Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Writing of a Joint Digital Collections Strategy funded by the National Research Foundation (NRF), Durban Natural Science Museum and KwaZulu-Natal Museum, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of the Ian Bruce Huntley Collection, International Library of African Music, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Training of staff in managing a digital archive, Richard’s Bay Minerals, Richard’s Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Setting up a digital archive for Times Media, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of Krish Reddy collections for Cricket South Africa, Newlands, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications and setup of a digital archive, St Andrew’s School for Girls, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of photographic collection for Independent Newspapers, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of publications and setup of a digital archive, St David’s Inanda, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation pilot project and set up of a digital archive, KwaZulu-Natal Archives and Records Service, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Writing of a Digital Archives Strategy, KwaZulu-Natal Archives and Records Service, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Audit of digital collections, Local History Museums, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Setting up a digital archive for Michael Cassidy and Friends, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of archive and setup of archival digital repository system for Project Gateway, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

 

2014

 

  • Processing born digital files, St Alban’s College, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for Pretoria Boys’ High School, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for Afrikaanse Hoer Seunskool, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for Kingsmead College, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Setting up a MEMAT archival digital repository system for Richards Bay Minerals, Richard’s Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Setting up a MEMAT archival digital repository system for Maritzburg College, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Doing an audit of the SAMRO Foundation archive, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of the Crookes Family Archive, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Setting up of a MEMAT archival digital repository and associated website for Michael Cassidy & Friends, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications and historic photographs for Hilton College and the setup of a MEMAT archival digital repository system, Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications for St Alban’s College, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa Media Online
  • Digitisation of the slide and glass plate negatives collection of the School of Mining Engineering, Wits University, Johannesburg, Gauteng and the development of a MEMAT Cloud archival digital repository system
  • Digitisation of museum objects from KZN Museum Services, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

 

2013

 

  • Digitisation of many of the older St Albans College publications, Centurion, Gauteng, South Africa and the set up of a MEMAT Cloud archival digital repository system
  • Audit of the archive at Unilever, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Phase 2 of the Michaelhouse Digital Archives Project involving the digitisation of the bulk of their visual materials as well as many manuscripts, KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, South Africa
  • Digitisation of two private collections of photographs, letters and manuscripts from the Glyn Family, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Digitisation of beadwork collections at KwaZulu-Natal Museum Services, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Digitisation of school publications and photographs from St Anne’s College, Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa and and the set-up of a MEMAT Cloud archival digital repository system creating the St Annes Diocesan College Archives
  • Digitisation of school publications and photographs and the setup of a MEMAT archival digital repository system for Rondebosch Boys, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

 

2012

 

  • Digitisation of school publications and registers from Jeppe High School, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa partially funded by Ancestry24
  • Digitisation of school publications, registers and minute books from St Andrew’s Bloemfontein, Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa partially funded by Ancestry24
  • Digitisation of school publications 1896 – 2010 and photographs for Michaelhouse, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa including a web interface for the MEMAT system for presenting the digitised material online on the Michaelhouse Archives
  • Digitisation of a photographic collection from the KwaZulu-Natal Museum Services, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

 

2011-2012

 

  • Digitisation of the ANC Archive at the University of Fort Hare in the Eastern Cape including over 24,000 document pages and 20,000 photographic images and the supply of our MEMAT digital repository system to manage the digitised collection including video and sound files

 

2010

 

 

2009-2010

 

  • Twenty Ten: African Media on the Road to Twenty Ten and Beyond together with World Press Photo, FreeVoice and lokaalmondiaal and funded by Dutch Postcode Lottery which involved the training of over 120 media professionals from 34 countries in Africa and the production of content on the run up to and during the 2010 FIFA World Cup held for the first time in Africa
  • Digitisation of South African National Parks photographic collection

 

 

2008-2009

 

  • African Image Pipeline project funded by the European Union through the Gijima KZN project of the Department of Economic Development in KZN including the digitisation of 24,000 images from museums, archives and private collections in South Africa including from Albany Museum, Bailey’s African History Archive, Corey Library at Rhodes University, Iziko Museums of Cape Town, Klerksdorp Museum, Ladysmith Siege Museum, McGregor Museum in Kimberly, Museum Africa, National Museum in Bloemfontein, Northern Flagship Institution, Piper Collection from the University of Fort Hare, The Best of South from the South Photographs collection
  • Digitisation of collections from the South African History Archive at Wits University

 

2008

 

 

2007-2008

 

 

2006-2007

 

  • Digitisation of photographic collections from Bailey’s African History Archive, PhotoAccess, and photographers: Benny Gool, Louise Gubb, Eric Miller

 

2005-2006

 

  • Digitisation of 60,000 images as part of Guy Stubbs photographic archive