Quote Originally Posted by Thomas Bertilsson View Post
Matt, that's a really good point that I did not consider. I actually want to apologize for overlooking the possibility of having a physical impediment to using the tools I am used to. Thanks for the reminder.
Thomas:

Absolutely no apologies are necessary.

And for those who recommend sharp scissors, I would add:

1) A light source below the negatives or slides will improve accuracy and repeatability; and
2) If you are like me, and are left handed, make sure the scissors are specifically designed for left handed users.