Originally Posted by ereszet
Finereader recommends not too manipulate the images before OCR processing.
this is very interesting, but I cant imagine what kind of logic it has, since manipulating image will make OCR easier
perhaps, ABBY recommends this because finereader already does the manipulation by its own? but in this case, I can't see how pre-OCR manipulation can harm
as for these photos:
what improved the second/right image and made it perfectly OCR-able?