Go Back   RetouchPRO > Technique > Input/Output/Workflow
Register Blogs FAQ Site Nav Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Input/Output/Workflow Scanning, printing, color management, and discussing best practices for control and repeatability

Lines in Nikon LS2000 scans

Thread Tools
Old 08-22-2007, 08:47 PM
westendr's Avatar
westendr westendr is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 1
Lines in Nikon LS2000 scans

Hello to all. I have been learning to scan and restore/digitize my slide collection. Using a Nikon LS2000, Win xp. Things went fine till I started to get lines in the scan. I have attached a copy of a scan. The lines appear at the same place each time I scan. Previous to this the scans were fine - they just started to appear. Please help.
Attached Images
File Type: gif Graves.gif (62.0 KB, 8 views)
Reply With Quote top
Old 08-22-2007, 08:53 PM
mistermonday's Avatar
mistermonday mistermonday is offline
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 3,028
Re: Lines in Nikon LS2000 scans

This would indicate that most likely there are dirt particles on the sensor elements where you see the lines. That is why they appear in the same locations on all scans. It is also possible but less likely that those sensor elements no longer function. Get some compressed air (Not those Dust Off cans). Fill a tank with about 90 PSI and give the sensor area a good blast to blow off the dirt.
Regards, Murray
Reply With Quote top

  RetouchPRO > Technique > Input/Output/Workflow

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
48bit Scanner Resolution and PS Questions Lucile Davis Hardware 13 08-20-2006 08:51 PM
Getting good scans with my CanoScan LiDE20 Ken Rogers Hardware 0 05-21-2005 10:45 PM
TRY-IT: Colored Lines via Smart Blur Find Edges DannyRaphael Photo-Art Resources 7 02-13-2005 01:41 AM
Nikon ES4000 scanner airubin Hardware 4 03-28-2002 11:03 AM
Multiple scans Doug Nelson Input/Output/Workflow 3 08-18-2001 05:49 PM

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:07 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright © 2016 Doug Nelson. All Rights Reserved