Choosing the Right Scanner for Your Collection of Films And Slides
Taiwan Excellence Award, known as the Oscar of the Taiwanese industry, attracts thousands of products to sign up every year. With its innovative and user-centered design, Plustek OpticFilm 120 Pro has won the coveted Taiwan Excellence Award for its outstanding design quality in the competitive Electronics and Communication category!
Plustek OpticFilm 8200i Ai film & slide scanner is named as “The Best Photo Scanners of 2018” by PC Magazine! We are thrilled to receive this honor, because that is four years (2015 – 2018) in a row for Plustek OpticFilm 8200i Ai to receive… Continue Reading “Plustek OpticFilm 8200i Ai is named as “The Best Photo Scanners” by PC Magazine for Years 2015 – 2018 in a Row”
“Life is like a camera.
Focus on what’s important.
Capture the good times. And if things don’t work out, just take another shot.”
– by Ziad K. Abdelnour from “Economic Warfare: Secrets of Wealth Creation in the Age of Welfare Politics”.
“For its price, the Plustek OpticFilm 8100 is a very capable desktop film scanner. 3600ppi scans are sharp and detailed, printing well up to A3 size (depending on the quality of the originals, of course). … the Multi-Exposure feature does help you eek out a bit of extra detail from your most contrasty slides. … the OpticFilm 8100 is not the ideal tool for archiving truly large film collections but if you only need to digitise a moderate amount of slides and negatives, we have no reservations recommending it to you.”
– from the open box scanner review written by Zoltan Arva-Toth for Photography Blog.
The Plustek OpticFilm 8200i Ai film scanner offers high resolution, hardware-based dust and scratch removal, and simple color calibration for scans.” – Quote from PCMag.com
Plustek OpticFilm 8200i SE is specifically designed to scan 35mm slides and negatives at resolutions up to 7,200 dots per inch (dpi). In a recent issue of Amateur Photographer, Andy Westlake, the technical editor, thoroughly reviewed the OpticFilm 8200i SE hardware and software. If you are about to digitize your collection of 35mm films, you can get informative advice about the scanner in his review.