How long does it take to scan slides ?

The question most people ask, quite rightly so, is how long will my slide, negative, photo, cine or video digitising project take ? The answer is going to depend on many variable as each project is different, different numbers, formats, levels of colour degradation and so on – that’s why… Read more“How long does it take to scan slides ?”

Photographing 35mm slides and negatives

Sometimes I read an article in a magazine and it makes me re-evaluate where Saturn Films 1969 ranks in the scanning world. One such article leapt out of the pages of NPhoto magazine. It was relevant because it was about copying 35mm slides and negatives so I was interested. I… Read more“Photographing 35mm slides and negatives”

Bits and pixels

Do you ever wonder about bit depth and the pixel count? May be there are other things to worry about which are more important¬† – however this is what I am thinking about right now! (The SpaceX flight has been put back till tomorrow and I am still sitting downstairs… Read more“Bits and pixels”

Scanning resolution and Jpegs

The one thing that customers phone up and want to talk about is resolution and what does it mean. It may seem a bit teckhy but it is really fairly simple.You want a good resolution so 4000 dpi for slides and at least 800 dpi for family photos, saved to… Read more“Scanning resolution and Jpegs”