20. March 2020


We are here for you!

Dear customers,

The current situation is exceptional for all of us and many things are not as they are used to be. In this special times, we would like to give you safety regarding SilverFast at least. We would like to inform you that LaserSoft Imaging has taken all necessary measures to continue providing its best customer service – regardless of whether it is our expert advice, technical support, sales or shipping.

Your health and the health of our employees come first. We would like to politely ask you to be careful and of course we have also taken care for our employees to protect their health.

Stay healthy!

Your team LaserSoft Imaging


24. February 2020


PhotoKlassik Academy – Scanning and Hybrid Processing

One-day workshop on Saturday February 29th in Bad Nauheim, Germany. This PhotoKlassik Academy workshop "Hybrid Processing" is aimed at photographers who want to digitally process analog film material or who want to convert digitally captured images into analog negatives or positives. The strategies for long-term digital archiving of analog image materials will also be covered.

Content of the workshop – theory and practice – 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Overview of different scanner types and software
  • Digitization using a digital camera
  • Scanning with specialized film scanners (Plustek small picture and middle format, Heidelberg drum scanner)
  • File formats for negatives, slides, b/w and color films and glass plates
  • Resolution and color depth
  • Color management, ICC profiles and more
  • SilverFast and the HDRi RAW raw data concept
  • Organization, data backup and archiving
  • Post processing
  • Production of analog negatives from digital files
  • Pigment printing as an alternative to analog printing
More info on the workshop and subscription
here on (German)


29. January 2020


The most accurate scanner calibration ever!

ISO committee approves new target layouts for scanner calibration – Fogra confirms conformity of new Advanced Targets from LaserSoft Imaging.

A scanner calibration according to the IT8 standard is important for measuring the individual color vision behavior of a scanner and for creating a color profile for this device. With the revision of its standard, the ISO is responding to the new requirements that have arisen from digital printing. The "Advanced IT8 Targets" from LaserSoft Imaging according to ISO standard 12641-2 – with more measuring fields for more accuracy – are now available at an introductory price.

You can currently purchase the Advanced Targets with an introductory discount of 10% through our Online Store.

button_pdf_80x80 Read the complete press release here or find out more about our "Advanced Targets" on our website for scanner calibration.

Watch our introductory video now: