Hello, I need to despeckle a scan of a document consisting of black text and greyscale images. Basically I want to remove all isolated pixels, but without. Despeckle removes undesired noise—small dots or stray pixels—that may be introduced to the page during the scanning process. Images that have been. Hi folks – just came upon this board looking for some help, so here goes: I need to find a way to setup a batch process which will run the.

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The Descreen filter slows the scan time, and is not perfect, but it’s a very good answer scannde a serious problem. This content has been marked as final.

Chances are that whatever would be build into Acrobat would not be as powerful as Photoshop. I find the crack removal tool critical for all my old beach despwckle. The monitor’s internal physical dot grid can aggravate it and make it look very different. Paperport is an application that scans and manages scanned documents.

It appears that you have a glossy surface with a pebbled texture. It is optical physics. My own opinion of the best general technique is to scan large at least dpi using the Descreen filter, then to resample to the smaller desired size.

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By the way, Nuance’s Paperport 14 has an eraser tool. Let it dry completely.

And after the resample, sharpening with a Unsharp Mask filter is especially needed. Acrobat is an application that does a lot of things and scanning is just one of the many features it provides. I think the problem is the type of paper of the photo, which is not smooth a bit rough. I tried a denoiser filter which didn’t make any difference. I am not interested in color reproductions in my. Lgs 30 june n. What you can do if you have Adobe Photoshop installed is to edit the image in Photoshop and use all the image editor tools that PS offers to cleanup your document.

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These filters were in Adobe Photoshop. To use that, you would have to select the native scanner user interface vs. However, be advised that I do not have Photoshop and do expect to be compelled to purchase a product I don’t want and don’t need to address a common and recurring problem in all documents scanned to.

Description Implementation More info Sometimes it happens that the acquired images present dirt consists of isolated points blacks, due to dust deposited on the depseckle capture or even to electrostatic interference due to overheating of electronic components.

These tools allow then to identify the correct orientation of reading and decide for yourself if the document is straight or whether to automatically rotate images 90, or degrees.

Despeckling looks for small dots that don’t fit with their surrounding area and is the appropriate filter for this kind of problem. If dpi is practical meaning, if your system can survive that effortthen dpi will be better. One component of image clean-up is despeckling, which helps the OCR get through the stray marks on the page. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.

I would try to use the despeckle option that comes with my scanner software. A reduced size video view often appears worse than it is.

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OCR text recognition is heavily influenced by the quality of the text document that is being processed. I learning how to use it on the job. Acrobat does not have a pixel level editor as you now knowand because of that, I wrote an image editor plug-in for a company that I used to work for 10 years ago – unfortunately, it’s not available as a standalone product.


This makes it easier for the software to match new characters to characters that are already in its memory.

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Again, realize that you must judge the image on the scannedd only when viewed at Full Actual size. Sign up using Email and Password. I have the same question Show 1 Likes 1. There is a bit difference between Paperport and Acrobat: Any “de-speckle” tool is clumsy and inefficient, because such tools do not recognize and eliminate all random dots or speckles; hence, the need for a target specific eraser tool.

Personal information removed ]. You do not want to sharpen until after the pattern is removed, that would aggravate the problem.

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What color would I change to? Our rotation of the original just introduces yet another problem, and there is no one angle that will solve anything.

There are features in Acrobat that are not on par with the industry leading applications. Photography Stack Exchange works best with JavaScript enabled. If you have the negative, you will have better luck scanning it.