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Forum: General Discussion Jul 18, 2010, 3:10 PM
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Posted By riki101
This project was continued here...

This project was continued here http://forums.steves-digicams.com/xtreme-makeover-82/

Apologies for the switch!
Forum: General Discussion Jul 15, 2010, 4:03 AM
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Posted By riki101
I have spent the last few days doing some serious...

I have spent the last few days doing some serious research and visiting shops picking brains and have reached the conclusion that there is nothing out there that will scan my slides: Kodachrome 126...
Forum: General Discussion Jul 13, 2010, 10:28 AM
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Posted By riki101
Yes, amazing coincidence! Thanks for your help...

Yes, amazing coincidence! Thanks for your help JWest.
Forum: General Discussion Jul 13, 2010, 8:13 AM
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Posted By riki101
That's my conclusion JWest, after much research....

That's my conclusion JWest, after much research. It's all pointing to an Epson scanner like the V300.

I have been reading about slide scanners/different types of slides and my 126 Kodachrome...
Forum: General Discussion Jul 12, 2010, 2:31 PM
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Posted By riki101
From what I have read, a slide copier would not...

From what I have read, a slide copier would not fit to my digi camera nor any screw-on accessories like filters, etc. so I'll have to look for a slide scanner.
Forum: General Discussion Jul 12, 2010, 11:35 AM
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Posted By riki101
There is also the Ion, a more expensive slide...

There is also the Ion, a more expensive slide scanner: http://www.ionaudio.com/slides2pc

However, I'll bear in mind what you've told me. Will your slide copier fit a Sony W350 digi camera? Does...
Forum: General Discussion Jul 12, 2010, 11:05 AM
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Posted By riki101
Thanks Bynx. I have been reading about slide...

Thanks Bynx. I have been reading about slide copiers and apparently while you can get decent results with a slide copier and camera, a slide scanner is more reliable and easier to setup, obtain...
Forum: General Discussion Jul 12, 2010, 10:07 AM
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Posted By riki101
Yes JWest, you and Ordo are right. I'll see what...

Yes JWest, you and Ordo are right. I'll see what is available out there. Over the years I have accumulated 3 scanners! :D Thanks.
Forum: General Discussion Jul 12, 2010, 1:15 AM
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Posted By riki101
Projected on screen and photographed with a Sony...

Projected on screen and photographed with a Sony W350 and transferred to PC. I will probably end up investing in a slide scanner.
Forum: General Discussion Jul 11, 2010, 4:45 PM
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Posted By riki101
Thanks Brian. I'll try the software and compare...

Thanks Brian. I'll try the software and compare it to Gimp which is the one I have been using for the last year or so. I am now with Linux and hardly ever use MS.
Forum: General Discussion Jul 11, 2010, 3:29 AM
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Posted By riki101
Thanks Mark, I'll try that.

Thanks Mark, I'll try that.
Forum: General Discussion Jul 11, 2010, 3:11 AM
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Posted By riki101
Thanks Mark. Here is an example (one of the worst...

Thanks Mark. Here is an example (one of the worst ones). I don't suppose you can wash off the marks on the boy's face?
Forum: General Discussion Jul 11, 2010, 2:52 AM
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Posted By riki101
Digitizing

I have been digitizing (to PC) old family slides and trying to sharpen them with software such as Gimp and digiKam (Linux). Disappointingly, I am not impressed with the results and only very slight...
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