Plustek OpticFilm 8200i Ai Film Scanner

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    • 7200dpi
    • 48-Bit Color Depth
    • Integrated Infrared Dust/Scratch Removal
    • Built-In Color Calibration
    • Programmable 1-Touch Scan Buttons
    • Includes SilverFast Ai Studio 8

    The Plustek OpticFilm 8200i Ai Film Scanner converts all your 35mm negatives and mounted slides into digital files you can edit and view on the computer. The scanner uses a high resolution 7200dpi sensor with 48-bit color depth to capture all the detail from your originals. The scanner's built-in infrared channel provides dust and scratch removal. Additionally, the included IT 8 calibration slide ensures accurate color results the first time, reducing the need for repeated scans or extensive post processing color correction.

    The Plustek OpticFilm 8200i Ai Film Scanner converts is the ideal solution for professional photographers, shutterbugs and graphic designers.

    7200 dpi resolution

    3.6 Dynamic Range

    48 bit color depth

    SilverFast SE Plus bundled

    Win & Mac

    A complete solution for 35 mm negative films and slides.

    Plustek OpticFilm 8200i Ai is a powerful scanner with 7200 dpi resolution. Its sharp optical system produces excellent detail in shadow areas and has a remarkable tonal range. The built-in infrared channel helps users remove dust and scratches on the original negatives and slides without additional post-processing. With the included IT 8 calibration slide, this powerful scanner consistently delivers accurate color and detail.

    The well-designed hardware features of the OpticFilm 8200i Ai combine perfectly with the professional scanner software, SilverFast Ai Studio *(1). SilverFast Multi-Exposure increases dynamic range, reduces noise, and increases picture details. SilverFastiSRD can save images from dust and scratches while optimizing images. SilverFast Auto IT8 Calibration color calibrates the scanner device in just 2 minutes.

    The Plustek OpticFilm 8200i Ai gets professional quality results from any photographic original. It is used by professional photographers, amateur photographers, graphic designers, image enthusiasts, and those who highly demand image quality on photo enlargements.

    *(1)What's the different between OF8200i SE and OF8200i Ai
        OF8200i SE - Bundle SilverFast SE Plus (MSRP 119 USD)
        OF8200i Ai - Bundle SilverFast Ai Studio (MSRP 299 USD) + IT8 Calibration Target (MSRP 59 USD)

    −   The precise color and detail creates extraordinary enlargements from films and Slides   −

    No need to press any buttons

    Superb Scanning Resolution

    This dedicated 35mm film scanner features true 7200 dpi optical resolution that ensures sharp and vivid images. Output files up to 68.9 megapixels are similar to those created by a full frame digital-SLR camera.
    You can create high-quality enlargement prints up to 36” x 24”.

    No need to press any buttons

    3.91 Dmax for smooth gradations and fine shadow detail

    Dynamic range is the range of recordable light from darkest to lightest on the exposed film that a scanner can read.
    With a dynamic range of up to 3.91 D, you will rediscover how beautiful and natural the highlights and shadows are in analog photography.

    No need to press any buttons

    Built-in ICC profile

    Color management is very important for input, output, and display devices in the digital imaging world. Color management ensures your scanned images look exactly the same when printed and displayed.
    The PlustekOpticFilm 8200i has built-in ICC profiles for different slide films including Kodachrome slides. Your scanned images will look just as good when they are printed as they did on your display when they were scanned.

    Flagship image software included

    Plustek OpticFilm 8200i Ai bundles the top-professional software version: SilverFast Ai Studio.

    For Example:

    • SilverFast HDRi The HDRi captures RAW data from the analog originals, including infrared channel into 64-bit color HDRi file or a 32-bit grey scan HDRi file. This function helps protect precious pictures against destruction and loss. Starting with 16-bit depth digital files gives the best chance of making the finest prints from the analog photography film.
    • 16-bit Histogram 16-bit Histogram is a graphic representation of statistical visuals that distributes the brightness value of a digital image and makes it as smooth as the original file without gaps as an 8-bit file.
    • Expert Mode Expert Mode gives more enhanced functionality and control tools for professional users when the image requires extra fine-tuning. More settings or protecting layers could be applied after enabling the Expert Mode.

    All in all, with the top-version SilverFast software, it helps make a difference to the scanning results and ensures to archive the film in an optimal way.

    Remark: The Expert Mode could be enabled by clicking on the small icon which is a doctor's hat as the button on each of the software features.

    Powerful Color Management System

    Using the IT8 calibration target insures that what you scan and what you see on-screen along with what you print are all the same

    Accurate color is the basis for those who want to make sure the colors are exactly as they want because one image might look different when it is viewed in a light booth, viewed on different monitors, or even printed on different printers. The color difference leads to confusion and feelings. Therefore, color management is an important topic for those who are very serious about their photography and artworks. Color management is the process of controlling the way colors are represented across various devices.

    OpticFilm 8200i Ai gives the best solution for calibrating the color and easy workflow. With the 35mm IT8 target and the auto IT8 calibration tool of SilverFast Ai Studio, color calibrates the film scanner in just two mouse click and 2 minutes. It can analyze the scanned file to characterize the specific color reading capabilities and compares the measuring table, which is built per under the ISO-Norm 12641, to a reference file associated with your color target. The difference between the two is mapped into and generates its unique color profile. The calibration and characterization of image devices help ensure that during the production process, an image is reproduced as accurately as possible.

    iSRD - a highly reliable and comprehensive solution for infrared-based dust and scratch removal.

    Use iSRD to auto-detect and remove dust and scratches from the image.

    Slides and negatives always have small dust particles and tiny scratches on them, even when handled very carefully. Removing them one-by-one takes a tremendous amount of time, since often hundreds or thousands of small defects (dust grains or lint) are found on the original image, which only becomes visible after digitization. PlustekOpticFilm has a reliable solution to this problem.

    The OpticFilm 8200i scanner has an infrared channel that finds all the the dust and scratches on the film surface. The infrared light has a very wide wave-length, which allows it to pass through film emulsion of negatives and slides without resistance, as opposed to scratches and dust particles that reflect it.

    iSRD utilizes this behavior as follows (Automatic)

    • Step 1: Use white light for regular RGB scan.
    • Step 2: Use infrared scan that captures defects like dust and scratches only.
    • Step 3: Maker the dust and scratch on image.
    • Step 4: Calculative dust and scratch removal takes effect, only where the infrared channel has detected any defects without losing any important details.

    In conclusion, OpticFilm 8200i Series can automatically remove the dust and scratches from the scanned image.

    Dust and scratches are removed during the scanning process, eliminating the need for post-process removal.

    Image Sensor CCD
    Light Source LED
    Hardware Resolution 7200 dpi
    Scan Modes Color: 48-bit input, 24/48-bit output
    Grayscale: 16-bit input, 8/16-bit output
    B/W: 1-bit
    Dynamic Range 3.6
    Scanning Speed 3600 dpi: Approx. 36 sec (Multi-Sampling ON)
    7200 dpi: Approx. 113 sec (Multi-Sampling ON)
    Scanning Area (W x L) 36.8 mm x 25.4 mm (1.45" x 1")
    Preview Speed Negative Film: Approx. 8 sec (Multi-Sampling ON)
    Positive Film: Approx. 8 sec (Multi-Sampling ON)
    Action Button IntelliScan, QuickScan
    Power Supply 15 Vdc / 1.0 A
    Interface USB 2.0
    Net Weight 1.6 Kgs (3.5 Lbs)
    Dimensions (W x D x H) 120 x 272 x 119 mm (4.73” x 10.7” x 4.7”)
    OS Windows 7/ 8/ 10/ 11
    Mac OS X 10.7.x/ 10.8.x/ 10.9.x/ 10.10.x/ 10.11.x/ 10.12.x/ 10.13.x/ 10.14.x/ 10.15.x/ 11.x/ 12.x
    Hardware Requirements Windows PC
    2 GHz Processor or faster
    2 GB RAM main memory (4 GB RAM recommended)
    10 GB free space on hard disk drive
    CD/ DVD drive or internet connection

    2 GHz Processor or faster (INTEL based processor, NO PowerPC )
    2 GB RAM main memory (4 GB RAM recommended)
    10 GB free space on hard disk drive
    DVD drive or internet connection
    Bundled Software Plustek QuickScan
    SilverFast SE Plus 8

    • Plustek OpticFilm 8200i Ai Film Scanner
    • SilverFast Ai Studio 8
    • Plustek QuickScan
    • NewSoft Presto PageManager 7.23
    • Carrying Case
    • Mounted Slides Tray
    • Negatives Tray
    • IT8 Calibration Slide
    • Power Adapter
    • USB Cable
    Limited 1-Year Warranty

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