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6380Re: astroclubs Digest Number 44

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  • Anthony Obra
    Dec 10, 2001
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      Recently, I purchased an HP 5730c scanner that comes with a 35mm slide
      scanner....................works really good. $299 at the time of purchase.
      I don't know what they are now.


      Anthony B. Obra www.sipe.com/explore/graphics/obra_lg.jpg
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      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Brenda Culbertson" <stargazr@...>
      To: <ACATW@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Monday, December 10, 2001 7:56 AM
      Subject: Re: astroclubs Digest Number 44


      > Some scanners come with the adapter to do negs. Others are capable of
      doing it,
      > but you need to purchase the piece. Scanners are getting very inexpensive
      now,
      > so you might want to check into one so you can skip the middle man and get
      what
      > you want, when you want it.
      >
      > BC
      >
      > > From: "txskywatcher" <Astrofx@...>
      > > Subject: Advice on scanning negatives
      > >
      > > Does anyone have any information on a device that can scan negatives
      > > into the computer. I am growing weary of training technicians at the
      > > local camera store. Photos require 2 trips: One for developing the
      > > negatives, and the second after I explain that there really is
      > > something on the negatives. "See the little balck dots! Thats what I
      > > want. I know there is a lot of dark there. It was night, I travelled
      > > far and went to great lengths to to get that dark!!!!"
      > > Amusing the first couple of times, but since I just scan and
      > > reprocess them anyway, might be nice to have something to avoid the
      > > prints in the first place.
      > > Seems like I remember Ed mentioning something, but I could be
      > > mistaken.
      > > BTW, nice clear (cold - for TX) night last night. I am taking off
      > > Friday to take the bus out to dark skies, and works nicely for the
      > > partial solar eclipse as well.
      > > Thanks for any information,
      > > Charlie.
      > >
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