04 Aug 2021

Costa Mesa, CA – Aug 4, 2021 – Paradigm Imaging Group, the North American Distributor of Colortrac scanners, announces the introduction of the New Colortrac SmartLF SGi scanners. Colortrac is a world leader in large format scanning and has been applauded by independent industry experts for producing quality scanning with technical innovation.  The NEW SGi Series brings new patented technology and is available as mono, color, or enhanced in 36” or 44” models.

The NEW generation of award winning SmartLF SGi 36/44 series scanners are affordable high quality large format CCD scanners with optimized color imaging performance. Featuring wide color gamut and 1200dpi optical resolution CCD’s that are ideal for full-color graphics, photographs, and maps and delivers realistic color with superb accuracy. With the CCD technology and greater focal length, the SGi scanner can handle originals with raised surface detail or texture and media up to 15 mm (.6”) thick.

SuperSpeed data transfer provides fast, high quality scans or copies of wide format maps, site plans, engineering drawings, blueprints, architectural renderings, posters, and photos. The Colortrac SmartLF SGi large format scanners deliver fast performance, with optimized preset controls and an extended list of internal printer drivers to connect directly to large format printers, including the HP PageWide.  Dynamic Document Feed technology ensures that delicate or fragile media such as newspaper and old blueprints can be safely and accurately scanned.

Create a customized MFP Solution by combining a SmartLF SGi scanner with an HP, Canon, Epson or Océ printer of your choice or an existing printer in the organization providing increased productivity and greater ROI. Paradigm Imaging’s Flex SGi Series enables you to turn a large format printer into a complete multi-function system for most of your scanning, copying, and printing needs.  The Repro Stand provides 4 height adjustments with clearance to accommodate printers from 39” to 45” high. Paradigm Imaging’s Flex Base model allows you to utilize your own PC and printer and our Flex Pro model includes the Rocket ONE all-in-one controller.  Just add a printer for a complete MFP solution.

New SmartWorks Imaging scanning software is dongle-free and users can download the free SmartWorks Imaging Link, an app that lets users operate the scanners by remote control from a tablet. (Tablet not included.) SmartWorks Imaging software offers a host of new features including a new multipage thumbnail pop-out view, extended PDF for longer and wider documents, and higher dpi. With a new interface, the scanning software also boasts a number of new capabilities such as closed-loop printer color calibration, quick-fix image correction tools, and a full edit history for one-click easy undo.

Randy Geesman, President of Paradigm Imaging Group, “The new SmartLF SGi is truly a revolutionary breakthrough for the wide format scanning market. It is the perfect combination of innovative technology and quality manufacturing, resulting in a one-of-a-kind solution for many large format scanning applications”.


  •   –  High speed scans at 13 ips (mono) and up to 8.0 ips (color)
  •   –  SuperSpeed USB 3.0 data transfer rates up to 85 MB/sec
  •   –  36″ and 44” scan width and 1200dpi optical with 9600dpi maximum resolution
  •   –  CCD technology with extra long-life, instant-on Bi-directional LED illumination
  •   – SureDrive paper transport system for reliable document handling
  •   –  NEW Optional SmartWorks Imaging Software Link tablet app right on the scanner
  •   –  FREE on-site warranty and FREE SmartWorks Touch Software

About Paradigm

Paradigm Imaging Group is a large format solutions provider whose expertise extends from scanning and printing products to Imaging systems integration, software development and product distribution. Paradigm counts among its clients’ companies in reprographics, architecture, engineering, construction, and manufacturing, as well as numerous public agencies at all levels of government. Since 1989, Paradigm has grown to become a leading provider of large format scanning and printing solutions. For more information on all our products, please visit