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for: ‘February, 2012’

More Exhibits — FLA and MLA 2012

I can confirm that Creekside Digital will be exhibiting at the Florida Library Association 2012 Conference on April 19-20, 2012 in Orlando, FL, as well as the Maryland (and Delaware) Library Association 2012 Conference on May 10-11 in Ocean City, MD.  Our list of conference and trade show appearances is growing — stay tuned for …

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Creekside Digital to Exhibit at MARAC Spring 2012 Meeting

Creekside Digital will be exhibiting at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference Spring 2012 Meeting in Cape May, New Jersey.  The conference is April 12-14 and we will be exhibiting on Friday, April 13th from 8 AM until 5 PM.  Stop by and see us!

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Wow . . . check out the difference in resolution and dynamic range versus the "old versions" on these digitized glass plate negs from Smithsonian Gardens! Being digitized from negatives, it is necessary to essentially "digitally develop" each plate into an aesthetically pleasing positive image from the RAW negative master, which is at least partially a subjective process. This is much like a traditional photographer creating prints in an analog darkroom. ... See MoreSee Less

One of our mantras is "from the shelf to the public" and our recently completed digitization project of glass plate negatives in the Thomas Warren Sears collection of Smithsonian Gardens is a wonderful example of that. Shown here is just one of 3,284 plates that were digitized, with some examples of our "before" and "after" online versions. There is so much detail to explore in these beautiful plates, we invite you to take a look at the collections.si.edu site (search on "Thomas Warren Sears Archives of American Gardens").

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