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This is a place for you to post your own ideas, suggestions, and desires regarding ASIFA Portland. If you have an event you’d like us to host, a speaker you’d like us to bring around, or any other thoughts, please post here!

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  • Matthew Dan started the forum topic Help with Selecting a Scanner! in the group ASIFA Feedback:   3 years, 4 months ago · View

    Alright, so I am currently looking to buy a new scanner to scan in my drawings for my hand drawn animation. I want to be able to scan in and vectorize my drawings, at a fairly fast pace. I’ve been thinking of buying a sheet-fed scanner like this one:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16838309002 Does anyone have any suggestions? I’ve [...]

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      Mike A. Smith · 3 years, 4 months ago

      I don’t know which model is best, but having spent what felt like a million hours on a traditional scanner with a peg bar taped to it, I’d definitely vote for a sheet-fed scanner.

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        Matthew Dan · 3 years, 4 months ago

        That was my logic. I think I’ll experiment with a sheet fed and see what comes of it.
        Do you vectorize your images and color them afterward? What’s your process? What software do you use? I’m curious.

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          Mike A. Smith · 3 years, 4 months ago

          When scanning, I’d just clean each drawing as a bitmap in Photoshop, then composite with After Effects. These days I’m going paperless, drawing w/ a Wacom tablet directly into Toon Boom. So far so good.

  • Temris Ridge started the forum topic Questionnaire opportunity in the group ASIFA Feedback:   3 years, 5 months ago · View

    I would like to inform everyone that on our Nov. 20th event, there will be a questionnaire that we would appreciate if everyone could participate in! So think about what kinds of things you might like to see happen in 2011, things you might like changed about ASIFA, or things you want to be sure [...]

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