UMAX Technologies Inc.
on Thursday announced that it is including SilverFast SE 6.0 on its pro-oriented PowerLook scanner line. SilverFast SE, made by LaserSoft Imaging, is scanning software that works natively in Mac OS X and in various versions of Windows — it’s been available as a separate upgrade purchase for UMAX scanners, but is now included with the PowerLook models. The software includes real-time correction features, dust and scratch removal, auto sharpening, simple selective color correction, adaptive color restoration and other features. The software is included on PowerLook 1000, 1120 and 2100XL models. PowerLook scanners run from US$399 to $1,299 depending on features. System requirements call for Mac OS 9.1 – 9.2 or Mac OS X v10.1 – 10.3.