Our Equipment (Summer 2015)

The Digital Lab at Olin Library is a newly created facility intended to support the library’s digitization efforts.

Our initial set-up includes:

Camera Model: Nikon D810 (DSLR)
Pixel Array: 7360 x 4912
Resolution: 300-600ppi, 8-bit
Connection: tethered via USB to an Apple iMac  
Lenses: Nikon AF-S Micro-Nikkor 60mm and Nikon AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm
Mounting: Kaiser 60″ Column Motorized CopyStand with a 31.5 x 23.6″ copy bed (bound objects are supported with polyethylene book mounts) 
Lighting: Broncolor strobe lights (daylight balanced)
Output File Format: TIFF LZW

As we acquire or update the equipment in the lab we will add posts to this page.