Nikon scan for mac mountain lion

The Nikon software for the older scanners hasn't been updated for years. The older Windows OS are actually a better choice for use on the control station.

Compatibility of Nikon software with Mac OS Mountain Lion - Nikon Rumors

I went with VueScan Professional mainly for the free upgrades for life and have been pleased with the results. Last time I tried, Nikon Scan 4. I haven't tried it under snow leopard yet.

I have a LSED but it sounds like you were using the same software. Originally posted by KDogg: I guess Nikon Scan is officially not compatible.

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From what I've seen of Silverfast, it seems to be the best scanner software out there, feature wise. I think the interface could use a lot of work, but the features are there. Here is a link to a photo. As I wrote above, some people claim that it works with special black magic, and some don't. The only thing that is clear is that all these photographers--and if they bought Nikon slide scanners, they're mostly serious photographers--are mad at Nikon. I'm mad too, and will avoid Nikon peripherals and cameras in the future. Canon has a new customer! Worked great and had some nice automation features.

The dev was also very responsive in addressing an issue I was having.

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For long I used it with Nikon Scan 4 and was satisfied with it. I also tried VueScan that I thought was better for personal settings, but I wasn't happy with it at the beginning so went on using Nikon Scan.

But I don't like the results with both of them. What's your opinion? Did you have some test comparing different software? Publish Preview. I like NIkonScan. I'm using it with Snow Leopard without any trouble. Post Reply Preview. Learn to use Vuescan. Read the manual Also there is a book out called the Vuescan Bible..

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OS X 10.6 Software for Nikon Coolscan V Slide Scanner?

Nikon Coolscan V ED software all the way. Never have an ounce of issues with it. Karim M 7 years ago. It has none of that crazy windows eque menu funkiness going.

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Snow Leopard and using Nikon Scan, there is an update for version 4. But for the iCloud i'm going to upgrade to Lion and make a boot disk on an external hard drive for my scan software, as i also have a Epson V using Silverfast and don't want to pay for the new version now! Somehow Vuescan clips the shadows and Nikon Scan doesn't, further selecting the frames on film is a dissaster on both my Coolscan as my V! We suggest trying a third party software option such as Vuescan from Hamrick.

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