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The VueScan Bible by Sascha Steinhoff

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Color slides – Scanning E6 and K14 transparencies

This workflow is for scanning color slides. In general, film is the only type of analog original that can be enlarged during output. In theory, you can generate A3+ poster sized prints from an analog slide (though the conversion from analog to digital takes its toll). You are better off with smaller output sizes. The quality can be very satisfying if you scan a good slide with accuracy.

For any film scan, the RAW workflow described below is highly recommended. Only a RAW file allows you to try various settings for a complete roll of film without rescanning; this is quite handy, as there are many filtering options and color corrections available. If you prefer the classic scanning method, just combine ...

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