2846Re: [genphoto] scanning photos
- Apr 20, 2008I have a very similar question. What about scanning 35mm negatives?
How long does it take if you do it yourself? What does a good slide/
negative scanner cost and who makes one? Who does it commercially?
On Apr 20, 2008, at 6:18 PM, Janice Woolley wrote:
> I am a newcomer to this list. I recently acquired about 2000 slides
> taken of my family, plus probably 1000 from my husband's family, not
> to mention "our" slide collection of our children. The volume is
> overwhelming as I read that an estimated time to clean off dust and
> scan is 4 minutes a slide. I also have old B&W photos. My goal is to
> sort these, choose the best and scan to DVD for distribution to
> family. My questions are:
> 1. Have any of you used a reliable commercial service to do the
> scanning? If so who?
> 2. What is your estimate of the time per slide and/or photo to do an
> adequate scan?
> 3. What scanner is recommended?
> Thanks so much for sharing your experience.
> Janice Woolley
> Seattle WA
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