Provides the multi-sample scanning option, which reduces image noise by analyzing image information from multiple scan samples. Although I did find noticeable differences between the scanning application’s display and how the images ultimately looked in Photoshop. The Dimage Scan Multi Pro’s 35mm film holder had little lips to catch one edge of the film, which largely eliminated this problem. The Auto and Reset buttons are also at the bottom of the window. Often though, making large moves in the tone curves can adversely affect the color saturation in an image. There are no comments here! One warning from my research:

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minnolta The DSD-III uses a “live feedback” system that I found to work quite well, at least when given a nice contrasty chunk of image to work with. Mac OS versions 8.

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This can be done manually in digital-imaging software, but this automatic option should save you a lot of time. When using manual focus, a black and white “thermometer bar” graphic appears in the focus window. It’s also one though, that requires some knowledge of how color works in order to use it successfully. I have only one disappointment: Also constructed of heavy plastic, the slide holder features a single-unit design, similar to the holder used on the original Dimage Scan Elite.

These buttons appear as shown below: This arrangement did a pretty good job of handling curled or damaged film, but film curled along its length was tricky to deal with because it would curl up quite high above the “tray” provided for it to lie sual, while I was attempting to lower and fasten the lid.


Minolta Scan Dual III Film Scanner Review

Instructs the scanner to perform an autofocus prior to the scan and prescan. The newer version is truer. The Dimage Scan Elite II accommodates such situations with the aforementioned option of specifying the point of focus.

It’s also ideal for novices confused by the myriad options advanced scanning applications offer for resolution and image adjustment. However the Minolta Scan Dual 3 has some tricks in this department too, more on that later.

While I’d like a little more control in some areas, the software djal strikes an excellent balance between power and ease of use, and is one of my favorite scanning packages. What is Plus Membership?

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Konica Minolta Dimage Scan Dual III Scanner

If you need to do production scanning in a professional environment, the labor saved by Digital ICE would make the Dimage Scan Elite well worth the incremental price difference. During scanning, the film moves slowly past the trilinear CCD. Nikon ,2 Grunge-2 by Giacomo G.

Pick a spot on the film or slide you want dead-on, move a slider back and forth until a black bar is the longest, and you now have minnolta point in fine focus. Ma gli occhi agl’Inferi volgere ancora, che ti giova, o misera? This speeds workflow quite a bit. It’s still possible to get yourself “lost in the woods” though, since it can be difficult to judge color and tone accurately from scn thumbnails like this.

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The top two pulldown menus set the film type and size, the first step in the scanning process. I’ve found this quite beneficial in the past, as iki provides a complete perspective on each change. Here’s what the Easy Scan utility’s user interface looks like: I used kodachrome slide minoltz and scanned inthe slides still look good after all these years.

The standard unit ships equipped to scan 35mm film, and an optional adapter allows scanning of APS film. The high dynamic range of this scanner allows it to produce scans with good ‘depth’.

It autofocuses for the first prescan of any frame, but after that will generally not refocus for subsequent prescans of the same frame. We also flew over Greenland, offering us great views on a surrealistic landscape of ice and snow. The following checkboxes and settings are available:. But the major duall you’d probably be interested in are the following:.