> Have not being able to run any tests to confirm the as
> mentioned the LS8000
> has banding problems Is this a critical defect with this
> scanner? (except
> in fine mode scan)
Yes, it is
> Does anyone think that Nikon will fix or can it be rectified
> with Firmware or software?
I was told by a senior manager at Nikon that it would not be fixed in
this scanner. That's why I bought a drum scanner (an amazing machine)
and nikon took my 8000 back.
> Where could I find a reference pic showing this banding or
> could someone email me a sample (small) please.
> Should I go ahead with the purchase? or buy a SS120 and
> forget the ICE.
I'd go for the SS120.