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Re: negative scanners (OT)

From: eric nelson <emanphoto@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: negative scanners (OT)
Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2007 18:54:53 -0500

> Although I've heard of very slight improvements via the V-series
> epsons and wet mounting over their 4990, (which I have), the proof was
> in the pudding for me for using film scanners over flatbeds.
> http://www.flickr.com/photo_zoom.gne?id=470241529&size=o

I'm not sure about that comparison photo. The two samples
differ significantly in contrast. A lot of comparison tests
I've seen don't factor in the difference in image contrasts
produced by various scanners and softwares.