If you are deeply committed to film, either because you continue to shoot it or because you have a large archive, then you need this scanner. Some were steeply downward-looking. Update Unrecognized Zip Code. The X1 is roughly equivalent to the old , but lacks the ability to take the multi-holder for batch scanning of several negative holders. Be the first to review this item. No, you never expected to pay this much – not even close – for a

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Almost all the scans were scajner of six so I mostly used a 6-frame strip holder. I have no regrets at all about this purchase!

Imacon Flextight Photo Scanner

Free Expedited Shipping ruvbbxayfzzyvweeaqveuwzyxstv. Nearly everyone else is better served by inkjet printing on archival materials using the excellent, high fidelity tools available today. The components used in both Flextight flextoght are basically the same, meaning that whichever solution you choose, the quality level is virtually identical.

Or for emailing to your parents. The X1itself is as quirky as it is unique but it lived up to its reputation for producing sharp, even scans and excellent darks and lights. Be the first to review this item. Place your order by 5pm Mon Dec 31 and your order will ship the same day. The FlexHolder holding system allows production speed without excessive heat.

Don’t forget that the Microtek has only 4. Your valuable originals are never out of your custody and you are the one who decides when to do what and how.


Flextight X5 Scanner

Rated 5 out of 5 by Jeff from Simply Superlative Scanner Yes, it’s so expensive that it literally takes your breath away. This is exactly like re-scanning but without the need for the film original to be present.

Hasselblad Flextight X5 accessories.

Having a device that has the quality to reproduce all the subtle details embedded in your negatives and transparencies that gives you full control over the crucial interpretation of your work is what makes owning a Hasselblad scanner attractive.

Consider it like re-scanning, but without the film original present. Flextught 3F file stores light information arriving from a negative, which is no longer identical to the light coming directly from the subject.

Hasselblad Flextight X1 Scanner | eBay

I bought the X1 because of the “virtual drum” and the superb lens which I believed would keep sharpness excellent across the scan. I cannot recommend it highly enough. Batch Scanning Capabilities With the FlexHolder system you either mount several originals in one holder or a film strip of 4 or 6 images.

You can also perform batch scans with the X5, and it is equipped with FlexTouch dust removal capacity to speed up the cleaning of your files. Hasselblad Flextight X5 overview. The Epson will do fine for getting you a digital image you can share on Facebook. Flexcolor Scanners Manual English. The cylindrical merging and blending can cause a range of compromises visible at higher resolutions but at low and moderate resolutions the images usually are eye-friendly even if they are not technically perfect.


No, you never expected to pay this much – not even close – for a It is easy to use, flextiight is built with a vertical optical system to allow the Kodak dpi CCD to face downwards, creating a glass-free optical path between the original and the lens. If you’re serious about film, you need to find a way to get this scanner. See any errors on this page?

The X5 offers amazing speed of up to MB per minute. Furthermore — every time you save a file from the 3F format, your action history is embedded in the 3F file, which enables you to repeat these actions whenever you like.

This scanner yields fantastic scans right out of the box. Up to dpi Resolution With its high-end optics and 3 line x pixel Kodak Image Sensor, the Flextight X5 produces images of superb quality and detail. They can be the most annoying and time-consuming part of scanning, but with this unit they are removed without losing speed or quality.