UK image ENHANCEMENT experts
Photos can suffer from a range of issues which can reduce both the visibility of events, and the overall quality of the content. Forensic imagery enhancement can improve the quality to ensure the potential of the image is realised.
Image enhancement by a forensic image expert can improve the quality of images through processes such as magnification, brightness adjustments and sharpening. They say a picture paints a thousand words, but not if it is blurred, dark and of generally poor quality. Enhancing the image can bring the best out and often create compelling evidence.
Types of Cases
We perform authentication of audio recordings in all sectors including for use in criminal and civil trials, family court, workplace disputes and private matters.
As our duty is to the court and not the instructing party we can perform work on the instruction of both prosecution and defence, and can offer rates that meet those of the Legal Aid Agency accordingly.
TYPES OF photos
We can perform enhancements off all digital photos, regardless of the capture method or format, including:
Photos taken with a digital camera
Stills from CCTV video recordings
Mobile phone photos (from all models, including iPhone, Samsung, Nokia)
Stills from Body Worn Camera video recordings (for example those worn by Police or Bailiffs)
Social media photos
TYPES OF PROBLEMS SOLVED
We can improve all kinds of photos and solve a variety of problems including:
Our Photo Forensics expertise is evidenced by our research and presentations at international conferences and degrees in Media Forensics. We took part in a large scale research project funded by the US Air Force and DARPA relating to the authentication of multimedia (Codename: MEDIFOR).
All of our Forensic Photo Authentication techniques have been or are in the process of being validated in accordance with ISO 17025.