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 DanE
31 Dec 2013, 05:10
Forum: Book Scan Wizard
Topic: Problem with LRImages
Replies: 7
Views: 8825

Problem with LRImages

On my second book, I'm now having a problem with LRImages after having zero problems with the first one. In the left folder I have files running from IMG_0796 to IMG_0988 with a few skipped numbers. In the r folder I have IMG_0490 to IMG_0681. In the preview, BSW is ignoring some of the page images....
by DanE
23 Dec 2013, 03:36
Forum: Scanners and Build Threads
Topic: My Experience Building Dan Reetz's DIY Scanner
Replies: 2
Views: 4255

My Experience Building Dan Reetz's DIY Scanner

I've just finished assembling the DIY Book Scanner and thought that my experience might interest others. While I was waiting for the kit, I gave a lot of thought to the selection of cameras and considered a number of point-and-shoot models. There were some pretty attractive prices available in the l...
by DanE
18 Dec 2013, 16:36
Forum: Book Scan Wizard
Topic: Release of Book Scan Wizard 2.0.1
Replies: 2
Views: 8177

Re: Release of Book Scan Wizard 2.0.1

Hi Steve,

I started to post a question but I see the answer in the updated command help screen.

Thanks for all your effort,
Dan
by DanE
20 Nov 2013, 03:01
Forum: Book Scan Wizard
Topic: Two newcomer problems
Replies: 30
Views: 25698

Re: Two newcomer problems

Great! Thanks.
by DanE
19 Nov 2013, 13:10
Forum: Book Scan Wizard
Topic: Two newcomer problems
Replies: 30
Views: 25698

Re: Two newcomer problems

You are absolutely right about the 2 page view having been enabled. I apologize for not having recognized it. If you have a way to set the default view to single-page when creating the pdf that might be best. I use the 2 page view so rarely that it causes much for inconvenience that benefit to me. T...
by DanE
19 Nov 2013, 12:30
Forum: Book Scan Wizard
Topic: Two newcomer problems
Replies: 30
Views: 25698

Re: Two newcomer problems

I guess I'd better take another look at mine. I had tried choosing single page scrolling from the toolbar. I thought that would do it but maybe not.
by DanE
19 Nov 2013, 01:12
Forum: Book Scan Wizard
Topic: Two newcomer problems
Replies: 30
Views: 25698

Re: Two newcomer problems

Yes, but it should look like the attached. I've extracted the first 25 pages because the whole thing is apparently too big to upload, being 17 meg.
by DanE
18 Nov 2013, 23:59
Forum: Book Scan Wizard
Topic: Two newcomer problems
Replies: 30
Views: 25698

Re: Two newcomer problems

I took the original PDF and exported color png's The output directory was empty I got the same result (or lack thereof) again This is the script I used. Perhaps I messed it up somehow? # Book Scan Wizard Script # http://bookscanwizard.sourceforge.net # /Users/essin/BookScanWork # *** Load Files *** ...
by DanE
18 Nov 2013, 18:57
Forum: Book Scan Wizard
Topic: Two newcomer problems
Replies: 30
Views: 25698

Re: Two newcomer problems

Hi Steve,

I'm familiar with those settings. The really has 1 left and 1 right image per pdf page.
by DanE
18 Nov 2013, 17:47
Forum: Book Scan Wizard
Topic: Two newcomer problems
Replies: 30
Views: 25698

Re: Two newcomer problems

Hi Steve, I've setup 6a Using the pdf as input with the facing pages as source, set the crops, everything previews correctly - a left, then a right, then a left - just what I want, then submit, no exceptions but the generated pdf looks just like the source with 2 facing images per page. same result ...