I purchased the Microtek ScanMaker i flatbed scanner over a year ago and am well pleased with it. Fortunately, the box itself has the horsepower to deliver. With previous scanners, I have been able to scan negatives or slides one at a time Today, after scanning over negatives in my spare time over the past month, I am still very happy with the scanner. I can also scan 12 slides at the same time or 24 frames of 35mm film.

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This unique software allows multiple stations to use the same scanner and save scqnner hardware costs – it’s ideal for small offices, workgroups, or inter-department workstations. No need to warm up Adopting LEDs as the light source, when the ScanMaker i Plus is detected by the system, there are no requirements for any warm-up time before carrying out the scan, which boots your productivity and reduces energy costs amazingly. Crop Our third task was a nasty little problem sanner never been able to solve: The lid, by the way, stays up all by itself when you lift it up — a feature that impressed everyone who saw it.

It seems you need all three to get anything done these days.


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So my expectations were high. It is very slow.

Moreover, the ScanMaker i utilizes a TMA design that allows you to scan various materials with high productivity templates. Even without a holder, the Film Alignment Ruler includes a calibration strip. You can also save the speech in AIFF format and replay it later easily.

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Our test print is pretty bad: Only the Standard version pays any attention to the scanner’s buttons. VueScan seems to have the most complete library of emulsions with SilverFast a close second but ScanWizard Pro never scamner to have what we’re scanning which is mainly pre film. ScanWizard Pro knows about the film templates, but we find it less than a felicitous experience.

I just finished scanning 5oo very old negatives, some 90 years old, with good results. The Plastic Spring Each of the film holders has a calibration strip at the front mirotek of the holder where the scanning starts, that is. No Longer Available Update Location close. Once again this product proved the negative maxim of purported “universal” solution solving products.

ScanMaker i Plus

I can turn it on and it sits and makes a high-pitched squealing noise and that’s about it. Overall, if your looking to scan film on a budget like I was, this is the scanner for you. Crop Our second task was to scan a road map for our lucky Cousin on his way to Italy. The patented and award-winning SilverFast Multi-ExposureR increases the scanner’sdynamic range, removes natural image noise and provides more details. Since you can load four strips of 35mm film, each with six frames, that’s more than a small convenience.


So we’re always looking for some way to retrieve it from the indignities it has suffered. ColoRescue’s one-click, automatic color recovery process is simple and easy to use.

But you’re really better off learning how to activate these features in software that won’t break when your OS is updated. Fortunately I was able sxanner send the unit back and get a refund.

With its stable performance, the image quality will remain consistent even after used for a certain period of time. We asked Jerry what the strip does.

Of course, the lamp intensity is not uniform from edge to edge and all CCD elements are not identical, particularly in regards to noise. But, frankly, the genre could use a lot more attention to the user interface. Task Four was, like the map, a scan of colored line art, this time Flat Stanley http: