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LaserSoft Imaging presents “Analog gewinnt” (Analog wins)

April 18th, 2019 · No Comments · analogue photography, Distraction, News, Photography, SilverFast

Photo competition with prizes worth over 5,000 EUR “Analog wins – the best out of 100 years of analog photography”. This is the title of the first photo competition organized by the long-time partner companies of LaserSoft Imaging and Plustek. A special requirement is the following: All submitted photos must have been taken with an […]

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PhotoKlassik Akademie – High-End Scan & Color Management

March 19th, 2019 · No Comments · analogue photography, HowTo, News, Photography, Processing, SilverFast, Tips and Tutorials

One day workshop with Brian Aderer from Hudson Grafik Services, Sat April 13th in Bad Nauheim, Germany. Are you looking for perfect and consistent results in terms of resolution, tonal representation and shadow performance when scanning analog photographies? Have you ever thought of getting your hand on a high-end drum scanner? Here‘s your chance. A […]

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No Shipping Costs and new supported Scanners

March 14th, 2019 · No Comments · News

Order until March 21, 2019 and enjoy free shipping worldwide for all SilverFast products. (Scanners are shipped only within the European Union.) In addition, SilverFast from version 8.8.0r15 now supports three new scanners: the DigitDia 7000 from Reflecta, the PowerSlide X from PIE and the SlideScan 7000 from Braun. As of now, SilverFast 8 is […]

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DON’T STOP THE DANCE – Book and Exhibition

February 20th, 2019 · No Comments · analogue photography, News, Photography, Photography Books, SilverFast

Hamburg, Erika Klütz School for Theater Dance, summer of 1960: Without much regard for conventional technology and traditional image perception and with the full joy of experimentation, Michael Fackelmann photographed the dancers in his special visual language. These black-and-white photographies will now be exhibited at the Leica Gallery of Nuremberg. Accompanying the exhibition, Fackelmann publishes […]

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SilverFast supports 10th World Dendro Conference in Bhutan

January 28th, 2019 · No Comments · Distraction, News, SilverFast

Dendrochronology is a dating method in which the annual rings of trees are assigned to a specific, known growing time based on their different width. In dendrochronology the density of the latewood, those wood cells formed during the latter half of a treeʼs growing season, is a very powerful indicator of past temperature variations, traditionally […]

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Caution when updating to macOS Mojave (10.14)!

September 24th, 2018 · No Comments · News, OSX, Scanner, SilverFast

Apple has ceased to support 32-bit systems. Scanners lacking 64-bit drivers are not compatible with macOS 10.14.

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Visit us at Photokina Trade Fair 2018

September 14th, 2018 · No Comments · analogue photography, News, Photography, Photography Business, PrinTao 8, Printing, Scanner, SilverFast

The photokina fair, world leading fair for photo, video and the imaging branch as such takes place in Cologne from 26th to 29th September. Discover trends and innovations in the world of photography from 10am to 6pm (to 9pm on friday). short facts September, 26th – 29th, 2018 daily 10:00 – 18:00 Friday 10:00 – […]

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Jonathan Notley has released two new videos on youtube

August 10th, 2018 · No Comments · HowTo, News, SilverFast, Tips and Tutorials, Video

UK Photographer Notley introduces his SilverFast workflows for scanning negatives and black-and-white film Youtube: How to Scan Black-and-White Film (ft. Silverfast 8.8) Jonathan Notley: « Scanning black and white film might seem easier (because you don’t have to worry about colour) but it’s still important to get as much detail out of the negative as […]

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UK Photographer Jonathan Notley relies on SilverFast

June 28th, 2018 · No Comments · analogue photography, HowTo, News, Scanner, SilverFast, Video

Jonathan introduces his SilverFast 8.8 scanning workflow exemplary with 6×7 positive film Jonathan Notley: Scanning Slides (Ft. Silverfast 8.8) SilverFast comes with a lot of tools for whatever difficulties you may stumble upon when digitizing your slides. Jonathan Notley is a skilled photographer and loves shooting analog film. His Youtube channel really is worth taking […]

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Ektachrome film will be back

June 12th, 2018 · No Comments · News

Kodak on Instagram: first test photos shot on the revived Ektachrome film Five years after Ektachrome has been discontinued, the new film will soon be available. Kodak is in the final phase of fine-tuning the coating process. Of course, the formulation itself is well-known, but some of the more than 80 different chemical components were […]

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