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Re: slide scanning & output



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> From: Tim Sheppard <tim@LILLIPUT-P.WIN-UK.NET>
> Reply-To: Tim Sheppard <tim@lilliput-p.win-uk.net>
> Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2001 19:30:39 -0500
> To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
> Subject: Re: slide scanning & output

> It's much more important to get professional quality on slide scans, since
> slides can give far more detail and depth in the shadows - which are exactly
> the areas where mid or low range scanners are weak.

It's a rare slide that will look as good on paper as it does on the screen,
no matter how good the scan might be. That's why I prefer prints from
negatives, rather than transparencies, when creating the original art.

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