Scanning your historical and family photographs is the perfect way to increase use, share and preserve these visual treasures. But there is a lot to consider in terms of scanners, software, file formats, image resolution, bit depth, compression, preservation . . . the list goes on and on. Anyone can create a digital image from a photograph, but in this workshop, we will unveil the secrets to creating the highest possible quality scans of your photographs. Kent Stuetz from the New York State Archives will provide everything you need to know to take your scans from blahzay to brilliant in a very practical, informal presentation. Come and spend an night with your NYS Archives regional representative and have some fun learning the true art of scanning. Whether you are a newbie or have serious experience scanning, this session will open your eyes to new ideas that will dramatically improve your digital results.
Wednesday, May 20th at 7:00 p.m. at the Parish Public Library