[K12OSN] Scanner Recommendation
jim at winonacotter.org
Fri Dec 21 14:29:01 UTC 2007
> sounds as if the color calibration needs adjustment with the software
> you are using to scan.
> GIMP can easily adjust the color balance of any photograph...
> Colors => Auto => White Balance
> You might consider downloading 'Picasa' - it's free from Google. It has
> some automatic enhancements that are really good.
I messed around with Gimp and some other programs, I can get the photos to look better,
but they still look like crap when finished. Also I won't be using the scanner, this
will be for random teachers and other staff to use, so I don't want to rely on editing
to fix the problem. I tried changing the color balances in the scanning software, but
still couldn't get it to look very good. So I just need recommendations on scanners
that work great by default, with minimal tweaking on the user end. I'm not opposed to
spending $300 or so if it means a good scanner, but I just don't want to buy one and
have the same problem.
This message has been scanned for viruses and
dangerous content by the Cotter Technology
Department, and is believed to be clean.
More information about the K12OSN