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Exploring SilverFast 8 shortcuts and tips

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In this movie, while we're on the topic like increasing the efficiency of our workflow and speeding things up, in addition to using Batch Scan and/or JobManager to help through the interface, the other thing you can really do to help speed up how you work in SilverFast is using keyboard shortcuts. And I've showed you a lot of them as we've gone through the course, but I'd like you to show you where you can download a PDF file that has all of them built right into it, and it's at the silverfast.com site. So go to silverfast.com and then click on Support. And this page we'll come up and where it says Documentation/Manual, click on that. And then you can just scroll down here until you get to this two different PDF files, SilverFast 8 Keyboard Shortcuts from Mac or SilverFast 8 Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows.

Exploring SilverFast 8 shortcuts and tips

In this movie, while we're on the topic like increasing the efficiency of our workflow and speeding things up, in addition to using Batch Scan and/or JobManager to help through the interface, the other thing you can really do to help speed up how you work in SilverFast is using keyboard shortcuts. And I've showed you a lot of them as we've gone through the course, but I'd like you to show you where you can download a PDF file that has all of them built right into it, and it's at the silverfast.com site. So go to silverfast.com and then click on Support. And this page we'll come up and where it says Documentation/Manual, click on that. And then you can just scroll down here until you get to this two different PDF files, SilverFast 8 Keyboard Shortcuts from Mac or SilverFast 8 Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows.

And you can just watch it if you want to. Although a better idea is to go ahead and download it so you have it on your computer and you can access it all the time. Or download it and then put it on your iPad and you can put it next to your computer and you can view it that way. However you want to work on it, it's just great. And then when it comes up in Safari or PDF then you can just use your right or left arrow, your scroll and your mouse to look through the keyboard shortcuts and learn them and use them. So those are the three things that we can really do to help, really speed up our workflow as use BatchScan, use JobManager if you want to have a little bit more control and certainly use more and more keyboard shortcuts and that will help speed up your workflow.

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Scanning with SilverFast

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  1. 5m 19s
    1. Welcome
      58s
    2. What you should know before watching this course
      43s
    3. Taking the Tazmanian Oath
      3m 38s
  2. 19m 14s
    1. Launching SilverFast
      4m 2s
    2. Touring the SilverFast interface
      3m 35s
    3. Understanding SilverFast's scanning workflows
      4m 28s
    4. Using automated vs. manual scanning
      4m 31s
    5. Getting help as you use SilverFast
      2m 38s
  3. 32m 46s
    1. Touring the SilverFast 8 automatic scanning tools
      6m 7s
    2. Preparing for automatic scanning
      4m 6s
    3. Arranging your workspace
      4m 23s
    4. Setting up color management
      4m 43s
    5. Setting scan frame and resolution
      3m 55s
    6. Adjusting, naming, formatting, and locating an image
      8m 24s
    7. Previewing scan settings with the info tool
      1m 8s
  4. 1h 7m
    1. Scanning simple line art
      8m 6s
    2. Scanning detailed line art
      8m 9s
    3. Scanning grayscale photos
      11m 43s
    4. Scanning color photos
      11m 17s
    5. Scanning a color photo as a grayscale image
      12m 15s
    6. Scanning a positive piece of film
      6m 52s
    7. Scanning a negative piece of film
      8m 39s
  5. 26m 1s
    1. Touring the manual scanning tools
      7m 19s
    2. Setting preferences for manual scanning
      10m 0s
    3. Calibrating your scanner
      3m 40s
    4. Arranging your workspace
      5m 2s
  6. 1h 35m
    1. Scanning simple line art and changing it into vectors
      7m 38s
    2. Scanning simple line art and keeping it as pixels
      5m 41s
    3. Scanning detailed line art
      8m 18s
    4. Scanning grayscale photos
      14m 5s
    5. Scanning landscape color photos
      15m 51s
    6. Scanning color portrait photos
      13m 56s
    7. Scanning color product shots
      9m 29s
    8. Scanning a color photo as a grayscale image
      4m 31s
    9. Scanning a piece of positive color film
      5m 52s
    10. Scanning a piece of negative color film
      9m 56s
  7. 1h 0m
    1. Should I use SilverFast or Photoshop?
      4m 9s
    2. Making global color corrections
      4m 37s
    3. Bringing out shadow details
      4m 28s
    4. Making a selective color replacement
      3m 21s
    5. Sharpening in SilverFast
      7m 15s
    6. Working with target-based corrections
      4m 55s
    7. Color correcting with neutrals
      10m 19s
    8. Exploring automatic color correction in manual mode
      3m 35s
    9. Scanning a printed image
      5m 49s
    10. High-bit-depth and HDR scanning
      5m 28s
    11. Removing noise and patterns
      3m 32s
    12. Removing dust and scratches
      3m 30s
  8. 7m 2s
    1. Batch scanning images
      1m 28s
    2. Using the JobManager
      4m 16s
    3. Exploring SilverFast 8 shortcuts and tips
      1m 18s
  9. 1m 29s
    1. Goodbye
      1m 29s

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