Tag: vhs

Bill Hammack explains how technological advantages weren’t quite enough for Sony to win the¬†home video recording wars.

Here’s a modern skate video filmed on an old-school Panasonic¬†OmniMovie HQ camcorder.


Wow, these bring back so many memories. I grew up with these in my household. Each one held a bootlegged movie recorded from TV, or a copied version of a Blockbuster VHS movie, or some home videos. I never really thought of them as designed objects, but one look at them as a whole definitely […]

Memorex from Smash TV on Vimeo. You know where this video would play forever on loop? American Apparel. [via] Memorex is a 50 minute VJ odyssey, a tribute to an entire generation who grew up with only a TV and a VCR for a babysitter. Sourced from over forty hours of 80s commercials pulled from […]