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Entries Tagged as 'analogue photography'

The sad history of digital cameras trying to imitate film

October 19th, 2017 · No Comments · analogue photography, Digital Photography, Photography

Stop trying to make digital film cameras happen In the recent past, many camera manufacturers have brought devices onto the market, which can be described as a hybrid of analog and digital camera. These cameras often have a retro look and partly also the usability of analog cameras, the technology inside however, is digital. On […]

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Youtube Review (German): The SRDx Photoshop Plug-in for Windows

October 5th, 2017 · No Comments · analogue photography, HowTo, News, Photography, Reviews, Tips and Tutorials, Video

The SRDx plug-in for Windows is available since yesterday. So it is pleasing us a lot that an excellent Youtube channel has already created a tutorial movie for our plug-in. As digital artist, Anita Graf is very familiar with retouching in Photoshop. Working accurately and efficiently is essential in order to turn good images into […]

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SRDx Photoshop Plug-in – Now also available for Windows

September 28th, 2017 · 2 Comments · analogue photography, HowTo, Photography, Processing

When digitizing images with a scanner, dust and scratches from the analog original appear in the digitized image. Removing these defects with the Photoshop correction functionalities is difficult and time consuming. The SRDx – Smart Removal of Defects plug-in thus is the ideal expansion for users who process their images in Photoshop. From now on […]

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Does Nikon introduce a successor to the successful CoolScan scanner series in September?

August 30th, 2017 · No Comments · analogue photography, Digital Photography, News, Photography Business, Scanner

With a phenomenal announcement, Nikon has unveiled its new flagship for digitizing slides and negatives: the new top model has a resolution of real 15 megapixels, an autofocus and digitizes slides and negatives in very short time. There is no automatic film transport, but optional film holders for 35mm negative strips and slides. Recommended retail […]

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NEW: Kodachrome Magazine, Issue I

June 7th, 2017 · No Comments · analogue photography, News, Photography, Photography Books

Kodak launches Kodachrome, A new Magazine for Film and Art Lovers Kodak’s new magazine features articles from the worlds of art and film. The company deliberately opted for print rather than digital format, demonstrating its love for all things analog. Each issue of Kodachrome includes stories about the different fields of art. The first issue […]

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The Death of Digital Photography as We Know It

May 16th, 2017 · No Comments · analogue photography, Digital Photography, News, Photography, Photography Business

Digital camera manufacturers struggle to develop real innovations, consumers do not feel the need to upgrade, the camera market is shrinking significantly. proMuser’s Global Digital Camera Report shows that total digital camera production is dropping steadily and for January 2017 it has been less than half the most recent high-point in October 2014. One of […]

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LaserSoft Imaging auf der CeBIT

March 15th, 2017 · No Comments · analogue photography, Digital Photography, News, Photography, Photography Business, SilverFast

LaserSoft Imaging auf der CeBIT “Warum Sie jetzt Ihre Bilder scannen und archivieren müssen!” Die diesjährige CeBIT findet vom 20. März bis 24. März statt und auch in diesem Jahr wird sich LaserSoft Imaging in Hannover wieder ganz dem Thema “Scannen und Archivieren” widmen. Vor Ort werden wir den Besuchern unser breites Spektrum an Anwendungen […]

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SilverFast-Workshops auf dem Oberstdorfer Fotogipfel 2016

May 31st, 2016 · No Comments · analogue photography, Digital Photography, HowTo, Photography Business, SilverFast, Tips and Tutorials

Im Rahmen des Fotogipfels bietet der Fotograf und Produktmanager von LaserSoft Imaging Jan-Willem Rossée an zwei Terminen einen Workshop zum Thema “Einführung in das verlustfreie und zeitsparende Scannen anspruchsvoller Vorlagen” an. Melden Sie sich jetzt an, die Teilnehmerplätze sind limitiert. Vom 09. – 14. Juni 2015 findet in Deutschlands südlichster Gemeinde Oberstdorf der 4. Oberstdorfer […]

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digit! SilverFast 8.8 including new Features

January 11th, 2016 · No Comments · analogue photography, Digital Photography, News, Processing, SilverFast

SilverFast 8.8 including new Features The digit!, a German professional’s magazine for digital images, introduces the new SilverFast version (please click to enlarge) With its current December/ January edition, the digit! devotes an article to the newly released SilverFast software version 8.8. This article focusses particularly on the new dust and scratch removal SRDx. Attention […]

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TIPA Awards 2015 – the Winners

April 15th, 2015 · No Comments · analogue photography, Digital Photography, News, Photography Business, PrinTao 8, Printing, Scanner, SilverFast

TIPA Awards 2015 – the Winners The Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) has announced the winners of the annual awards for photo and imaging products for the past year. Best Photo Scanner: Epson Perfection V850 Pro The Photo Scanner category has not been included in the TIPA Awards selections for many years, but the introduction […]

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