On 4 September 2012 18:30, Thomas Dalton <thomas.dalton(a)gmail.com> wrote:
What would we actually scan on it? When we've
equipment before, I think it has usually been in relation to one of those
scanners for books. Are there many flat works larger than A3 that we are
likely to want to digitise?
Not many. The only PD works of that size that are held by wikipedians
aware of are some OS maps and some medical images.
If something does come up a setup that allowed a DSLR (quite a few
wikimedians with those) to be placed above the item in order to
photograph it would be an adequate solution in most cases.