The Canoscan 9000f is well built and looks the part, easy to set up as well as the software ‘SilverFast’. This negative scanner does not need film holders which makes things simpler and its perfect for film: 120 size 2.25 x 3.25 inch negatives as wel as 35mm films. The negative scanner is quiet when scanning and can produce impressive results, you can load 12 negatives in one go and it comes packaged with Adobe Elements 8 which is straight forward and you can scan directly to PDF.
The scanner can produce high resolution images as well as cleans scans if you need to produce large scale prints.
Overall the Canoscan 9000f is perfect for photographers to the job. It might be more money than other scanners but it certainly has a lot of value that’s worth the money.