Nikon today announced its next generation of Coolscan desktop film scanners — the Coolscan V ED, Super Coolscan 5000 ED and the Super Coolscan 9000 ED. The new film scanners are designed for a wide range of users, including Applied Science Fiction’s Digital ICE4 Advanced technology, Nikon’s exclusive Scan Image Enhancer and other “one-button-simple” solutions. The Nikon Coolscan V ED will carries a suggested retail price of US$599.95, the Super Coolscan 5000 ED will retail for $1099.95, and the Super Coolscan 9000 ED will be US$1999.95. All models will be available this month. Further technical details on each model are available in the press release.