For those who are budget constrained, I've done a sample scans at
You can see for yourself if that $399 is worth it. However, I'm rather disappointed with it's shadow performance, but then you pay $399, you get $399's worth
Oh, the sample I have is scanned from Velvia 50, have not tried negatives yet, most of my early morning Provia 100F turns out quite bad, not sure why .... I'll see if I can put an example of it up there.