Scanning Glass Negatives
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Scanning Glass Negatives

Scanning Glass Negatives

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Harris Makerspace

Market Square

Preston

PR1 2PP

United Kingdom

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Session type: Drop in & free

Length of workshop: 2 hours

Age: Not suitable for young children as they are handling fragile items from the collection. Aged 16 years and upwards.

Essential skills: None

Desirable skills: Attention to detail

Attendees: Nothing required

Have a go at scanning some of our glass negatives. See the transformation from dark piece of glass to rich digital photograph as you safeguard images for the future and explore the collection. A computer and scanner are set up in the space and participants can have a go at scanning some glass plates from the Harris’ collection. They can learn about setting up the scanner, how to safely handle the plates, how to use Adobe Photoshop to improve the quality of the scanned images and what the best format to save them in.

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