your order to transfer video
Include your video tapes or other materials, order form,
and payment, and use the mailing address that's on the bottom
of the order form.
If you are shipping your order to us, pack your materials carefully
to avoid any damage during shipping. We recommend placing your
tapes, discs, or other materials in a Ziploc plastic bag to seal
out moisture. Then, wrap your bagged materials with bubble wrap
before putting them in your envelope or box. If bubble wrap is
not available, make sure to use a padded, reinforced envelope
or sturdy box.
For a DVD duplication order, pack the disc in the
middle of sturdy cardboard. Please be extra careful and pack
extra well if you are enclosing a hard drive or camcorder – use
lots of padding!
We realize that most videos sent to us are irreplaceable.
However, we cannot be held responsible for any damage that occurs
during shipping. We encourage you to pack your tapes and
materials carefully and securely for this reason. We promise
that when we record to DVD or files, we will
be extra careful with every tape, photo, or disc that you send.
your project to us
Ship It: The vast majority of our customers
ship their orders to us. It's safe, fast, and saves everyone
time and gas! This is the best way to reach us.
We strongly recommend sending
your order via a trackable shipping carrier such as UPS or FedEx
(or USPS with tracking). The mailing address on our order forms
is for our private, paid mailbox, which is located in a temperature-controlled
facility. This means your order is never sitting outside in cold
or hot temperatures, and you can even request delivery or signature
confirmation if you wish.
Free Pickup Service: Pickup service is available
for customers whose projects total at least $500 (about 15 or more
tapes) and who live in southeastern Pennsylvania. Pickup is handled
by our delivery person, whose only job is to collect your tapes
and materials. Please do not direct any questions or instructions
for your order to our delivery person. Service is provided in Bucks,
Montgomery, Delaware, Chester, and parts of Philadelphia county,
as well as the Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton area. Sorry, we are not
able to offer this service in Center City Philadelphia.
Can I drop off my project? We apologize, but
dropping off your order is not currently offered. Timeless DVD
is not a storefront, but a private facility that is subject to
residential zoning. In addition, we do not have the facilities
or staff to accommodate personal meetings. If you are not eligible
for pickup service, we advise that you ship your project to us.
we record to DVD and more
If you wish, e-mail us after you've mailed your package so we
can watch for it. We'll e-mail when your materials arrive and
if we have any questions.
Then we'll get to work, transferring video for you! If your
order form raises a question, we'll be in touch. And of course,
if you need a total for your project, we will assess your tapes
or videos as quickly as possible and issue an invoice to you.
Turnaround time for converting to DVD or video files
depends on your project's complexity and size as well as our
workload at the time your order arrives. We
do not estimate exact turnaround times, because every project
is different. Some tapes and projects require more time and
effort than others, and depend on issues such as the tape's
age and condition.
In general, most orders are handled on a "first come,
If your order requires a specific due date, you
must contact us before sending your order. We
only guarantee a desired due date if we have confirmed to you
prior to project submission that your project will fit into our
schedule. Orders that are submitted without this confirmation
are NOT guaranteed to be finished by the date you write on the
Please see our Video
Service page for additional information
If you have changes to make to your project after we've started
work, either in terms of the disc authoring, DVD
design, or anything else, please
e-mail as soon as possible. Depending on how close to the finish
date we are, the changes may affect your deadline.
We'll mail your DVDs and all original materials back to you,
so you can start watching and enjoying as soon as possible!
We always pack orders carefully with bubble wrap and a sturdy
box. If you chose pickup service at the start of your project,
we will arrange to have the project hand-delivered by our delivery
If there is a problem with your order, please let us know.
We will make every effort to solve the issue. If your
DVD has an error that was our fault, we will fix the DVD and
issue replacement disc(s). However, please remember that we do
not issue refunds for compatibility reasons after a video
to DVD transfer, due to the work involved when we convert
a video tape to digital formats. You must indicate your DVD player
make and model on your order form prior to work beginning for
us to adequately check potential compatibility issues.
Transfer video with Timeless DVD video services!