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 harpmaster
01 Feb 2016, 17:02
Forum: Spreads and SpreadPi
Topic: spreads on lubuntu vmware
Replies: 3
Views: 22977

Re: spreads on lubuntu vmware

hello peterZ not yet, i am working on a good adjustment for the ixus 160 for coloured images. the vmware spreads was one of my experiments to get good pictures on a windows computer without a raspberry. i also tried TwoCamControl and the very new Pi Scan (raspberry) by duerig, very easy to use, but ...
by harpmaster
21 Jan 2016, 14:24
Forum: Programs, Software releases, and more.
Topic: Pi Scan -- Testers Needed
Replies: 18
Views: 7784

Re: Pi Scan -- Testers Needed

well, i have tried it today. to use it is very simply. the zoom has to be changed every time i started a new project and to shut down the raspberry after finishing a session i had to switch off the adapter. didn't find any shut down button. my images are very dark and for me there is no way to chang...
by harpmaster
20 Jan 2016, 15:17
Forum: Programs, Software releases, and more.
Topic: Pi Scan -- Testers Needed
Replies: 18
Views: 7784

Re: Pi Scan -- Testers Needed

looks very interesting. i will find time to test it this weekend. there is one question. if i don't want for the future use a raspberry and an extra sd-card, will you work for a linux-version to use it on a virtual machine to easy use it on a windows-os? would simplify the whole workflow, i think .....
by harpmaster
12 Jan 2016, 05:20
Forum: Programs, Software releases, and more.
Topic: TwoCamControl - fast two camera chdkptp photos (Windows)
Replies: 91
Views: 36758

Re: TwoCamControl - fast two camera chdkptp photos (Windows)

thank you duerig for information, but without changing the iso-settings my images are very dark and not to be used. i use 2 ixus 160 and tried to digitize my spanish course books but the results are really ugly. usually i destroy my books and scan them with a scansnap with extraordinary good results...
by harpmaster
12 Jan 2016, 05:11
Forum: Programs, Software releases, and more.
Topic: TwoCamControl - fast two camera chdkptp photos (Windows)
Replies: 91
Views: 36758

Re: TwoCamControl - fast two camera chdkptp photos (Windows)

well, dtic, now i understand your application. most of the settings have to be done in chdkptp and then i have to use your tool. thanks a lot!
by harpmaster
10 Jan 2016, 15:01
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Cameras for a business project
Replies: 30
Views: 16419

Re: Cameras for a business project

that is soooo pretty! when do you post the new photos of the scanner and the results of the shots? would be great!
by harpmaster
10 Jan 2016, 11:47
Forum: Programs, Software releases, and more.
Topic: TwoCamControl - fast two camera chdkptp photos (Windows)
Replies: 91
Views: 36758

Re: TwoCamControl - fast two camera chdkptp photos (Windows)

wow. that's really great and works out of the box on my system W7-64). i bought an archivist from there www.diybookscanner.eu (great guys) and therefore the cameras are prepared. maybe one suggestion i have. i miss the possibility to change the iso-adjustment. could you set it on your todo list? :-)...
by harpmaster
09 Jan 2016, 14:58
Forum: Spreads and SpreadPi
Topic: spreads on lubuntu vmware
Replies: 3
Views: 22977

spreads on lubuntu vmware

hi to all,

wanna say thank you for this great project and to all these guys working on it. i am quite proud to post a photo of my new spreads-lubuntu-virtual-computer ....

greetings