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Quicktip: Flip images horizontally and vertically in SilverFast

October 8th, 2009 · No Comments · HowTo, Quicktips, Tips and Tutorials

Have you ever cleaned your slides and prepared them for a scan job for half an hour. Then, after making a prescan, you realize the pictures are fliped and wonder -How am I going to place them in the right direction? SilverFast hast two different options for flipping the images horizontally and vertically. 1st option […]

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SilverFast Quick Tip: Scanning for TV

September 14th, 2009 · No Comments · Digital Photography, HowTo, Processing, Quicktips, SilverFast, Tips and Tutorials, Video

Scanning for a presentation on a TV can be tricky. Image resolution and aspect ratio have to be taken into consideration. SilverFast and especially the Archive Suite can help you.

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Quick Tip: Back up preferences and settings

August 31st, 2009 · No Comments · HowTo, Quicktips

Most programs have folders where they save the preferences and settings it uses or those of its users. SilverFast is not the exception. It is recommended to back up your preferences from time to time for many different reasons. The most common reason is, should a preference file go corrupt for any reason, it will […]

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Transfer frame settings to other scanning frames

August 13th, 2009 · 2 Comments · HowTo, News, Quicktips

If you want to scan many images with different settings than those SilverFast has by default. There are a couple of tips you can follow. The easiest way of copying the settings from one frame to other scanning frames is creating the first frame, set the desired scanning resolution, apply filters and image adjustments. Then […]

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SC2G® – Selective Color to Grey

April 21st, 2009 · No Comments · analogue photography, Digital Photography, HowTo, News, Photography, Processing, Quicktips, SilverFast, Tips and Tutorials

Converting colors to grey has always been difficult to control. SilverFast has created an easy way to solve this problem. SilverFast’s SC2G, Selective Color to Grey, can maintain the grey shade differentiation by controlling the conversion process. For all six colors: Red, Green, Blue, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, the user can control into what shade of […]

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SilverFast Quick Tip: negative Autoframe-Inset

November 21st, 2008 · No Comments · News, Processing, Quicktips, Scanner, SilverFast, Tips and Tutorials

With the introduction of the Automatic Frame Detection multiple reflective or transparent images can now be selected, scanned and optimized automatically with a single mouse-click. This comes in especially handy when scanning away a analogue archive of slides or reflective originals.

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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. [youtube dTrYnoSxzC0 Plustek OF7300 and SilverFast] There is […]

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SilverFast Quick Tip: Sepia Effect

June 20th, 2007 · No Comments · HowTo, Photography, Processing, Quicktips, Scanner, SilverFast, Tips and Tutorials, Video

It has been a while since our last SilverFast Quick Tip. To make up for it we present a new screencast called: ” SilverFast Global Color Correction Sepia Effect”. This screencast and lots more are also available as full size quicktime movie via www.silverfast.com. Enjoy and be creative with SilverFast! [google 2344560238402924780 SilverFast Global Color […]

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SilverFast Quick Tip: Scanning very old negatives

May 16th, 2007 · No Comments · HowTo, News, Photography, Processing, Quicktips, Scanner, SilverFast, Tips and Tutorials, Video

This SilverFast Quick Tip was inspired by a post in our LSI-Forum. Rather than scanning in positive mode and having to tweak the image in Photoshop, SilverFast provides a simple yet powerful solution. Technorati Tags: SilverFast

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SilverFast Scan to Flickr

May 5th, 2007 · No Comments · Flickr, HowTo, Processing, Quicktips, SilverFast, Tips and Tutorials

If you are using Flickr as your favourite photo sharing service and SilverFast there is a great way for uploading some of your analogue photography. This is a very easy method and applies to SilverFast SE and/or Ai in combination using Flickr Uploader (Flickr login required). Technorati Tags: SilverFast, Flickr

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