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RE: filmscanners: Stellar ghosts and Nikon Coolscan IVED (LS40)
Gee, I might be able to find a Polaroid scanner handy!
From: Rob Geraghty [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Thursday, May 10, 2001 7:48 PM
Subject: Re: filmscanners: Stellar ghosts and Nikon Coolscan IVED
"Harry Lehto" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> The original slide are good with no apparent ghosts. They were actually
> taken with 50mm and 300mm camera lenses. Checked with a good slide
> projector and separately with a microscope that the originals are OK.
OK, it sounds like some sort of aberration in the scanner lens system.
Is there anyone near you with another film scanner you could send
a sample slide to in order to test it? Maybe with a Polaroid scanner?
Out of interest, does it make any difference if you insert the slide into
the scanner the other way up?