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Re: Scan or shoot photos
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
- Subject: Re: Scan or shoot photos
- From: Jennifer Vignone <opus@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat, 11 Apr 1998 14:08:42 -0500
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> My experience is that scanning line drawings/black and white is
> successful than scanning color photos ....
> and it matters NOT AT ALL whether you are using an old logitek B&W
>or the hottest, new flatbed.
I have found that scanning black and white line drawings works best if you
scan it using settings for a black and white photograph at a high
resolution...the scanner catches more of the nuances of the image, even
though, technically, it isn't the setting you're supposed to use.