Digital Consulting & Production Services


DCAPS provides expert digitization of image, text and time-based media. Using state-of-the-art equipment, we provide support for a wide range of material types, but specializing in rare artifacts. Along with consulting in digitization best practices, we host a suite of services designed to prepare materials for archiving and management.

Our expertise includes:

  • Handling rare and fragile items
  • Color management
  • Project-management, including liaising with systems and metadata
  • Printing for exhibitions or publications
  • Large-scale digitization projects
  • Customized web design and ongoing support


Image-based materials, photographs, manuscripts, texts, and rare artifacts

  • Bi-tonal, grayscale, and color scanning
  • Digital photography and processing
  • Document structuring of image files
  • Optical character recognition (OCR)

Audiovisual and other time-based media

  • Highest quality digitization (capture) and reformatting of audiovisual material
  • Digital transcoding, processing, and other file-type conversions
  • Creation of master and streaming files

Visit our audiovisual digitization page for more information.


We can digitize:

  • Bound items (rare/non-rare)
  • Maps (all sizes)
  • Flat materials (photographs, manuscripts)
  • Photographic negatives/positives (including glass-plate)
  • 3-dimensional items
  • audiovisual formats


  • Zeutschel ScanStudio bound book scanner with 100MP Phase One IQ3 back
  • Zeutschel 10000 TT bound-book scanner
  • Nikon D-800 and D-810 Digital SLR cameras
  • Phase One IQ3 100 megapixel medium format repro camera
  • Atiz scanner equipped with Canon 5D-MarkII Digital SLR cameras
  • Epson 10000 XL tabloid flatbed scanner
  • Fujitsu fi 6230 sheet-fed scanner
  • Epson R2880 Archival Inkjet Printer

See our audiovisual digitization page for our list of AV equipment.

Digitization price list