How to scan a photographs.
Following step by step scanning instructions are optimized for scanning of regular color photographs scanned by the flatbed scanner using a simple graphics software to process an image. Please follow steps for the best result!
Set the scanner to: color 75 DPI
Photographs, regular, color, glossy, size 4" x 6"
|Main image of property 360 x 240 pix. (3:2)||Image of feature 240 x 160 pix. (3:2)|
|1 - scan||1 - scan|
|2 - crop to size 450 x 300 pixels||2 - crop to size 450 x 300 pixels|
|3 - resized to 360 x 240 pixels||3 - resized to 240 x 160 pixels|
|4 - adjust gamma (+) if dark, (-) if light||4 - adjust gamma (+) if dark, (-) if light|
|5 - repeat gamma correction for best result||5 - repeat gamma correction for best result|
|6 - sharpen (if blur or unsharp)||6 - sharpen (if blur or unsharp)|
|7 - repeat sharpening for best result||7 - repeat sharpening for best result|
|8 - "save as" .jpg file, compress 50%||8 - "save as" .jpg file, compress 50%|
|image "name.jpg", size 360 x 240 pixels|
approx. memory size 20KB
|image "name.jpg", size 240 x 160 pixels|
approx. memory size 10KB
|If you are using a digital camera, please use the same instuctions
from step #3. The digital camera usually make an image 640 x 480 pixels,
and uncopressed .jpg file.|
The size of image and .jpg file must be reduced.
Note: Use only lower case letters for the file name and file extension!
|The size of file of image is essential. Bigger file than the program expected will not be uploaded to your site. This limitation protect the quality of your site!|
Any logos and / or personal photographs will be installed by our company only (free of charge). Send your company logo or a personal photographs to us by mail or e-mail, to processing and installing to your site.
If you don't have access to the scanner, please send picture to us, we help!
Service - Scanning & processing of one picture: CAN $ 10.00 (GST incl.) US $ 7.00
Address: BraCan Co.Inc., P.O.Box 78016, 6655-178 Street, Edmonton, Ab, T5T 6A1 Canada.
Scanning order must be accompanied by the full payment.
If you have any problem with uploading of image please call:
Bracan Co.Inc., Phone: (780) 892-4765.