Does anyone have any recommendations on what scanner to purchase to scan some photos and negatives? Some of the pictures that I want to scan are older than I am and I was hoping that I could scan these pictures and negatives and then use the program called Aperture to fix some of the imperfections on the pictures.
The other thing is that the amount of pictures I have to scan are immense. The number of pictures and negatives will be in the thousands.
While this seems like an overwhelming task, I want to be able to show my future children all of their relatives that are no longer with us.
I don't want to spend a fortune, but if there are scanners that can facilitate doing this quickly I am willing to save up money to make a good investment that can get this huge project done more quickly.
If anyone has any suggestions, please post.
posted by nidora
on Jan 18, 2014 -
My dad has many boxes of the photographs he took during college 30 years ago. After completing my freshman year, I have equally as many digital pictures saved on my computer. While I would love to make 1500 prints, that isn't very plausible. What's the best way to preserve these pictures and make them easily accessible and viewable in the future? (I might be able to choose 200 or so to make the most accessible and viewable.)
posted by i_am_a_fiesta
on May 4, 2009 -
Nonlamephotopraphyfilter: What are some websites, books, and/or magazines that have some neat photos? [more inside]
posted by sixcolors
on Feb 22, 2009 -
Where can I find a large database of photgraphs like this
that are in the public domain? I'm also looking for a large site with pictures from World War I that are free to use. [more inside]
posted by interrobang
on Sep 3, 2006 -
Aside from flickr, what are some good websites where I can share/promote/package/sell my photography? [more inside]
posted by bamassippi
on Jun 1, 2006 -
What is the best way or product to use to place photographs in an scrapbook? I found old photographs lying around in an envelope and I would like to put them in an album in a way that will also preserve them (some of them are over thirty years old and have seen better days).
posted by mirileh
on Jun 14, 2005 -
Are there any special protocols concerning the use of photos/portraits of the POTUS? I'm asking because I'm curious as to why all the Presidents up to Bush I here
used a painting while Clinton and W. Bush used photos. Is there a set number of years before a President should get a portrait?
posted by phyrewerx
on Oct 16, 2004 -