New at photokina: Mediafix
Mediafix is one of the leading specialists nationwide in digitizing all kinds of analogue media – with meanwhile over 35 million digitized photos and films, including over 10 million only in 2017. Concerning slide scanning, Mediafix is already the number one e-Commerce provider in Germany. The young company Mediafix GmbH from Cologne was founded in October 2012 by the economist Hans-Günter Herrmann, graphics designer Stefan Wickler and the computer scientist Christoph Kind, and has come quite a long way since then.
The self-developed technology, by which paper photos, negatives, slides, videos, substandard films and audio cassettes are digitized at Mediafix, is significant for the long-lasting success. It enables high quality and speed equally. In addition, other high-end devices are used: For professional requirements, especially for scanning medium and large formats, Mediafix relies on the as world’s best classified Hasselblad Flextight X5 scanner.
Customers include normal consumers as well as professional photographers, artists, nationwide popular music groups, archives and scientific institutes.
Mediafix will take part in photokina for the first time in 2018 and brings along two innovations: A Cloud-service for media archiving as well as a digital WiFi-picture frame that is able to show pictures directly from the Cloud as a slide-show.