MOTION PICTURE FILM SCANNING SYSTEM
Features | Specifications
Telecine is Dead! Moore's law in computing performance and storage capacity has made the traditional telecine model obsolete.
Fast. Easy. Flawless. Affordable.
Unlike traditional telecines and real-time scanners, the
allows minimally-trained operators to convert film directly into digital form at speeds of up to 30 fps. Image and soundtrack are simultaneously converted to multiple formats including QuickTime ProRes (UHD/HD), DPX, or TIFF — ScanStation Personal all in a single pass without the need for time-consuming post-processing!
With its many options, the is designed to be tailored to your individual requirements and budget. ScanStation Personal
resolution for 35mm, 2K for 16mm, and 1K for 8mm 5K Up to
simultaneous image scanning and soundtrack reading directly to HD ProRes, DPX or TIFF 30 fps
2D optical pin-registration (no edge-guiding) 35mm, 16mm, Super 16mm, 8mm, Super 8mm, 28mm, 17.5mm, and 9.5mm film gate options
Optical and magnetic soundtrack reader options featuring:
Simultaneous image scanning and soundtrack reading
Synchronized image and audio output direct to ProRes (no post-processing and no third-party tools required)
Read soundtrack at any speed (no requirement to read in real-time)
Optical: variable area or density soundtracks
Magnetic: commag or sepmag rolls (no need for separate magnetic soundtrack reading equipment)
Diffuse light source for optical scratch and fingerprint reduction
Fully motorized auto-focus eliminates manual focus guesswork.
Some competing scanners offer only manual focus which does not allow for optimal focus at 4K resolution.
All-chrome film path option
KeyKode reader option
On-the-fly color and dye fade correction
Cool LED light source protects film from heat damage
Seamless and easy integration with popular restoration systems including support for a secondary (reference) monitor and popular color grading panels
Intelligent Noise Reduction (INR) option dramatically reduces noise in high density negative and print film. NEW!
Video type not supported.
Power requirements similar to a standard PC workstation
Operates in normal office environment (no special cooling required)
Automatically adjusts for shrunken film and soundtrack aperture position
Safe handling for warped and spliced film (no pre-inspection required)
Meticulously calibrated, aligned and tested at the factory.
Full one year warranty (parts and labor)
Extended warranty available
Includes host computer pre-configured and ready-to-use with MS Windows and Lasergraphics Motion Picture Film Scanning System software featuring:
Full transport and scanning control
Adjustable horizontal and vertical framing with
visual selection of scan area Aperture and shading correction
Automatic or manual DMin calibration
Fast interactive gray balance and base calibration
Shuttling from 1 to 100 frames/second (200 frames/second for 16mm) with image preview and KeyKode recognition.
Selectable imaging speed from 1 to 15 frames/second
KeyKode-based job management
Multiple simultaneous output resolutions and data formats including DPX and all popular QuickTime codecs.
Fast HD QuickTime Dailies
Per-clip color correction
RollView ™ with thumbnail preview and automatic clip/splice detection at up to 100 frames/second (200 frames/second for 16mm).
Resolution 35mm 5K 5K
Resolution 16mm 5K 2.5K
Resolution 8mm 5K 1.2K
Automatic optical zoom Included Not available
Max scanning speed (fps) 60 30
Film format options 8mm, Super 8mm, 9.5mm, 16mm, Super 16mm, 17.5mm, 28mm, 35mm, 65/70mm (5-perf) 8mm, Super 8mm, 9.5mm, 16mm, Super 16mm, 17.5mm, 28mm, 35mm
Film gates for severely warped film Optional No
Film transport Sprocketless Sprocketless
Host computer Included Included
All-chrome film path Included Optional
Optical sound reader Included Optional
Magnetic sound reader Optional Optional
KeyKode reader Optional Optional
Free standing Yes No
Built-in editing table Included Not available
Automatic Failed Splice Recovery Included Optional
Generate ProRes and DPX without postprocessing Yes Yes
Tradeup program Yes Yes