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How to digitize 35mm negatives

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Step 10: Try different light sources

There are two basic methods for illumination

1. Natural sunlight.

You may work outside , set the camera for sun illumination and aim the device towards a white wall.
It works very well for colour negatives.

2. A lamp source

Use a filament lamp combined with an opaque screen, Set the camera for lamp illumination.
I use two different slide projectors I have.
 
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e5frog2 years ago
Cleaning the table was perhaps not the thing I thought about as much as setting focus to something in the picture. ;-)
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