Scanning and Printing Lab

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Please call to make an appointment.

The digital lab is open Monday – Thursday, 10am – 10pm, and Friday – Sunday, 10am – 5:30pm. We have occasional classes taking place in our lab. Please call in advance to check availability and reserve space. We will hold your spot for 20 minutes beyond your scheduled time unless you call to let us know you are going to be late.

 

Facilities

 

  • 4 station Mac lab with calibrated 23″ Apple HD Cinema Displays
  • 1 Epson 7890 printer – Prints up to 24″ – sheet or roll paper
  • 1 Epson 3880 printer – Prints up to 17″ – sheet paper
  • 1 Epson P800 printer – Prints up to 17″ – sheet or roll paper
  • 1 Imacon Flextight Precision III Scanner – Scans up to 4×5 Negatives
  • 1 Nikon Coolscan 8000 – Scans up to Medium Format Negatives
  • 3 Epson V750 Pro Scanners – Scans up to 4×5″ negatives
  • 1 Wacom Tablets
  • Magnetic viewing wall

 

If you plan to rent an Epson scanner or printer we ask that you have a working knowledge of Epson scanner and printer drivers. We are more than happy to set you up and answer questions but we are not able to teach you how to print or scan. We offer a variety classes and one-on-one training to hone your scanning and printing skills.

The Imacon and Nikon Coolscan require a 15 minute orientation before you can use it. Please call to arrange this session.

We also recommend that you bring your own type of external device for file storage.

 

Software

  • Photoshop CS6
  • Adobe Bridge
  • Photoshop Elements 9
  • Lightroom 4
  • Photomatix Pro HDR Software
  • FlexColor 4.0.4
  • Silverfast 8
  • Epson Scan

 

Prices

1 hour minimum on lab rentals

  • $9/hour plus per print charges
  • $12/hr for an Epson scanning station
  • $15/hr for the Nikon scanning station
  • $25/hr for the Imacon
  • $15 flat fee to use a Wacom Tablet

Patron Level members (and higher) receive a 10%-20% discount on hourly rental rates!

 

Pre-Purchased Hourly Blocks for Scanning
Hourly blocks expire after 6 months.

Epson Scanning Blocks:

  • $110 / 10 hour block ($11/Hour)
  • $200 / 20 hour block ($10/Hour)
  • $360 / 40 hour block ($9/Hour)


Nikon Scanning Blocks:

  • $140 / 10 hour block ($14/Hour)
  • $260 / 20 hour block ($13/Hour)
  • $480 / 40 hour block ($12/Hour)


Imacon Scanning Blocks:

  • $230 / 10 hour block ($23/Hour)
  • $400 / 20 hour block ($20/Hour)
  • $720 / 40 hour block ($18/Hour)

Hourly blocks expire after 6 months from purchase date.

Hourly blocks are non-transferable to other facility uses.

 

Per Print Charges

$0.05 per square inch

You must provide your own paper. If you are bringing non Epson paper please let us know and we will download the appropriate icc color profile for you.

 

Mat cutter

  • available by advance request
  • $5/hr plus $.25/blade

* Users must know how to operate the cutter and are responsible for their own safety in operating the cutter.

 

Paper Profiles

We can create custom profiles for your paper to use with your printer of choice in our lab.  It will take about 20 minutes and you will need to supply us with a sheet of your paper.  Otherwise we use the profiles available from the paper manufacturer.  Please call to set up a time to create the custom profile.