One of the three essential titles to buy on flatbed scanning is an informative book "Start with a Scan: A Guide to Transforming Scanned Photos and Objects into High Quality Art," by Janet Ashford and John Odam, Peachpit Press.


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Peachpit Press offers the best titles available on the market today and we wholeheartedly recommend you visit their web site, www.peachpit.com.

A chapter-by-chapter review of this helpful book is now available. In the meantime, you can buy this book at your local store or via the Internet and get started.

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Start with a Scan

What scanner should you use? We recommend the scanners by Linotype-Hell.

Linotype-Hell scanners come in many sizes, shapes, and budgets, from home use to prepress professionals.

Avoid low-budget, no-name, and cheap scanners in general.

It is the software that is as important as the scanner itself, and Linotype-Hell has the best color scanning software, LinoColor .

An important book for everyone to read who has a scanner is "Real World Scanning and Halftones" by David Blatner, Glenn Fleishman, and Steve Roth

 

 

 

 

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Start with a Scan: A Guide to Transforming Scanned Photos and Objects intoHigh Quality Art," by Janet Ashford and John Odam

 

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