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NIKON SUPER COOLSCAN 5000 ED used with contributors over the years have used a large number of different camera and scanning devices to create the images now shared within the site. Here is information on this particular device and examples of the images created with it.

Type:Slide/Transparency Scanner
Year of Introduction:2003
Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA
Granite fence post in Bangalore, India
Bangalore Urban District, Karnataka, India
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia
Farola mine, mine dump
La Farola Mine, Cerro Pintado, Las Pintadas mining district, Tierra Amarilla, Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chile
Variscite, Crandallite, Wardite
Little Green Monster Variscite Mine, Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Oquirrh Mountains, Utah Co., Utah, USA
Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
Leonard Mine, Butte Mining District, Butte-Silver Bow, Montana, USA
Pé da Serra farm, Joaquim Felício, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Rock Currier
Pé da Serra farm, Joaquim Felício, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Tetrahedrite Subgroup
Irazein, Ariège, Occitanie, France
Rough "flower stone" & city official 1998
Yonghe, Liuyang City, Changsha, Hunan, China
Thorianite, Diopside
Huddersfield Uranium mine, Otter Lake, Pontiac RCM, Outaouais, Québec, Canada
Dache 1986
Dache, Gilgit District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Helipad on Hemlock claim
Condor-Hemlock Mine, Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie River, Snoqualmie Mining District, King Co., Washington, USA
Stichtite : Mg6Cr2(OH)16[CO3]·4H2O
Roadcut stichtite occurrence, Kaapsche Hoop, Ehlanzeni District, Mpumalanga, South Africa
Nasik area 1974
Nashik District, Maharashtra, India
Green River Gorge, near Black Diamond, Washington 1975
Green River Gorge, Green River, King Co., Washington, USA
Soda Lake 1977
Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
Brushy Creek Mine 1994
Brushy Creek Mine, Greeley, Reynolds Co., Missouri, USA
Ariranha pegmatite, Pavão, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Rio Pomba, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia
Diopside mine near Manohapur, India
Manohapur, Jaipur district, Rajasthan, India
Tae Hwa mine 1973
Tae Hwa Mine, Neungam-ri, Angseong-myeon, Chungju City, North Chungcheong Province, South Korea
New Cornelia Mine, Ajo, Little Ajo Mountains, Ajo Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Khan Mine, Namibia
Khan Mine, Arandis Constituency, Erongo Region, Namibia
Baquedano 1993
Baquedano, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta, Chile
Taj Kuh Mine 1977
Taj Kuh Mine, Bafq County, Yazd Province, Iran
Pandulena Quarry 1986
Pandulena Hills, Nashik District, Maharashtra, India
Pomfret Mine, Pomfret, Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District Municipality, North West, South Africa
Hector-Calumet mine, Calumet, Galena Hill, Mayo mining district, Yukon, Canada
Bultfontein Mine, KEM JV Mine, Kimberley, Sol Plaatje, Frances Baard, Northern Cape, South Africa
Gorob mine offices
Gorob Mine, Namib-Naukluft National Park, Swakopmund Constituency, Erongo Region, Namibia
Gold, Quartz
New Zealand
Adelaide Mine, Dundas mineral field, Zeehan District, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
Quartz, Pyrite
Spruce #16 claim, Goldmyer Hot Springs, Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie River, Snoqualmie Mining District, King Co., Washington, USA
Ametista do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Gold, Quartz
Sumatra, Indonesia
Kongsberg silver mining district, Buskerud, Norway
Ametista do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Naica, old Cave of Swords
Cave of Swords, Gibraltar Mine, Naica, Saucillo Municipality, Chihuahua, Mexico
Le Clapier, Millau, Aveyron, Occitanie, France
Bimbowrie Conservation Park, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
U.S. Borax open pit, U.S. Borax Mine, Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kern Co., California, USA
Gold, Uraninite
Shinkolobwe Mine, Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
Wood's Chrome Mine, Texas, Little Britain Township, State Line Chromite Mining District, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania, USA
Maldon, Mount Alexander Shire, Victoria, Australia
Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
Pyrite, Enargite
Quiruvilca Mine, Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad, Peru