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Entries Tagged as 'Kodachrome'

The world-wide last Kodachrome Targets

November 22nd, 2011 · No Comments · News, Photography Business, Processing

LaserSoft Imaging offers the world’s last Kodachrome targets for scanner calibration. Kodachrome was a popular slide film produced by Kodak between 1935 and 2009. It was the first commercially successful three-color film with natural color reproduction. Kodachrome film features great sharpness, fine grain and vibrant colors. In addition, it is extremely well preserved in archives.Kodachrome […]

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Kodak’s Kodachrome 1922 color motion picture film test

September 8th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Distraction, Humour, Video

Recently a sample of an Kodachrome color motion picture film test made by Kodak was digitized. The sample is dated to 1922 and should be one of the oldest color motion picture films available. It was made thirteen years before the first full length color feature film was shown. Read more. For scanning old Kodachrome […]

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The world’s last roll of Kodachrome

August 5th, 2010 · No Comments · analogue photography, News, SilverFast

Who else should shoot the very last of Kodak’s iconic 36-exposure Kodachrome rolls if not photographer Steve McCurry ? His world-famous portrait of the afghan girl that appeared on the June 1985 cover of National Geographic magazine was a Kodachrome. Trailed by a TV crew Steve recently took a trip around the world to find […]

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The SilverFast Kodachrome Workflow

September 5th, 2009 · No Comments · analogue photography, Photography, Scanner, SilverFast

IMPROVED: The SilverFast Kodachrome Workflow Kodachrome slides are very challenging to scan – but not with SilverFast. The usual bluecast is omitted by using Kodachrome ICC profiles and by calibrating the scanner with a new developed SilverFast Kodachrome IT8 target. Multi-Exposure increases the scanner’s dynamic range to prevent any details from getting lost and the […]

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