Frequently Asked Questions
Remote Oral History
Why is our phone better than yours?
It's actually not about the tools, it's how they are used.
What questions will be asked?
What would future generations want to know?
What if I want something different?
We are open to working with you. Let us know what you want! We can also provide you with a build-your-own modular quote.
The interviewers credentials
Joshua is trained in interview technique, and has conducted hundreds of interviews. He is a member of the Australian Media Oral History Group capturing oral histories for the National Film and Sound Archive.
How do I receive the video?
We set-up a password-protected subdomain with your video on it.
What quality is the digital file?
Your interview is delivered securely online in an H.264 codec at UHD 3840x2160 resolution.
Can a couple be interviewed together?
If a couple does wants to be interviewed together, we encourage this.
Is it safe in a State of Emergency?
The equipment is contactlessly delivered to your door, pre sanitised and then contactlessly collected from your door.
I'm not technical, can I really set this up by myself?
Yes, we have the ability to control our equipment out of the box, all you need to do is set it up as we suggest. With our easy setup table tripod and clip on lapel microphone.