The best flatbed for creative professionals on a budget.
Unless your stuff appears regularly in National Geographic, this may be the only film scanner you'll ever need.
The Epson Perfection V700 Photo makes an excellent choice for a deep-pocketed photo hobbyist or a pro who needs to scan originals in a mixture of sizes.
A versatile and inexpensive model for producing high-quality scans of photographs and film.
The Corex CardScan Executive 600c offers a hand to the harried businessperson. Once and for all, you can easily add all those loose business cards to your PC's or handheld's contact database.
This compact, intelligently designed sheet-fed scanner almost makes it a pleasure to generate expense reports and calculate itemized income tax deductions.
Though the ScanSnap is well-built and easy to use, it's not worth its premium price.
The Dimage Scan Elite 5400 II is a good choice for photographers who need to generate high-quality digital images from 35mm slides and negatives.
The Epson FastFoto does what it sets out to do -- lets you quickly scan your masses of old print photos -- but some folks will find it an expensive and incomplete solution.
Fujitsu's ScanSnap S1500 is a fast, compact, and easy-to-use scanner for digitally archiving all your paper documents.
The HP Scanjet G4050 is a solid scanner that could use a driver overhaul and a better means of handling slides.
As long as you don't need to scan film, this flatbed scanner should suit you fine.
The Epson Perfection 3170 scans like a champ--and it's cheap, too.
A nice buy for the penny-pinching hobbyist/amateur photographer who has moderate scanning needs.
Mobile professionals and students will love the low price, the portability, and the quality results of Visioneer's OneTouch 7300 flatbed scanner.
If you can afford $249.99 to avoid typing your contacts into your address book or PDA, this machine will keep your wrists rested.
This is a great entry-level film scanner for advanced amateurs, but it's not quite ready for pros.
If you need to scan lots of photos and negatives--and you have plenty of desktop space--the Scanjet 5530 is a good choice.