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Photoshop – Support for additional versions

April 10th, 2014 · No Comments · News, Photoshop, Processing, SilverFast

SilverFast 8 now supports more versions of Photoshop – With version 8.0.1r43 SilverFast 8 now also offers direct connection to Photoshop Elements 11 and 12. With an earlier version, also Photoshop CC has been connected recently. With this option, it is possible to import images directly from your scanner into Photoshop. SilverFast 8 ensures optimal basis […]

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Color Management: SilverFast can calibrate your printer

November 10th, 2010 · No Comments · HowTo, Photography Business, Photoshop, Printing, SilverFast

Printer profiles are an important component for any color managed digital imaging workflow. For color-true, predictable and reproducible prints you usually need an additional measuring device. Professional photographer David Brooks has now discovered how easily a printer can be profiled using a flatbed scanner and SilverFast software. Mr. Brooks as a long-time SilverFast user recommends […]

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Adobe Photoshop CS5: Use it with SilverFast!

June 11th, 2010 · No Comments · News, Photoshop, SilverFast

Adobe’s new Creative Suite containing the new Photoshop version CS5 has been released. We have adjusted our SilverFast software without delay, so that you can use SilverFast as a Photoshop plug-in with version 6.6.2r1 and later. Silverfast is available for any actual Mac and PC system. There is no support for the Photoshop 64bit version […]

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Review: Scanning with SilverFast

December 20th, 2009 · No Comments · HDR, HowTo, Photoshop, Processing, Reviews, Scanner, SilverFast, Tips and Tutorials

Photographer Mark Segal is an expert in scanning technique and has recently written a tutorial entitled: Scanning – The Old World Joins the New Mark explores calibration, scanning with the EPSON V750 Pro and techniques for an integrated workflow between SilverFast and Adobe’s Lightroom. The tutorial is available as a free downloadable .pdf file, which […]

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Scanning Principles – Online Training Course

October 18th, 2009 · No Comments · HowTo, Photoshop, Quicktips, Scanner, SilverFast, Tips and Tutorials, Video

This very nice and useful scanning guide can be found on lynda.com. Editor of this course is Taz Tally, who is also the author of the official SilverFast Guide book. This online course is two things – an introduction to general scanning principles and a SilverFast tutorial. Starting with explaining the requirements and setup Tally […]

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Plustek and SilverFast have been “tubed”

August 5th, 2008 · No Comments · Digital Photography, HowTo, News, Panoramic, Photoshop, Processing, Quicktips, Reviews, Scanner, SilverFast, Tips and Tutorials, Video

The videoblog from Tiger Direct is currently running a nice feature on the Plustek Filmscanner 7300 which is bundled with SilverFast. It´s got a taste of “homeshopping TV goes Youtube” but it´s actually well done since it sums up the main features of the bundled SilverFast version. There is more of the Plustek OF7300 on […]

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New Fine Art Print Gallery Site from Peter Wolff

December 3rd, 2007 · 1 Comment · News, Photography, Photography Business, Photoshop, Scanner, SilverFast

  Photographer Peter Wolff from photographical.net has started a new website dedicated to his fine art prints. This time no technical reviews (although we love his reviews) just plain beautiful photography. A quote from his gallery: I insist on a naivity in my images, in which my own astonishment of the subject shines through and […]

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SilverFast 6.5 and Leopard

October 24th, 2007 · 10 Comments · Digital Photography, News, OSX, Photography, Photoshop, Scanner, SilverFast

The current version of SilverFast 6.5.x is not fully compatible with Leopard, Mac OS X 10.5. With the official launch of Mac OSX Leopard on October 26th this week a lot of users are asking us whether SilverFast will be ready for Leopard ? The good news and simple answer is “Yes, of course!”. Right […]

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Security problem in Photoshop CS2/CS3 !

April 27th, 2007 · 1 Comment · News, Photoshop, SilverFast

A couple of security related websites are reporting a security leak in Adobe Photoshop CS2 and CS3! Apperently some manipulative code hidden in harmless bitmap files, such as .bmp, .dib and .rle, will make the computer vulnerable for remote acess. The security expert Marsu shows in an example how opening a bitmap file will trigger […]

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Adobe CS3 Launch event webcast live from NY !

March 27th, 2007 · No Comments · News, Photoshop

This has been announced for quite a while now and the day has finally come. Watch the live webcast of the unveiling of Adobe Creative Suite 3, hosted in New York City at 3:30pm EST. Adobe’s very own Bruce Chizen (CEO) will be moderating the “largest and most significant launch in Adobe history”. Some details […]

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