Glimpses

As some of you know, I finally picked up a new scanner. It has already paid for itself:


Photograph negative.


Found in "Glimpses of the Barren Lands" by Captain Thierry Mallet. Published by Revillion Freres, 1930.
Thanks to my new scanner, I was able to get a nice shot of the negative:






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5 comments:

  1. That is a great photo! Although what looked to me like petticoats on the negative turned out to be shadows of their skirts.

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  2. A photo..interesting! The brighter shot screams ''ghosts!'' to me, but that's still awesome.

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  3. Aren't computers wonderful?! Years ago my dad bought me a scanner so I could scan old family photos for my genealogy research. Mom found some old negatives that she wasn't sure what they were pictures of. I scanned them and made postives of them to my mother's delight. She could then identify who was pictured.

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  4. Great scans Michael. What type of (model) scanner did you get? I'm looking to get a new one but as yet am unsure of what to get. I need something pretty decent.

    Love your blog. Haven't seen anything like it before - such a great idea!

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  5. Gus, I'm using a CanoScan 8800F.

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