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5251 W 116th Pl
Suite 200
Leawood, KS


7280 NW 87th Terr
Suite #210
Kansas City, MO


By Appointment Only
Westport Rd
Kansas City, MO

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9:00am – 5:00pm

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(913) 444-3000

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Something Different is a specialist in film, video, audio digital services located in Leawood, and Kansas City. We have served the entire metro for over 40 years. If you’re looking for someone to transfer your old media into a digital format that is more usable and convenient, we are the people to talk to.

Something Different is a specialist in film and video digital conversions located in Leawood and Kansas City  and serving the entire metro for over 40 years.

If you’re looking for someone to transfer your old home movies into a digital format which is more usable and convenient, we are the people to talk to.

We use cutting edge technology utilizing the latest high definition/16:9 widescreen technology to transfer your precious film and VHS’s to USB memory stick or hard drive. We can even correct poor quality footage coming from color instability and under exposed or poorly shot film. With most movie film and videotape now redundant it is very important to get the right advice and expertise to ascertain the best way to optimize the image quality of the existing media

Now is the time to preserve your precious film, video, photos and more as the clock is nearing midnight where some formats will be out of reach for preservation and lost forever.

Digital files will allow a superior archive capability compared to DVD and make backup copies and editing easy. The other important thing to note is that existing film projectors, VCRs, no longer exist or are unreliable, meaning your precious memories might be lost forever. So if this is a concern for you, get in contact with us.



Videotapes to Digital

Something Different can transfer your old videotapes to a digital file, a USB stick drive, a DVD or upload to the Cloud.

Something Different can transform your videotape collection, whether it is VHS, VHS-C, MiniDV, 8mm, Hi8, Digital 8, Super VHS, Beta, or many other formats.

The clock is ticking on the ability to copy  tapes to digital formats. 





Super 8, 8mm, 16mm, 35mm Movie Film Transfers


Having your old home movies in a digital format is the most convenient way to store and manage them. 

Something Different can transfer your old 8mm, Super 8, 16mm. We also transfer footage  with Sound both optical and magnetic.

With our state-of-the-art equipment and years of conversion experience, we guarantee the highest picture and sound quality on the market.


USB, CD, DVD Duplication & Relplication

If you’re looking for CD, DVD & Blu-Ray Duplication and Replication services, Promotional USBs, we have you covered.

For over 40 years we’ve produced CD/DVD runs of all sizes for some of the most famous bands and labels in Kansas City. 




Photo / Slide Scanning

 Scanning and digitizing of old photos, negatives and slides to digital is the best way to archive your memories and move them into the digital age. Once an image has been scanned to digital format, it is easy to share with friends and family online or create extra prints and enlargements.

Save your time and worry, and let Something Different transfer your memories to disc today for a convenient, high quality solution.

We offer the highest quality digital scans available.We use the highest quality professional scanners, with a choice of output resolution options in JPEG and TIFF, to get the best from your images.

Scrapbook Photo Video Montage


We are is the professional choice for Scrapbook Photo Video Slideshows / Montages for all occasions.

Photo slideshows are a popular choice for anyone who wants to share their photos and memories with friends and family in a modern, stunning presentation.

We can create a professional photo slideshow incorporating your old photos, slides, or negatives which will turn heads and impress your family and friends.

Photo Restoration

Photo Restoration is the process of digitally correcting and repairing a photo back to its former glory.

Something Different can restore and fix up photos that have been damaged, stained, scratched, torn, ripped, folded or are faded from exposure to sun light.

All our scanning is done in-house.

Photography Services,


On Location


Something Different can photograph the happiest moments of family’s everyday life and create images that will last a lifetime.

The Box Sale

Load up a Box! Bring in your old 8mm & 16 mm Projector film, video tapes, photos, slides, LP records, and audio tapes! Something Different will transfer them to DVD or CD. Fill a Box for $199 and preserve your memories!
The clock is ticking on the ability to copy analog tapes to digital formats.
Machines that performed these tasks are now obsolete or nonexistent and replacement machines or spare parts are now very scarce.

Old LP Records, Cassettes, reel to Reel, 8 Track to Digital

Transferring old tape and record collection to CD, USB or the Cloud is one way that you can ensure they are kept safe for longer. By converting to CD, you can enjoy the recording without having to risk doing damage to the original copy and also secure rarer records that can be difficult to find in another original format.

We transfer records, cassette tapes, audio reel to reel, 8 track tapes, minidiscs and more to CD / USB and the Cloud.

Music Videos

Something Different helps you through every stage of the music video production process including storyline, actors and location. You don’t have to spend a fortune to get real quality because we can make you incredible videos at a very reasonable price.

Graphic Design

Something Different is an award-winning Kansas City design agency. We think strategically to create innovative branding, packaging, corporate identity, print and web communications.

iPod Loading / CD Ripping 

Something Different can put your entire music collection on USB or the CLOUD.  For a very affordable price as low as $1.50 per CD.

We can load up your iPod, iPhone or memory card with your favorite music. 


Something Different is a full-service Kansas City advertising & communications agency.

We have locations in Leawood, Kansas City, the Northland and Lee’s Summit, we offer  the personal care and creativeness of a small business, with the strength and resources of a countrywide network.

With our extensive experience, we have all the skills needed to help you with your next project.

Trust our Track Record

Something Different is proud to offer a personalized customer focused service and our high standards and quality audio-visual transfer equipment are why our customers keep coming back.

In addition to videotape conversion, we deal with all film formats including 8mm, 9.5mm, 16mm and Super 8. As well as video and film to DVD service we are also able to convert old records, reel to reel audio tapes and cassettes to CDs/MP3. We provide flexible hours and also offer fast turnaround and same day service, to save on travel time. .


    We take time to explain explain our process and are happy to answer any questions or concerns you may have because we realize that your movies are treasured memories that are part of your family history.

    Something Different is your local facility in Leawood, Kansas City, Lee’s Summit, The Northland, and Olathe serving the entire Kansas City area for the digitization and transfer of all movie film, video, audio tapes,  photos and all types of media to digital formats.


    Find out how we can help you preserve those invaluable memories for generations to come. 

    What can we do for you? Contact Something Different using the contact form below or call us at 913-444-3000.