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Kodachrome feature movie now on Netflix

May 4th, 2018 · No Comments · analogue photography, Distraction, Humour, News

Kodachrome feature movie now on Netflix Since April 20, 2018, the Kodachrome movie is available on Netflix Kodachrome – the official Netflix Trailer Kodachrome details the journey of a seasoned photographer (Ed Harris) and his estranged son (Jason Sudeikis) who roadtrip across the states along with Harris’ nurse (Elizabeth Olsen) to get several rediscovered rolls […]

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International Color Day – March 21st, 2018

March 21st, 2018 · No Comments · Distraction, Humour, News, Photography Business, Scanner, SilverFast

The International Color Day goes back to Maria Joao Durao, President of the Portuguese Color Association, and was first celebrated in 2008. The date, 21st of March, was not chosen randomly. The date refers to the equinox in spring, day and night are exactly the same time. The spring equinox is regarded as the symbolic […]

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Photo Contest – Lomography & SilverFast

January 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Distraction, Humour, News, Photography, SilverFast

Photo Contest – Lomography is an analog camera movement and community focussing on the Lomo LC-A camera created by LOMO PLC of Saint Petersburg, Russia. Lomography: If your passion is to scan your own film, you probably know how it feels to spend a long night scanning and retouching photos. So in conjunction with LaserSoft Imaging, […]

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SilverFast 8 version 8.0.1r9 has been released, more scanners supported

April 26th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Humour, Scanner, SilverFast

SilverFast 8 version 8.0.1r9 is online now. We have managed to improve some features and a few bugs have been removed. In addition, SilverFast 8 is now ready for the following scanner modells: reflecta RPS 7200 Pacific Image Electronics PrimeFilm 7250 Pro3

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Get Connected TV – Plustek & SilverFast

October 13th, 2011 · No Comments · Distraction, Humour, Reviews, Scanner, SilverFast, Video

Get Connected TV is Canada’s #1 Technology TV Show. In the following movie clip they are introducing the Plustek OpticFilm 7600i slide scanner and SilverFast SE Plus, which is already bundled with the scanner and great for beginners starting to digitize their analog treasures. Plustek OpticFilm 7600i product page

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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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Antfarm in a scanner, timelapsed

August 3rd, 2010 · No Comments · Distraction, Humour, News, Scanner, Video

Although very unusual this video is a timelapse of an antfarm “installed” in a scanner and filmed each week over half a decade. Lots of stuff happening in there and the ideas and the footage are really interesting. See yourself: ANTS in my scanner > a five years time-lapse! from françois vautier on Vimeo.

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Short movie shot on a flatbed scanner

March 4th, 2010 · No Comments · Distraction, Humour, Scanner, SilverFast, Uncategorized, Video

This short movie was shot entirely with a flatbed scanner. It’s called “memoirs of a scanner” and it tells us an interesting story packed with…..nah! See yourself! BTW the filmmakers used a HP flatbed and it was not documented whether SilverFast was involved. Pls put a note in our comments area if anybody knows any […]

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Digital Analogue – beautiful stop-motion video

February 10th, 2010 · No Comments · analogue photography, Digital Photography, Distraction, Humour, Photography, Video

Really cool video made from a combination of old cameras mixed together with modern day sound and video. I even recognized some cameras I used to photograph with – back in the days. [via jnack]

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A cake for our customer service and support team

August 10th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Distraction, Humour, Reviews, Scanner, SilverFast, Uncategorized

LaserSoft Imaging has to give credit to its customer service and support team. Since years they are one of the keys to us being successfully around this long by doing a great job of assisting many of you with a wide variety of technical support and customer service related phone calls and emails day in […]

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