Project

AEO-Light 2.0: An Open Source Application for Image-Based Digital Reproduction of Optical Film Sound

Division of Preservation and Access

Black and white still of Martin Luther King, Jr. speaking
Photo caption
Image was taken by a WIS television news cameraman on location in Kingstree, SC on May 9, 1966. Copyright to the WIS materials was given to University of South Carolina at the time of donation.

The University of South Carolina developed theĀ AEO-Light optical sound extraction software, an open-source tool that enables more efficient digital preservation of optical sound motion pictures.