American Library Association

Annual Conference 2015, San Francisco, CA
"On Choosing A Preservation File Format for Video: 'TIFFs are too big to store', or 'We Used JPEGs and Nobody Died'" presented by George Blood, George Blood LP
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Generational Compression 
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American Library Association

Annual Conference 2015, San Francisco, CA
"Number Crunching: Or How I Learned I Wanted to Participate in Preservation Statistics" presented by George Blood, George Blood LP
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Association of Moving Image Archivists

Annual Conference 2011, Austin, TX
"What Should We Do Today: Toward an Interim-Master for the Preservation of Digital Audiovisual Materials" presented by George Blood, George Blood LP; Courtney Egan, National Archives and Records Administration; and Jimi Jones, Library of Congress - Office of Strategic Initiatives. 
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