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 jerwin
16 Jan 2019, 14:54
Forum: HELP
Topic: digitizing antique magazines
Replies: 6
Views: 1245

Re: digitizing antique magazines

I do have a piece of acryllic that I can use to flatten the pages.. Is there such a thing as an anti glare coating that I could apply?
by jerwin
15 Jan 2019, 18:48
Forum: HELP
Topic: digitizing antique magazines
Replies: 6
Views: 1245

Re: digitizing antique magazines

For a small book (which is already well scanned, and shelved in many an electronic archive, but it's the only out of copyrigt book I could find at such short notice). As photographed: Screen Shot 150.jpg As processed Screen Shot 151.jpg The problem is that this scanning software so far as I'm aware,...
by jerwin
14 Jan 2019, 19:53
Forum: HELP
Topic: digitizing antique magazines
Replies: 6
Views: 1245

digitizing antique magazines

I've been wanting to digitize my collection of antique french pattern magazines from the 1890s. Each page is 280mm x 385mm, so they will not fit on an ordinary letter sized flat bed scanner. Several issues come with tissue patterns. Some runs are loose, and other runs come bound in large books. I ha...