Slide Scanning Here’s the whole image, from the i scan. Installation of the ScanWizard Pro software posed a few challenges but once installed it has worked perfectly. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. Handled older films and those with color shifts , conversion of color negs to color images like anything else, a bit of experimentation is required. Don’t use the CD, download everything from the website. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

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Microtek ScanMaker i900 Flatbed Scanner

Don’t think about it grab one now! The loaded templates fit into an opening in the lower, main staging tray so the film can be scanned with no glass between the sensor and the film like film scanners and unlike flatbeds with transparency adapters. The i is a worthy successor to the highly regarded ScanMaker Pro Design, a longtime favourite on the corporate list, and it provides many of the same outstanding micrtoek, such as its generous 8.

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Scanner Review: Microtek ScanMaker i

The SnapTrans template for 35mm filmstrips, which takes two micrktek numbered strips of up to six frames each, is the trickiest of the set.


It’s built like a tank.

By including them, Microtek makes a statement. Dennis Fetty – Since I am new to the higher end of scanning, I discovered that SilverFast is the gold standard of the scanning world. The excellent capability of scanning photos, film, and 35 mm slides in color mode included with the Microtek i enables you to effortlessly and rapidly acquire digitized files with high-definition for preservation or processing. See all 2 pre-owned listings. A set of 10 vinyl strips for the glass holder is also included.

So color was hyper critical as was quality these were used for high end ads etc. SnapTrans templates are plastic inserts the size of a sheet of paper that let you mount multiple filmstrips, slides or transparencies with little more than a snap.

It will extend slightly below the miicrotek of the scanner when unlocked.

Looking for a scanner that can handle film as well as flats is like looking for a camcorder that can take great stills. You can get the job done with any of these programs but it could be a more pleasant experience. I was able to batch jobs, import into Adobe Elements for touch ups, and completed 36 slides in about 40 minutes.

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Available from these sellers. Learn more about Amazon Prime. The i does make some odd noises as it warms up and calibrates but it is very quiet in actual scan operation.


Please try again later. A handcut strip of film slipped below the holder and sliding the lid back only smacked the film edge against the side of the frame partition, preventing the lid from moving back into the holder so it could be raised.

The i has 4. Terms and conditions apply. Converting color negatives mcrotek positive is a black art. We knew what to look for in ScanWizard, but its selection of film types leaves a lot to be desired.

Had high hopes, if it had just worked. The lowest-priced item that has been used or worn previously.

Microtek ScanMaker i Flatbed Scanner | eBay

Product Description The world’s first one-step photo restoration flatbed scanner has arrived! Once positioned, you have to unlock the chassis as with any flatbed.

Pros Large bed, high optical resolution, good image restoration tools, high scan quality. A flat black jicrotek is attached to the hood of the scanner. The ScanWizard software allows you to make custom settings for each slide or negative or you can just use the same settings for micfotek one.