Ratings and Reviews Write a review. On the bottom is an abbreviated version of the step-by-step UI I set up for my assistant—press the Green Play icon and the software moves to the next point where you need to verify or input something the icons from top to bottom: Nikon’s SCSI implementation uses two pin connectors on the back of the scanner, and supports active termination at the scanner. Most users are willing to engage in some tweaking of the scanning parameters to get the best result. The “off” amount and percentage simply signifies the calculated difference between the seller-provided price for the item elsewhere and the seller’s price on eBay. Can I copy the eBook file to my other computers?

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The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended.

Get coilscan colored images cleaned up with the CleanImage feature of this Nikon slide scanner. Transfer data from 35mm film negatives and slides easily onto this Nikon film scanner, whether in color or monochrome. Scanner Parts for Nikon. Silverfast is no longer available for this scanner. Why can’t I find your works in bookstores? After using Silverfast for the better part of a year, I can’t imagine scanning without it. This is especially true when it comes to color fidelity issues.

I cannot say whether or not it is functional due to this.

Nikon CoolScan III Scanner

This shows that, for well-exposed slides and negatives, the LS will perform almost exactly as well as the LS Can I copy the eBook file to my other computers? Nevertheless, there’s still a usable range here, and the problem can easily be solved by doing multiple scans one for the snow-covered portions of Denali, the other for the ridge that iui down the middle of the frame to the bottom.


Our thinking is that the additional diffraction introduced by the glass in the optical path, slightly separated the red, green, and blue light paths. Even with that, it didn’t do as well as the bit LS, which also has a multi-sample scanning option to further reduce shadow noise.

On the top is the main dialog selected from Photoshop’s Import menu.

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On my Windows machine, for example, I have several older versions of Photoshop installed. In general, density iii the most significant specification for a scanner. A bit more time was spent on making controls slide in coollscan out of “docking bays” and making chrome and drop-shadow buttons than was put into making the software self-evident. Since I rarely shoot negative film, I installed the slide adapter in my scanner and have never taken it out thus, I won’t comment on the ability to scan a strip of film.

In the interest of objectivity though, we also show scans performed with default settings, to provide a completely neutral reference point. Accordingly, we coolacan no sample to show you from the LS for this picture.

See details for description of any imperfections. As a result, the USAF target should yield much more conservative resolution numbers. Fortunately, most of the controls are decipherable after a few pokes, especially once you discover that most of the more interesting stuff is hidden in “slide-out panels” that are triggered by clicking on a strange-looking “tab” at the ciolscan edge of the control area.


Or, Return to the Imaging Resource home page. Color management coollscan two steps down into Preferences, as is gamma adjustment. No surrounding HTML file.

Digital Image Scanners – Nikon CoolScan III (LS) Test Images

Initially, you’ll be flummoxed by trying to figure out things like the difference between the small “prescan” button and the larger “preview” button. Show More Show Less. This brightened the midtones a bit, and gave a better rendition of the slide overall, at least to our eyes.

The Nikon scanner ended up in the trash. The correct SCSI cable is supplied in the US but not elsewhere, I understandbut coolacan Mac users might need to get a different daisy-chain cable if they have additional SCSI devices that don’t use the pin connector.

The problem with this approach is it may show unacceptable results for an otherwise perfectly usable scanner.

Today, it offers more bang for your buck than ever! I’ll avoid ALL Nikon buys from now on.