Microfilm Roll Composer

Take advantage of Tameran's powerful tools to create your
microfilm archive.

Compile digital imaging document files and metadata into jobs for recording on reference archive microfilm with Microfilm Roll Composer. Create and preview a virtual roll of microfilm on your computer. Then, securely transfer it to us and we’ll do the microfilming.

Why Microfilm Roll Composer

Microfilm Roll Composer gives you the highest-resolution and most accurate digital imaging files and metadata to create your microfilm archive. Roll Composer provides:

More affordable microfilming -Through roll composition choices you control, more images can be fit on the film producing less rolls of film

Instant access to images-Index and metadata recorded on the film is accessible for search and can be converted back to digital data if needed

Choose between 16mm and 35mm microfilm-Obtain accurate resolution for wide format and technical documents


1. Prepare digital images with ImagePrep.

Document files are first prepared with ImagePrep software before using Roll Microfilm Composer. Quickly clean up, edit, convert and prepare files using ImagePrep’s automated workflow tools.

2. Set custom image parameters.

Set custom parameters for frame size, reduction ratios, indexing, image marks and more.

3. Digitally compose and preview film.

Digitally Compose a virtual roll of 16mm or 35 mm microfilm. You’ll be able to customize the layout of your images, change image order, set frame configurations, add roll numbers and more. Then you can see a high resolution preview of your documents. Microfilm Roll Composer automatically calculates and displays the amount of microfilm used.

4. Transfer the virtual microfilm file toTameran.

A completed roll composition is saved as an encrypted file. Once you are ready to have one or more microfilm rolls made from these virtual rolls, you create a job that electronically transmits the roll files to Tameran for microfilming using one of Tameran 16mm or 35mm Archive Writers.

Get Started Now

Contact us to get a free down load of Roll Microfilm Composer and see how it easy it is to create virtual rolls of microfilm ready for microfilming on 16mm or 35mm Microfilm.