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SilverFast 8 for Canon CanoScan 9000F Mark II

October 18th, 2013 · No Comments · News, Scanner, SilverFast

SilverFast 8 has been successfully adapted to the individual hardware of Canon’s CanoScan 9000F Mark II. The 9000F does not unfold its true potential without SilverFast. Multi-Exposure allows it to capture 9.550 instead of just 1.379 grayscales. Multi-Exposure reveals image details that would otherwise remain hidden. iSRD, NegaFix and many more unique features complete the […]

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SilverFast 8 for Canon CanoScan 8600F & 8800F

October 18th, 2011 · No Comments · News, OSX, Scanner, SilverFast

The new SilverFast 8 scanner software is now available for the Canon CanoScan 8600F and 8800F. Supported are Windows and Mac operating systems including 10.7 Lion. SilverFast 8 is now available for two additional scanners. Multi-Tasking, Preview Concept and scanner-specific adaption ensure an increase of technical performance. The new user interface and the WorkflowPilot facilitate […]

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An Ideal Flat-Bed Scanner & Software For Photo Enthusiasts

March 18th, 2011 · No Comments · News, Reviews

As professional photographer and senior editor David Brooks is always interested in new photographic equipment and technologies. He has been digitizing his own work since the early 1990s, always striving to achieve the best possible image quality. Therefore, he has tested a wide range of flatbed and film scanners, but always took SilverFast as the […]

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“Scanner for Connoisseurs” – the new CanoScan 9000F with SilverFast SE

August 23rd, 2010 · No Comments · News, Scanner, SilverFast

“Scanner for Connoisseurs” headlines the FotoHits, a German photography magazine in their latest issue 9/2010. Regarding its features the 9000F can keep up with the competitors, thus, its price is a real challenge in the view of the FotoHits’ editorial staff. The new Canon scanner is ideal for many applications, an all-round device for almost […]

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CanoScan 9000F – Canon’s new flagship

June 16th, 2010 · No Comments · News, Reviews, Scanner, SilverFast

It will be obtainable from mid June 2010, the new CanoScan 9000F. As the successor model of the effective 8800F it features many improvements, that make it best suited for scanning slides, film, negatives, photos and documents. At a color depth of 48bit the CCD sensor achieves a maximum optical resolution of 4.800 x 4.800 […]

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The IPEX fair 2010 – LaserSoft Imaging will be there

May 18th, 2010 · No Comments · News, Photography, Photography Business, Scanner, SilverFast

The IPEX is the worldwide largest English presentation for print, publishing and media. It’s taking place from May the 18th to 25th in NEC, Birmingham, England. This year, LaserSoft Imaging will participate in the fair sending Gerhard Wolff, who will introduce the brand-new CanoScan 9000F in conjunction with SilverFast at the Canon booth in hall […]

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Special upgrade offer now also for some Canon, Microtek and Plustek scanners

May 7th, 2010 · No Comments · News, Processing, Scanner, SilverFast

Upgrade from SilverFast SE to SilverFast Ai with IT8 color calibration including a free target set. Version 6.6 incl. target set for 119,- * (to our online shop) The offer is availabe for Canon CanoScan 8400F, 8600F, 8800F and 9950F (further details …) as well as for Plustek OpticPro ST48, ST64 and Microtek ScanMaker i700, […]

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Update: The improved Auto-Sharpening USM is now available for Canon and Nikon scanner

January 13th, 2010 · No Comments · HDR, News, Processing, Scanner, SilverFast

(Click to enlarge) With version 6.6.1r4b SilverFast saves scanner related information along with the image data. This allows an advanced automatic Unsharp Masking for the later post processing with SilverFast HDR, which takes the specific scanner details into account and is therefore able to produce brilliant, pin sharp images. After this feature was previously available […]

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SilverFast for CANON’s CanoScan 5600F

December 2nd, 2009 · 1 Comment · News, OSX, Scanner, SilverFast

The 5600F is a popular flatbed scanner with a transmissive unit, which scans almost any original like photos, slides, filmstrips and documents. The scanner features LED technology and is therefore ready for scanning without any heating period. Windows support: For the first time the many additional features that SilverFast offers are now available for Canon’s […]

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Japanese tech geek builds 130 megapixel scanner camera

July 16th, 2009 · 3 Comments · Digital Photography, Distraction, Flickr, HowTo, Photography, Scanner, SilverFast, Uncategorized, Video

It’s not something that you would take on your next Photo safari but if you are into gadgets and alike you will love this one. A japanese camera buff build himself a 130 megapixel camera from an older 1200 dpi Epson flatbed scanner and a manual Canon lens. The images are huge:  13,068 x 10,173 pixels. (The […]

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