VueScan From Hamrick Software Adds Full Support for 30 Film Scanners From Pacific Image Electronics

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Hamrick Software, the developer of VueScan - the world’s most widely used scanning software - has released its latest version which has support for all film scanners from Pacific Image Electronics, including PIE’s latest scanner – the PowerFilm.

VueScan from Hamrick Software

"These are the most advanced film scanners made today, and VueScan now supports all of their advanced features on all versions of Windows, Mac OS X and Linux." says Ed Hamrick, President of Hamrick Software

Hamrick Software, the developer of VueScan - the world’s most widely used scanning software - has released its latest version which has support for all film scanners from Pacific Image Electronics, including PIE’s latest scanner – the PowerFilm.

The PowerFilm is an affordable scanner with unique batch scanning capabilities. It allows users to quickly scan large quantities of 35mm filmstrips with a high resolution of 24M. The PowerFilm, is fast and efficient, it has high speed scanning at 24 second / frame @6MP resolution. Using this fast 6M setting the digital output is high enough quality to make 300 dpi prints at 10.0 x 6.7 inches (25.4 x 16.9 cm) in size.

Compared to flatbed photo scanners and single filmstrip scanners, the PowerFilm saves time and effort. Users can literally walk away as it scans up to 10 filmstrips unattended. A compact scanner, it is designed for home use but with high end quality results. The 24 MP image quality is comparable to high-end DSLR camera, and w ith 24M resolution you can output a print size of 20.0 x 13.3 inches (50.8 x 33.9 cm) at 300 dpi.

Ed Hamrick, President of Hamrick Software, says, “We support more than 6000 different models of scanners, and I am very impressed by the PIE scanners. These are the most advanced film scanners made today, and VueScan now supports all of their advanced features on all versions of Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.”

Eric Wu, Sales Director of Pacific Image Electronics, says, “VueScan is widely acknowledged as being the most popular 3rd party scanning utility. We are delighted to be working with Hamrick Software, and our customers can enjoy the full range of scanning options that VueScan provides.”

With the full support for of 30 film scanners from Pacific Image Electronics, VueScan now supports over 6000 scanners from 42 manufacturers.

About VueScan:

VueScan supports over 6000 scanners from 42 manufacturers in a combination of 3 operating systems - Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. VueScan offers a range of advanced features for document, photo and film scanning. Most importantly, you can 'Try before you buy' as a full version of VueScan can be downloaded and tested for free.

VueScan is targeted for all levels of users and has 3 modes to work in - Basic, Standard and Professional. It offers an easy to use one-stop ‘Scan’ button which will scan with all the settings done automatically.

VueScan also offers a full range of advanced features; including batch scanning and multi-page PDF output, options for scanning faded slides and prints (and automatically adjusting images to optimum color balance that reduces the need to manually do it in Photoshop). VueScan also includes built-in IT8 color calibration of scanners, producing colors that look true to life, and other advanced and powerful scanning and productivity features.

Availability and support:

VueScan is available in two editions, Standard Edition ($29.95 USD) and Professional Edition ($79.95). Both licenses are for life and support up to 4 computers, but the Professional Edition adds unlimited free upgrades, support for film scanning and advanced features.

A fully functional, trial copy of VueScan can be downloaded from http://www.hamrick.com/.

Multi-user licenses are available.
Upgrades are released regularly, and technical support is available online.

About Pacific Image

Pacific Image Electronics specializes in digital imaging products, accessories and film scanners for consumer and professional photographers, the photographic laboratory industry and for biomedical applications. The company’s innovative products consistently break performance/price barriers by providing professional-level quality and features at a more affordable price.

For additional information, please contact
Pacific Image Electronics Inc.,
1367 Van Ness Way, Ste. # 612,
Torrance, CA 90501.
Phone: 310/618-8100.
Fax: 310/618-8200.
Email: sales_us(at)scanace.com
http://www.scanace.com

About Hamrick Software:

‎Based in Miami, Florida, 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 650,000 users all over the world with VueScan supporting over 6000 scanners.

For more information, contact:
Hamrick Software
16850 Collins Ave Suite 112-711
Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160

Media enquiries, contact: beverley(at)hamrick.com

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