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GOLD AWARD – The DigiFoto (NL) has tested SilverFast 9

February 17th, 2021 · No Comments · analogue photography, News, Photography, Processing, Reviews, Scanner, SilverFast

« SilverFast has been the crème de la crème of scanner software for years. » DigiFoto, one of the leading Dutch photo magazines, took a closer look at the new SilverFast 9 scanner software and subjected it to a detailed practical test with an Epson Perfection V850. The testers focused on the comprehensively optimized WorkflowPilot […]

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SilverFast supports new Filmstrip Scanners from Reflecta and PIE

February 9th, 2021 · No Comments · News, Processing, Scanner, SilverFast

SilverFast is now available for a new scanner category: for the filmstrip scanners. SilverFast now supports the Reflecta PF135 and the PIE PowerFilm. These two new scanners are true specialists for digitizing filmstrips, as they can scan the strips automatically. Both devices are able to automatically scan ten 35mm filmstrips or 60 images with just […]

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24 Days special Offers & Surprises

December 2nd, 2019 · No Comments · Humour, News, PrinTao 8, Scanner, SilverFast

We have a special gift for you this Holiday Season! As we count down the days to Christmas, we would like to share with you our SilverFast Advent Calendar to help fill your holidays with cheer! In our Calendar, you will find surprise discounts and special offers occurring every day during the 24 days of […]

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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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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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digit! Advanced SilverFast Targets Review

April 23rd, 2018 · No Comments · analogue photography, News, Photography, Scanner, SilverFast

digit! – (R)Evolution in Scanner Profiling The digit!, a German professional journal for digital images, introduces the new Advanced Scanner Calibration. (Click here to enlarge) In order to obtain predictable and correct colors in an imaging workflow, it is important that all devices involved are profiled. Due to production processes, even devices identical in construction […]

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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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Does Nikon introduce a successor to the successful CoolScan scanner series in September?

August 30th, 2017 · No Comments · analogue photography, Digital Photography, News, Photography Business, Scanner

With a phenomenal announcement, Nikon has unveiled its new flagship for digitizing slides and negatives: the new top model has a resolution of real 15 megapixels, an autofocus and digitizes slides and negatives in very short time. There is no automatic film transport, but optional film holders for 35mm negative strips and slides. Recommended retail […]

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SilverFast 8 for Minolta DiMAGE Scan Elite 5400

July 4th, 2017 · No Comments · News, Scanner, SilverFast

SilverFast 8 for Minolta DiMAGE Scan Elite 5400 SilverFast 8 now supports the Minolta DiMAGE Scan Elite 5400 on current Windows systems As a dedicated film scanner featuring an automatic feed for a film strip or up to four 35mm slides, the Scan Elite 5400 has an exceptionally high resolution, according to the manufacturer up […]

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