Daniel Reetz, the founder of the DIY Book Scanner community, has recently started making videos of prototyping and shop tips. If you are tinkering with a book scanner (or any other project) in your home shop, these tips will come in handy. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCn0gq8 ... g_8K1nfInQ

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by emdiesse
17 May 2012, 12:13
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Pyrimage
Replies: 2
Views: 1607

Re: Pyrimage

Brill cheers, any ideas on the colour of the inside. Would a matt-white interior be more appropriate than a matt black interior so to throw light around... In fact, i'll just try the white first. Got a whole can of white primer somewhere, unless I used it all on patching up the rust patches on my ca...
by emdiesse
17 May 2012, 11:06
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: Pyrimage
Replies: 2
Views: 1607

Pyrimage

Hi there, I'm hoping to start digitising some of my books so I can read them on the run. I have been looking for something simple to capture each page of a book and then after a little post processing (very simply, only to crop out the parts of the picture that are not a part of the page) I can comb...
by emdiesse
18 Jul 2011, 12:09
Forum: R&D and New Technologies
Topic: Idea for a Crowdsourcing Booksharing network
Replies: 3
Views: 7245

Idea for a Crowdsourcing Booksharing network

I'd love to scan all my books into a digital format, especially to give me an excuse to purchase a kindle or similar. I see the advantages to ePub now after looking at the way pdf's are handled on the kindle. I just wish there was a way of scanning books, leaflets, documents and sharing the scanned ...
by emdiesse
18 Jul 2011, 11:25
Forum: HELP
Topic: ST suggestions and feature requests go here.
Replies: 61
Views: 46173

Re: ST suggestions and feature requests go here.

First off, Great program. I'm looking forward to the dewarping functionality I saw on vimeo :) Suggestion: Greenscreen for content selection When I use scan tailor I typically scan books placed on a board that is of a different colour to the pages themselves, when Scan Tailor searches for content on...