Scanning positive transparency film


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Scanning positive transparency film

In this session let's discuss scanning slides. Now, scanning slides is in many ways very similar to scanning reflective work in terms of the concepts of the image and the tools that we are going to use, but there are some differences in terms of the amount of magnification and the loading of the image. First and foremost, one of the fundamental differences or challenges we have with scanning, particularly small dimensional films like slides, is that we are going to typically engage in a lot of magnification. Because you can imagine the dimensions of a slide and say we are going to magnify that up to 5x7 or 8x10, where there is a lot of magnification.

And that means that if there is any dust or dirt or any foreign object on there, where they are going to be enlarged, they are just going to pop and show up. So the first thing you'll want to do is don those lint free gloves, and when you mount your slide inside your film holder, you want to make sure that, that slide is now nice and...

Scanning positive transparency film
Video duration: 12m 33s 6h 53m Intermediate

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Scanning positive transparency film provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Taz Tally as part of the Scanning Techniques for Photography, Art, and Design

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