|WEVA NEWS MINUTE: Scan 30 Photos A Minute with Kodak's i1220
February 11, 2008
Las Vegas, NV - A countertop device that scans 30 photos per minute for producing lightening-quick photo montages? Its the new Kodak i1220 and it was a big hit in the WEVA Wedding Video Studio That Sells! pavilion exhibit at PMA 08 where videographers got a "first look" at outstanding new digital imaging products that have immediate crossover applications for professional wedding and event videography.
WEVA NEWS MINUTE producers Bruce Himmelblau and Sue Lawson captured the i1220 at work scaning photos tossed into its feeder all-at-once in a single batch.
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The KODAK i1220 Duplex Color Scanner with associated software, allows you to feed multiple-size photos (including ID type cards) for batch scanning, and automatically performs simple enhancements such as sharpening, color restoration and red-eye removal.
i1220 COLOR SCANNER FEATURES ALSO INCLUDE:
Auto Document Feeder (50 Page)
Color, Grayscale, Bi-tonal Scanning
Daily Duty Cycle: 1,500 Pages
Optical resolution: 600 dpi (i1210/i1220); 1200 dpi (A4 Flatbed Accessory)
Output Resolution: 75, 100, 150, 200, 240, 300, 400, 600 and 1200 dpi
Simultaneous output of bitonal and color images
Perfect Page with iThresholding for sharp, clean images without rescanning
Unique Tilt-and-Scan ability
Smart Touch for selection of scanning applications
Optional Tethered flatbed for scanning documents
ADDITIONAL ITEMS BUNDLED WITH THE i1220 INCLUDE:
ISIS and TWAIN Drivers
Lite Version of Kodak's (LVCS) Low Volume Capture Software
Nuance ScanSoft Omni Page 14
USB 2.0 Cable (Cable only no USB card is shipped)
Kodak recently conducted market research to test consumer demand for transferring hard copy photos to digital discs. The company found consumers definitively would value a service that would enable them to easily convert their shoeboxes of photos into DVDs, indicating an untapped market currently exists for providing this type of service.
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