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for: ‘May, 2011’

Pocahontas Times Goes Live and BetterLight Owners Conference

Greetings!  It seems like we skipped spring and went straight to summer here in Glen Arm.  Baltimore tied the record at 98 degrees yesterday, and today will be almost that warm. There’s a lot going on here.  We’re working on several larger microfilm scanning projects right now, with a lot of smaller microfilm and non-microfilm …

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The Upgrade to NextScan Lumintec

We upgraded to NextScan’s Lumintec lighting system yesterday. It uses LEDs (or more precisely, an array of strobed red LEDs) to illuminate the microfilm while it’s passing through the scanner rather than traditional halogen “hot lights.” Apparently, the CCD camera is more sensitive to the red wavelengths, and there are no IR emissions like you …

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Smithsonian Mass Digitization: National Museum of American History, National Numismatic CollectionMass Digitization of National Museum of American History - National Numismatic Collection coin collections View the collection here: americanhistory.... ... See MoreSee Less

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Smithsonian Mass DigitizationPssst! Have you noticed approximately 10,000 coins from our project with the National Numismatic Collection, National Museum of American History are already online? The entirety of the Josiah K. Lilly Jr. and Paul A. Straub collections have been digitized and are making their way online as we continue to digitize an additional 13,000 coins and medals from the Grand Duke Georgii Mikhailovich Collection. 🇺🇸💰#digitization #mondaymotivation ... See MoreSee Less

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