Fantastic comparisons, Rafe. And much more "Real Life" than anything from
the mfgrs' publicity departments. Thanks.
>From: rafeb <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Subject: filmscanners: On A More Positive Note
>Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2001 23:11:04 -0400
>I've posted a few small scans from my 8000 ED at:
>(Photos of shed, and snow-covered boats.)
>These might explain why some of us are pretty
>excited about this machine, in spite of all the
>negative talk 'round here.
>This was a totally uncorrected scan, at 1x scanning,
>no ICE, no nothin'. I let the scanner auto-expose the
>negative, and did no further image adjustments in
>Photoshop. As raw a scan as you can get.
>There are several other scans (from different
>scanners) on this page, so please be patient while
>it all loads.
>There are links to additional sample scans, from
>several other film scanners, at the bottom of the
>page. (Eg. Epson 1640 SU, for those considering
>the super-duper CompUSA sale price this week.)
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