Yukon Archives Images Database Technical Notes

Images from the Yukon Archives' photographic collections have been scanned from either the original records or from 8"x10" reference prints.

Scanner    Epson Expression 1680
Scanner Software    Epson Twain Pro V.2.1
Imaging Software    Adobe Photoshop 7.0.1
Monitors    Dell P1130
Computer    Dell Dimension Dim 4550 Pentium 4 CPU 2.80 GHz / 6 GB Ram
File Size and Type    A high-resolution file - 300 dpi for greyscale - is saved to CD as an uncompressed TIFF. A low-resolution file - 72 dpi - is exported to the web database as a JPEG.

Yukon Archives 2002/03 Digitization Pilot Project received financial and technical support from the Government of Yukon.    Government of Yukon
This project was also made possible, in part, through the Canadian Culture Online Program of Canadian Heritage, the National Archives of Canada and the Canadian Council of Archives.    Patrimoinie Canada / Canadian Heritage

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