[Tig] Premature Death of SR

trovak at comcast.net trovak at comcast.net
Tue Mar 22 17:55:20 GMT 2011

That's also true. How much more development will depend on how much there will be a need. 

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Bob Friesenhahn" <bfriesen at simple.dallas.tx.us> 
To: trovak at comcast.net 
Cc: "tig" <tig at colorist.org> 
Sent: Tuesday, March 22, 2011 12:39:16 PM 
Subject: Re: [Tig] Premature Death of SR 

On Tue, 22 Mar 2011, trovak at comcast.net wrote: 

> Today's scanners are excellent, but someday when some new scanner comes out, if you own old films 
> you will re-scan,,, That's why it's called investing. 
> Just because today's scanners are great, does not mean they won't be improved in the future. 

On the flip-side, it may be that today's scanners are the pinnacle of 
scanner design (from a quality standpoint) and that the rapid 
transition to digital capture removes the investment necessary for 
further improvement. We already saw this happen with still-photo 

Bob Friesenhahn 
bfriesen at simple.dallas.tx.us, http://www.simplesystems.org/users/bfriesen/ 
GraphicsMagick Maintainer, http://www.GraphicsMagick.org/ 

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