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 L.Willms
22 Nov 2018, 14:09
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Do cameras with manual mode minimize/eliminate need for remote software?
Replies: 16
Views: 4414

Re: Do cameras with manual mode minimize/eliminate need for remote software?

Do you then have a process to automatically rotate the images so they are all right side up? I think that Scan Tailor does that. Nevertheless I use the image viewer PMView for this task. It is not free but with built in threading i.e. multitasking and 64-bit application, it can be very fast. I use ...
by L.Willms
03 Sep 2018, 02:59
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Do cameras with manual mode minimize/eliminate need for remote software?
Replies: 16
Views: 4414

Re: Do cameras with manual mode minimize/eliminate need for remote software?

If you had two cameras & stored the photos on an SD card or whatever, is there software available for a PC that would still interleave them together after you transfer them to the computer? I use the freecommander , the split window (dual panel) alternative to the Windows Explorer, one of the succe...
by L.Willms
03 Sep 2018, 02:20
Forum: Cameras and Electronics
Topic: Dire camera situation 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 13326

Re: Dire camera situation 2017

duerig wrote:
29 Aug 2018, 11:35
ELPH 180 cameras are now supported by CHDK.
What is Canon's name for the "ELPH 180" beyond the USA?

Ah, found it in the forum discussion linked to by Duerig: Ixus 175
by L.Willms
17 Jul 2018, 06:02
Forum: Programs, Software releases, and more.
Topic: Scanning/processing on Android phone/tablet
Replies: 8
Views: 3612

Re: Scanning/processing on Android phone/tablet

I don't want to discourage the bookscanner, but I had recently seen a software by Adobe for this. How does that compare to yours?
by L.Willms
17 Jul 2018, 05:59
Forum: Scan Tailor
Topic: Scan Tailor Advanced
Replies: 90
Views: 24458

Re: Scan Tailor Advanced

I really appreciated your work and efforts, and want to express my thanks to you. Use the donate link below: you needn't a paypal account, just click the continue link at the page bottom. I don't touch Paypal even with a 10 foot pole. And from one mini-minor release to the next (14 to 15), one can't...
by L.Willms
16 Jul 2018, 07:12
Forum: Scan Tailor
Topic: Scan Tailor Advanced
Replies: 90
Views: 24458

Re: Scan Tailor Advanced

A new update with new features, fixes and improvements has been released. And from one mini-minor release to the next (14 to 15), one can't use the little update to continue to work on current projects: "The project file is incompatible with the current application version". Please add a feature th...
by L.Willms
16 Jul 2018, 05:19
Forum: Scan Tailor
Topic: Scan Tailor Advanced
Replies: 90
Views: 24458

Re: Scan Tailor Advanced

I wonder where this version of Scan Tailor Advanced stores its config? The previous version were simply unpacked into a subfolder of UTIL, and kept the config in a subdirectory CONFIG. The "scantailor.ini" of 10.0.14 is located not only in the "config\scantailor" subdirectory of the program directo...
by L.Willms
16 Jul 2018, 02:54
Forum: Scan Tailor
Topic: Scan Tailor Advanced
Replies: 90
Views: 24458

Re: Scan Tailor Advanced

I wonder where this version of Scan Tailor Advanced stores its config? The previous version were simply unpacked into a subfolder of UTIL, and kept the config in a subdirectory CONFIG. The "scantailor.ini" of 10.0.14 is located not only in the "config\scantailor" subdirectory of the program directo...
by L.Willms
15 Jul 2018, 07:24
Forum: HELP
Topic: Flattening a wrinkled page
Replies: 5
Views: 3922

Re: Flattening a wrinkled page

Jerry7171 wrote:
14 Jul 2018, 08:53
How can I flatten this document in this photo? It is a bit wrinkled and I'm at a loss.
You could put it under a sheet of glass, or you could try to iron it, but not hot.

Or fold the folds or creases in reverse direction, but doing it gently.
by L.Willms
15 Jul 2018, 07:22
Forum: Scan Tailor
Topic: Scan Tailor Advanced
Replies: 90
Views: 24458

Re: Scan Tailor Advanced

A new update with new features, fixes and improvements has been released. It is an installer this time. Now I wonder where this version of Scan Tailor Advanced stores its config? The previous version were simply unpacked into a subfolder of UTIL, and kept the config in a subdirectory CONFIG. Also i...