Subject: Re: Scanning negatives
On 02/28/2018 07:16 AM, Paul Carmichael wrote:
> Howdy folks.
> Looking at scanning a few negatives.
> Are any of these any good?
> I don't really want to spend more than 150€.
> I know it's not the place to ask, but I just happened to be here.
I question the first couple of them that have the built-in screen. Years
ago, I bought an Ion Film 2 SD Plus. It was very convenient, as I could
feed in an uncut roll of negs, or feed a cut strip of 5 or 6 frames. The
device saves to an SD card, then you pull the images from that to your
computer. It had only exposure adjustments, and collected dust like a
Usually, I use my flatbed scanner. I cut strips of glass to hold the
negs flatter than the scanner's holder. The software has more
adjustments, and it can scan at a higher resolution.