[Coco] [Rainbow on Disc] scanned vs. camera attempt 2

Michael Wayne Harwood michael at musicheadproductions.org
Sun Apr 30 11:03:24 EDT 2006


michael Harwood

> On Sunday 30 April 2006 10:46, Michael Wayne Harwood wrote:
>>Hey all,
>>I received an email offlist scolding me for trying to curtail open
>>discussion - that's not my goal at all!  I just want to make sure that
>>whatever other opinions and discussion is going on I get a good
>>understanding of where the community is on this issue, whatever else
>> they also may think...  I am looking for very specific feedback on
>> this particular file, but I am not saying "do not say anything else".
>>That being said...
>>I spent some time yesterday Gimp'ing the camera images Greg provided
>> me and have come up with another .djvu file for you to peruse.  I
>> focused on operations that can be easily scripted and automatically
>> applied to a batch of images.  The Gimp operations used were an
>> automatic ajustment of the color levels, an increase of brightness by
>> 20, and an increase in contrast by 50.
>>I included OCR in this sample.  The orginal images are approximately
>>150dpi, and the OCR reflects that, although the OCR was not as
>> terrible as I had orginally feared it would be.
>>The .djvu file is saved in such a way that there is not foreground
>> layer. This is intentional and has made a huge increase in visual
>> quality.
>>So please accept my apology for the slow link from my web server (768
>>upstream) and tell me the following about the link below:
>>1. This camera .djvu file is as good as the scanned .djvu file in
>> picture quality and I would be happy with either one.
>>2. This camera .djvu file is not as good as the scanned .djvu file in
>>picture quality, but for the sake of getting the project done sooner I
>>would find this acceptible.
>>3. This camera .djvu file is not as good as the scanned .djvu file in
>>picture quality, and I would rather wait for the scanned in version.
> It looks as if I'm going to have to find this package for my linux box.
> Where might I find a viewer for these .djvu files?
>>Michael Harwood
> --
> Cheers, Gene
> People having trouble with vz bouncing email to me should add the word
> 'online' between the 'verizon', and the dot which bypasses vz's
> stupid bounce rules.  I do use spamassassin too. :-)
> Yahoo.com and AOL/TW attorneys please note, additions to the above
> message by Gene Heskett are:
> Copyright 2006 by Maurice Eugene Heskett, all rights reserved.
> --
> Coco mailing list
> Coco at maltedmedia.com
> http://five.pairlist.net/mailman/listinfo/coco

"The best place to be is here,
 the best time to be is now."
             -- Bill and Ted

More information about the Coco mailing list