Scanners capture moving subjects significantly more differently than regular cameras, so take advantage. This is a secret power of scanography. Not that it should be applied to all scans, but sometimes, yes. And here’s a different kind of movement: What about creating a stop-action mini-movie using the scanner?
- Now, I don't necessarily like to take pictures…with my scanners that I could've just as easily snapped…with a regular camera.…I mean, what would be the point of that, right?…So, for me, I like looking for ways…of taking special advantages…of how my scanners look at things,…which could be a lot different from the default ways…that my cameras see things.…And that brings us to this video…where we concentrate on taking advantage of the fact…that scanners, unlike regular cameras,…they capture their imagery by means of a moving,…image-recording sliding thingie.…
It's a sliding thing that takes anywhere from a few seconds…to several minutes to capture a scene.…This, as opposed to a camera…that usually takes somewhere between like…a 60th and six thousandth of a second…to capture an image.…So, given that scanners not only records images at a much…slower pace than cameras usually do and because scanners…record scenes from behind a conveniently located plate…of glass, certain opportunities arise.…Like, for instance, the opportunity to have moving…
- Working with scanning equipment
- Scanning resolution and cropping
- Advanced digital treatments of scans
- Building a creature with a scanner
- Creating a collage with a scanner
- Scanning botanical specimens from your yard
- Creating a GIF using your scanner
- Processing film negatives with a scanner
- Professional uses for scanography
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Scanning Techniques for Photography Art and Designwith Taz Tally6h 53m Intermediate
Introduction to scanography1m 55s
1. Getting Started Scanning
2. Using Your Scanner to Create Art
3. Advanced Compositions with Scanning
4. Sharing Your Work
Where to go from here3m 8s
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