[STOCKPHOTO] Scanners for agencies

11 views
Skip to first unread message

Ian Murray

unread,
Jan 15, 2007, 11:35:12 AM1/15/07
to

Dear all,

I've found the thread about which cameras certain agencies list as
acceptable/non acceptable interesting. As I understand it Getty film
submissions need to be drum scanned or from a narrow range of expensive
high end scanners only. Do list members find that justifiable or do
some see it as overkill/an artificial barrier?

I use a Minolta Dimage Scan Multi Pro for both 35mm and 120- this is
definitely not on the Getty list of acceptable scanners though I've had
many sales through Alamy from this including double page spreads.

I don't have enough technical knowledge to really have a view either
way. I just thought I'd raise it as a discussion point in the hope of
learning more.

Regards,
Ian Murray

__._,_.___
----------------------------------------------------------------------
   Courtesy of The STOCKPHOTO Network - http://www.stockphoto.net/
  Posting Rules - http://www.stockphoto.net/Subscriptions.php#rules
    STOCKPHOTO Archives - http://www.stockphoto.net/Archives.php
     STOCKPHOTO Bookstore - http://www.stockphoto.net/bookstore/
----------------------------------------------------------------------
Recent Activity
Visit Your Group
New Message Search

Find the message you want faster. Visit your group to try out the improved message search.

.

__,_._,___
Reply all
Reply to author
Forward
0 new messages