The Minolta work flow is faster and it produces good slide and film scans with the latest version of the Minolta software. The 13×19″ prints also look great, especially when observed from a typical viewing distance of about 4 ft. Dude, you are a life saver. Scan of an ISO negative. You’ll find a wealth of additional options for greater control over all aspects of a scan, and most will be familiar to anyone with experience with an advanced image-editing program.

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Perfect for adding favorite photos to a digital format, the scanner creates acan images from multiple mediums. Please contact me if anyone has one available.

Overall I like the Minolta so much that I bought a second one to start scanning colour negatives. Show less Show more.

Konica Minolta Photo Imaging Europe GmbH: DiMAGE Scan Dual IV

Any advice would be greatly appreciated. If so, I am willing to offer whatever assurances or collateral that you would want to arrange a loan. He is also a digital photography course instructor at: Updating the driver requires your having to relax the digital signature restrictions on your computer temporarily, then restarting to ensure the restrictions are re-instated.

When used with the DS Dual 4 Utility, the pre-scan enhancement process can range from simple with Pixel Polish to quite easy and intuitive with the sliders provided for adjusting many image parameters.


How I Installed the 2003 Konica Minolta DiMAGE Scan Dual IV 35mm Film Scanner in Windows 10

Skip to content Burden: While you may need to use a couple of the other tools for some images, “Pixel Polish” is quite effective in correcting certain technical problems. Christmas Is Arriving Fast squint to see the bike in the window. You may also like.

I updated the link. It works great with the AD adapter if you can find one.

Worked like a charm! A long-time “Shutterbug” contributor, stock photographer Peter K. Aside from the versatility mentioned earlier, many high-end models accept much larger negatives and transparencies. Does anyone out there have the slide tray that they would be willing to lend me for a time? Dude — your solution rocks! Do Your Portraits Look Flat?

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Final Assessment Although I recommend a dedicated film scanner over a flat-bed with a TPU for 35mm film scans, I’ll concede that flat-beds offer some advantages. Nice, when it worked The scanner I replaced with this one lasted years and scanned many photos.

The instruction manual also recommends using the Dust Brush plug-in for Photoshop included in post-processing. Save on Scanners Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days.

Under close examination, the 11×16″ prints are gorgeous, superior to those that I’ve made from 35mm film scans generated by a dpi flat-bed with TPU.

Minolta Dimage Scan Dual IV – film scanner (35 mm) – desktop – USB 2.0

After optimizing the best images for printing in Photoshop, I made some 11×16″ outputs at ppi and some 13×19″ outputs at ppi using an Epson Stylus Photo at dpi printer resolution. The DiMAGE Scan Dual IV generated dpi scans with near-perfect exposure and contrast, great highlight and shadow detail, and high color fidelity with pleasing skin tones.


A film scanner that offers precise focus, dust and debris removal, and image editing, the device offers clear, crisp, rich 3, dpi image resolution. Here I read that it is possible but the software download and adaption seems difficult for me.

Walkabout – Sunday slide 2… and 1. Best Selling in Scanners See all. Create new account Request new password. Do note that Pixel Polish, as well as the dust and grain control features, extend scanning time by about 15 seconds each.

The process can also be quite complex with the more sophisticated tools that offer greater precision for the experienced user who wants maximum control.

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