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Proper Lighting Conditions
Thanks to GTI, this PDF shows some common specifications that are included in the ISO 3664:2000 guidelines.

Thursday December 18, 2003
by GTI Graphic Technology, inc.

A lot of discussion on proper lighting and environmental conditions in the digital darkroom have been discussed. Here is a PDF from GTI, the makers of excellent light boxes. It does provide some information from the ISO 3664:2000 standard.

Weekly Chatter:Need for Correct Exposure in RAW
Wednesday November 26, 2003
by weekly chatter

Each and every week, Imaging Revue offers non-members a tantalizing taste of the information available within our forums. Make sure to check out the entire list!

Soft Proof Tutorial by John Paul Caponigro
Monday November 24, 2003
by John Paul Caponigro

John Paul Caponigro walks the reader through the processes of soft proofing images in Photoshop in this elegant and useful PDF excerpt from his book "Photoshop Master Class". orders placed through John Paul at info@johnpaulcaponigroarts.com receive a free PDF Guide to Getting Good Color.

Weekly Chatter:Photoshop CS - Print with Preview settings
Thursday November 20, 2003
by Imaging Revue Experts and Members

Each and every week, Imaging Revue offers non-members a tantalizing taste of the information available within our forums. Make sure to check out the entire list!

Greg Gorman's B&W; conversion technique
Tuesday November 18, 2003
by Greg Gorman

Greg Gorman shares with the Imaging Revue subscribers, a technique that finally allows him to shoot color and still get the B&W; effect he desires. Designed by his retoucher Rob Carr, this step-by-step tutorial will show you a great new way to not only convert color to B&W; but add color toning as well! Please refer to the forum thread that got this discussion started.

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Scanners > Recommendation & Opinion > 6x7 or Digital SLR

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AuthorSubject: 6x7 or Digital SLR   [Go to Bottom of Page]
David Roberts
Posted on Wed Aug 13, 2003 3:27 PM

Hi,

I submitted this a few hours ago but it hasn't appeared. Apologies in advance if it ends up getting posted twice.

Could anyone give me an insight into the kind of quality that is possible by scanning a 6x7cm negative (colour or B&W;) or transparency using a machine such as the Minolta Scan Multipro (with whatever software will give the best result)? In particular, how might this compare with the output of, say, a Canon 10d (asumming other factors such as lenses and technique are equal)? I'm primarily (but not exclusively) interested in B&W; landscape photography and want better quality than I can get from my D30 (which I find limiting in terms of resolution). Canon's 1Ds is not an option for reasons of cost and the dust/cleaning issues (I'd risk cleaning a 10d, but doing this to a 1Ds would be too scary for me). This seems to leave something like the 10d and scanned medium format film as the remaining options.

Thanks.

Dave Roberts


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