[Tig] Premature Death of SR

Bob Friesenhahn bfriesen at simple.dallas.tx.us
Tue Mar 22 17:39:16 GMT 2011


On Tue, 22 Mar 2011, trovak at comcast.net wrote:

> Today's scanners are excellent, but someday when some new scanner comes out, if you own old films
> you will re-scan,,, That's why it's called investing.
> Just because today's scanners are great, does not mean they won't be improved in the future.

On the flip-side, it may be that today's scanners are the pinnacle of 
scanner design (from a quality standpoint) and that the rapid 
transition to digital capture removes the investment necessary for 
further improvement.  We already saw this happen with still-photo 
scanners.

Bob
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Bob Friesenhahn
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