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slide scanner

A scanner that is specialized for scanning 35mm slides and film negatives. The slide or film is inserted into a single slot in the machine or into a tray, which is inserted. Many flatbed scanners are also able to scan slides. See scanner and transparency adapter.


Slide Scanner
This Minolta DiMAGE 5400 scanner provides an optical resolution of 5,400 dpi for professional scans of multiple 35mm slides and film transparencies. (Image courtesy of Minolta Corporation.)
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Collibio enables us to present digital slides from multiple digital slide scanners from one seamless interface.
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Contract award notice: Axio scan z1 linear pol slide scanner.
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Although storage costs have significantly decreased, the typical price of a slide scanner has not.