VueScan 8.3.75 is much faster with CPU-intensive scanning tasks, such as removing dust from slides, descreening, and restoring colors. Modern film scanners can produce hundreds of GBytes of scan data, so any speed improvements are very noticeable.
Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) October 24, 2006
Hamrick Software, the developer of VueScan, the world's most widely used scanning software, has released a Universal Binary (Intel and PowerPC) version for Apple's Mac OS X. This is up to three times faster for many operations.
"Many customers asked me for a Universal Binary version of VueScan,and this latest release runs really well on both Intel and PowerPCMacs" noted Ed Hamrick, President of Hamrick Software.
"VueScan 8.3.75 is much faster with CPU-intensive scanning tasks, such as removing dust from slides, descreening, and restoring colors. Modern film scanners can produce hundreds of GBytes of scan data, so any speed improvements are very noticeable."
VueScan is available for Mac OS X, Windows and Linux. VueScan offers options for scanning faded slides and prints and automatically adjusts images to optimum color balance that reduces the need to manually do this in Photoshop.
It includes built-in IT8 color calibration of scanners, producing colors that look true to life, batch scanning and other advanced and powerful scanning and productivity features, including PDF output.
For a detailed listing of VueScan features, see: http://www.hamrick.com/abo.html.
VueScan is available in two editions, Standard Edition ($49.95 USD) and Professional Edition ($89.95). The Professional Edition adds unlimited free upgrades, advanced IT8 color calibration and support for raw scan files.
Multi-user licenses are available. A fully functional, trial copy of VueScan can be downloaded from http://www.hamrick.com/.
Based in Phoenix, AZ, Hamrick Software was founded in 1991. Its first product was VuePrint, an easy to use JPEG viewer for Windows that for many years was the recommended image viewer for AOL, with more than 100,000 users. In 1998, the company first released VueScan, a program for scanning with flatbed and film scanners, there are now more than 130,000 users all over the world.
For more information, contact:
4025 E. Chandler Blvd., Suite 70-F16
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Phone: (480) 282-8032