Andy O'Dwyer
Role in the group - Technical inspection of source material for the Colour Recovery Working Group. An example of what can be achieved following colour restoration can be found here.

Employment - BBC Research - Technologist & Project Manager

Background - Working on partnership projects with other European broadcasters and television archives to enable public and academic access to audiovisual content. Much of my work is based around EU initiatives to preserve, digitise and provide searchable, multilingual access via the internet. The Video Active project for example is placing over 10,000 audiovisual items online from around Europe, searchable in ten languages.

Interest in the Group - Viewing telerecordings and providing reports on negative and prints which have been found to contain chroma dots.

Skills offered - Technical

Andy O'Dwyer 2008