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  • ScanMaker 6800 The world’s first scanner with Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints Main Features • Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints For the first time ever, it is possible to reduce unwanted surface defects from your photographic prints, automatcally. • Image Registration Technology Unique Microtek technology which maintains perfect mechanical operation of the scanner during its life (see page 3). • Up to 2400 x 4800dpi Optical Resolution This extremely high resolution allows small areas of print or film to be magnified to retrieve large amounts of image detail. • True 48-bit Colour Resolution 48-bit colour produces detailed, vibrant results. Restore Your Photos While You Scan! • 5”x 4” TMA with FilmView The ScanMaker 6800 with integrated Digital ICE™ A 5”x 4” transparency adaptor enables positive and negative film technology for Photo Prints is the world’s first flatbed scanning. A FilmView lightlid allows film to be visually previewed. scanner designed to restore photos as it scans. Microtek has built Digital ICE™ technology into the hardware • FireWire and USB 2.0 Connections and software of the scanner allowing it to automatically FireWire and USB 2 both share very high speed credentials. map, identify and dramatically reduce unwanted surface Backward compatibility with USB 1.1 enables this scanner to defects on your photo scans. In just one step, the connect to most modern computers. A FireWire card is included for Windows. ScanMaker 6800 corrects most scratches, creases, tears and cracks commonly found on photo print surfaces, • Five Front Buttons for Mac & Windows while also removing dust and lint. Scan, Copy, Email, WWW and instant OCR support (see next page). Save Time And Money • Adobe Photoshop™ Elements Most people would not even attempt to correct Image Editing, OCR and Image database management are all damaged photos. Restoring them by hand would either included from Adobe (Photoshop Elements), Ulead and ABBYY. take many hours of painstaking work or the services of an expensive photo restoration bureau. Now with • Two Year Total Support the ScanMaker 6800, you can get amazing results in a Total Support offers 24 months FREE telephone support plus a fraction of the time. replacement scanner should the hardware fail in the 2 year period. For more information: For Germany please call 0049 (0)2065 987-180 or visit www.microtek.de For the United Kingdom please call 0044 (0)1327 844880 For all other countries please contact your local country distributor, Microtek Europe on 0031 (0)10242 5688 or email info@microtek.nl www.microtekeurope.com ScanMaker and ScanWizard 5 are registered trademarks of Microtek International Inc. All other Trademarks acknowledged. Information subject to change without notification. E & OE. SM6800 IS 2.0ee. © Microtek Europe 2003.
  • FilmView™ Transparency Preview The unique lid-top light system allows film and slides to be previewed prior to scanning. Sigma-Six Technology Sigma-Six technology combines six rows 1200dpi, 42-bit of CCDs (instead of three) to deliver high Five One-Touch Buttons resolution. 48-bit colour depth is combined with Microtek’s Dynamic Rendition Scan Captures high-resolution technology to deliver realistic results that images with outstanding quality are hard to match at this price. that can automatically be sent to an application for further processing. 2400dpi, 48-bit Original Image Copy Transform your scanner and printer into a colour copier! Make copies of your favourite photos or documents with the push of a button. ScanMaker 6800 Specifications Email Share memories with your Scan Area Sensor family and friends over the Internet. 216mm x 297mm (A4) - Reflective CCD with Sigma-Six technology 127mm x 101.6mm - Transparency Automatically scan, optimise and Light Source attach your images to a new Email Resolution Cold-Cathode Lamp message at the touch of a button. Optical: 2400 x 4800dpi Digital ICE™ operates up to 1200dpi Dimensions Interpolated: Windows: 65535dpi Mac: 32768dpi 500mm (L) x 290mm (W) x 115mm (H) OCR Scan directly into Microsoft® Weight Word® or other word processors. Bit Depth 4.7 kg Push this button to turn your True 48-bit colour documents into digital files for easy Environment editing. Interface Operating Temperature: Two IEEE 1394 Ports (FireWire) 50˚ F to 104˚ F USB 2.0 Port (Hi-Speed USB) Relative Humidity: 20% to 85% Scan to Web Share your digital images quickly and easily over the internet. This button automatically scans and uploads your images to a photo sharing site. In The Box Included Hardware • ScanMaker 6800 • Transparency Adaptor with FilmView™ System Requirements • FireWire cable • CD-ROM drive (for installing software) • FireWire PCI Card (Win 98/2000/Me/Xp) • Colour Display with 24-bit colour capability • USB 2 cable • 128MB RAM (256MB or more recommended to • Power Adaptor use Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints) • Windows - FireWire Pentium II PC or later with Firewire port or Included Software available PCI slot for installing supplied FireWire • Adobe® Photoshop Elements® (Mac & Win) • Adobe® Acrobat® Reader (Mac & Win) card, Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP . • ABBYY FineReader™ Sprint OCR (Mac & Win) • Macintosh - FireWire • Kodak Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints (Mac & Win) iMac, G3, G4, PowerBook with built-in Firewire • Kodak® Digital Science Colour Management (Mac & Win) support, Mac OS 9.x. Mac OS X 10.1.3 or • Microtek® ScanWizard® 5 (Mac & Win) higher. • Ulead PhotoExplorer (Mac & Win) • Panda Anti-virus Titanium 30-day Trial CD (Win) • Windows - USB* Pentium PC or later with USB (or USB 2.0) port or available PCI slot for installing a USB (or USB 2.0) card, Windows 98/98SE/2000/ME/XP . • Macintosh - USB* iMac, G3, G4, PowerBook with built-in USB support, Mac OS 8.6 to 9.x. Mac OS X 10.1.3 or higher. * Please note: USB 2.0 is a new high-speed USB standard which is backward compatible with USB 1.1. To achieve USB 2.0 throughput Microtek has won more awards and has a history of more scanning innovations than anyone else in the desktop scanner industry. speeds, a USB 2.0 supported system is required. For more information: For Germany please call 0049 (0)2065 987-180 or visit www.microtek.de For the United Kingdom please call 0044 (0)1327 844880 For all other countries please contact your local country distributor, Microtek Europe on 0031 (0)10242 5688 or email info@microtek.nl ScanMaker and ScanWizard 5 are registered trademarks of Microtek International Inc. All other Trademarks acknowledged. Information subject to change without notification. E & OE. SM6800 IS 2.0ee. © Microtek Europe 2003. www.microtekeurope.com
  • Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints How It Works defects on the scan. This is achieved Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints is a with Differential shadowing hardware and software solution technology and proprietary software from Kodak. The ScanMaker 6800 algorithms (see diagrams below has been specifically designed to and right). Where defects occur, meet the very high performance shadows (however small) are picked requirements of the ICE™ system. up by the ICE™ system. Digital ICE™ can be switched on or The second and final scan works off. When off the scanner operates with the defect map to produce an Original in the normal manner for both image, with the surface defects reflectives and transparencies. When removed/reduced. switched on, the system is able to operate on subsequent photographic prints when scanned (it does not The Results work with transparancies). It is important to note that results can vary and depends on the sever- In operation, instead of the usual ity of the defect(s) in the first place. single pass scan, two scans are You can expect noticeable correction performed when Digital ICE™ is of cracks, creases, scrtaches dust, Defect Map switched on. lint and minor tears that have ruined the originals. It does not correct The first scan is used by the ICE™ stains, mould, glue or discoloura- system to produce a defect map tion of photo prints, nor tears or rips of the area. This map identifies the where pieces of the photograph are precise location of the physical missing beyond recognition. Result Defect Image target Image Registration Technology Shadow As with most mechanical devices, parts can start to wear Glass our after extensive use. For scanners this can mean that the initial tight tolrances required for quality scanning can widen over time. If unchecked, image quality can suffer. Light source Light source Microtek has alleviated this issue with Image Restoration Defect Technology (US patent pending). A unique suite of Image target algorithms built into the scanner control and adjust scan Shadows Shadows head positioning and movement so that they are always precise and smooth. Glass In order for the Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints to deliver accurate, restored scans, it is essential that the scanner mechanics remain precise and smooth over long periods of Light source Light source time and use. For more information: For Germany please call 0049 (0)2065 987-180 or visit www.microtek.de For the United Kingdom please call 0044 (0)1327 844880 For all other countries please contact your local country distributor, Microtek Europe on 0031 (0)10242 5688 or email info@microtek.nl ScanMaker and ScanWizard 5 are registered trademarks of Microtek International Inc. All other Trademarks acknowledged. Information subject to change without notification. E & OE. SM6800 IS 2.0ee. © Microtek Europe 2003. www.microtekeurope.com
  • Frequently Asked Questions Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints 1 Can I use the ScanMaker 6800 without ICE™ for Photo Prints? Yes, you can turn Digital ICE™ on or off. When off, you 7 What resolutions can I scan with Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints? Although the ScanMaker 6800 allows Digital ICE™ can scan photos, magazines and reflective originals up scanning at resolutions up to 1200dpi, Microtek to A4 size plus transparencies up to 5 x 4” (127mm recommends 600dpi for your restoration scanning. With x 101.6mm) in the normal way. Optical Character this resolution setting, you will achieve a good balance Recognition and the five, one touch buttons can also be between quality and scanning speed (most inkjet printers used at this time. only need 200dpi for best-quality printing). As with all scanners, increasing your scanning resolution will increase both the file size and the time it takes to scan 2 Is Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints built-into your photo. the ScanMaker 6800 easy to use? 8 The ICE™ function is totally automatic. It is switched on How long does a scan with Digital ICE™ or off by checking the box labelled “Enable Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints take? for Photo Prints” in the ScanWizard 5 software. As with all scanners, the scan times vary with the size of your photos, your system specifications, and 3 Can I buy Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints the connection you use. Here are the results achieved software for my current scanner? with the ScanMaker 6800 connected to a Pentium 4 PC, 1.8GHz, 512MB RAM, running Windows XP Home No. The ScanMaker 6800 has been specifically designed Edition. We scanned a 4” x 6” (101.6 x 152mm) photo to incorporate the hardware and software required for the into Photoshop Elements using ScanWizard 5 with a ICE™ system. This is not possible with other scanners. FireWire interface (having installed the FireWire card included with the scanner). 4 Does Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints work with damaged negatives and slides? Resolution 24-bit RGB Without Digital ICE With Digital ICE for No, this solution is designed to work with continuous- for Photo Prints Photo Prints tone reflective material such as photographs. It is not designed to work with negatives, transparencies, and 300 dpi 0:16 3:28 printed material, like magazines, books and newspapers. 600 dpi 0:26 3:34 1200 dpi 0:44 3:56 5 Will Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints be Please remember that scan times with Digital ICE™ for effective with warped, wrinkled or bent Photo Prints are significantly increased by the two-pass photos? system needed to generate the defect map used in the To achieve the best results when using Digital ICE™ for restoration process, but the resulting restored images Photo Prints, it is recommended to have your photos will save you countless hours spent retouching photos. be as flat as possible on the scan bed. A white mat is included to help achieve this. If required you can weigh down severly bent material by placing a suitable weight on the mat, over the point where the original has been placed on the scan bed. 6 How much memory will I need when using Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints? The Digital ICE™ for Photo Prints function requires more memory for processing than normal scanning. Microtek recommends 128MB of available RAM for ScanWizard 5 when performing normal scanning and 256MB of free RAM or more for scanning with Digital ICE™ function. For Macintosh users, a virtual memory setting of 900MB may also be required. For more information: For Germany please call 0049 (0)2065 987-180 or visit www.microtek.de For the United Kingdom please call 0044 (0)1327 844880 For all other countries please contact your local country distributor, Microtek Europe on 0031 (0)10242 5688 or email info@microtek.nl ScanMaker and ScanWizard 5 are registered trademarks of Microtek International Inc. All other Trademarks acknowledged. Information subject to change without notification. E & OE. SM6800 IS 2.0ee. © Microtek Europe 2003. www.microtekeurope.com