There are more icons than you can easily take in, even after becoming familiar with them. At the Minolta’s dpi resolution, this focus falloff is noticeable at high magnification, though it is more grain than image detail which is lost. The Launcher provides access to all three scanning utilities, defines the Quick Scan button and accesses a fourth application. In Good Condition, see detailed notes. As with any USB peripheral, you should install the software before installing the hardware.
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Christmas Is Arriving Fast squint to see the bike in the window. Digital ROC for color restoration, using advanced dye signature analysis to identify and restore faded colors on older film and slide images. Recommended RAM requirements vary depending on which functions scsn used.
After configuring Master settings for the batch scan and initializing the scanner, you can scan holder after holder of images. I found this is a quite efficient way to work, even scanning at the II’s maximum optical resolution of dpi, which produces a MB raw bit file, and got files done per hour. Pusang Bubong Roof Cat. Scanner used consistently with VueScan not included with excellent results as the software bundled is antiquated. So you can profile the scanner in VueScan.
It does not include a copy of SilverFast.
Do Your Dimae Look Flat? The included Minolta software is excellent for negatives, but has some drawbacks when dimafe slides. Select either Print output or Here Are 3 Easy On the other hand, although the new model scans black and white effectively, the film’s lower density range compared to slide film requires spreading the image values out further to fill the gamut, and then using adjustments to local contrast very carefully to obtain both good tonal separation and smooth gradations in the final image file.
Digital ICE for dust and scratch removal. One holds four 35mm slides, the last of which can be swapped with the holder in the scanner.
In other words, the raw scan just gets more and better image information equally across the entire density range of the film original. On the other hand, we found it very easy to mangle an image by applying all sorts of corrections.
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I exposed a couple of rolls of this film midday in Bodie in the summer, and the resulting slide film had a huge blue shift that I assumed was the result of mixing high saturation and contrast and the excessively cold color temperature light at such high altitudes. Postponing corrections like grain suppression may not be efficient, but it’s very easy to oversharpen an image, for example.
Is a great filmscanner thanks sfan friend,the scanner is very good Verified purchase: Best of its kind. The advantage, for a reviewer, eilte being able to focus on the hardware.
Positive Slide from Hard disk space requirements also leap when using more sophisticated functions. The negative holder has lost a couple eelite frame struts.
Show More Show Less. Working with the II was a pleasure. It’s difficult to draw the line between the raw capture and the corrected file particularly in the case of negativesbut we saw some gorgeous histograms. Ready for Your Close-Up?: Ejecting the holder can be done in the software after you’ve scanned everything or just by pressing the Eject button.
Konica Minolta Dimage Scan Elite 5400 II Scanner
The improved scanned image quality is just cream on the top. It sets contrast and exposure to reveal additional image detail in deep shadows or extreme highlights.
Anyway, after making a raw scan and opening the file in SilverFast HDR I was able to correct for the excessive blue and restore a balance of color to render the natural colors of the scene to near normal. I used an experimental black and white reversal formula to process the film to black and white dijage slides.