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Our Negative Scanning Service 

Our negative scanning service makes it easy to digitise your film or negatives for peace of mind. We will take high-resolution scans of your negatives or slides and save them in a digital format such, standard is JPG, but  PNG, or TIFF files can also be requested.

Preserve the past - bring old  memories back from the past and preserve them digitally for the future!

negative scanning service with PicSave
  • Monochrome and colour film strips or single Medium Format film
  • Scanned at 3200 dpi resolution
  • Scanned as JPEG files
  • Colour & contrast correction & rotated where needed
  • Dust reduction using static brush, compressed air & Infrared dust detection
  • Option for a download - great for sharing!
  • Option to save files to a USB
  •  Named folders just £1 each

So Which Negative Scanning Service Do You Need?

Standard Negative 40p each

  • Negatives that are 35mm, 110mm and 126mm
  • Film in strips of 4 or 6 frames
  • Colour, black & white negative & positive film scanned
  • Scanned in order sent if possible  

Medium Format Negatives £1.20 each

  • Negative Film  that is 120 or 220
  • Medium format film size 6x4.5cm, 6x6cm & 6x9cm
  • Negatives in strips or singles accepted 
  • Colour, black & white negative & positive film scanned

Negative Film Scanning Is a Dust Magnet!  What we do to minimise dust 

We brush each film strip or Medium format negative with anti static brushes and blow with compressed air to remove as much dust as possible. We also use infrared dust detection when scanning. Please note - infrared does not work with black and white film.

Please be aware, film is a dust magnet and no matter how much cleaning is done, there will always be a small amount remaining when scanned. We do as much as possible to keep this to a minimum. 

Is 3200 DPI Resolution Enough for Negative Film?

Why use 3200 dpi for digitising film?

Extensive scanning & research has proven 3200 is the optimum for the commercial scanners we use.

3200 dpi  also ensures that customers receive high quality resolution files that are manageable in terms of file size and allow for large reprints  if needed with optimum detail quality.

 What Will It Cost To Digitise Negative Film?

GET STARTED

Thanks for placing your order. You will receive an email shortly with a copy of you order and the address to send it to. Please check your junk mail if not in your in box!

Scanning Estimate

We have a minimum scanning order policy of £35






Please contact us with details of your restoration project. Once we understand the detail of the project, we can give you an estimated price. Simply call or email.

bridget@picsave.co.uk

07768658347





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Preparing Your Negatives For Sending

Just a few tips that will help us to get the best digital scans of your negative film:  

What we appreciate!
  • Send negatives in paper or plastic film holders, envelopes or bundled together  
  • Keep negatives enclosed to reduce attracting any further dust specs
  • If digital named folders required, please provide clear titles or numbering for naming digitised folders 
What we can’t scan 
  • Damaged film or film strips, mouldy or excessively dirty film, film strips
  • APS film canisters
  • Single 35mm negatives - only strips please! 
What Our Customers Say About Our Scanning Service.....
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We digitise slides, photos, photo albums.
We also digitise old tapes & more!
Why Choose Us to Scan & Digitise Your Memories?
Quality Service :

 We pride ourselves in delivering a fantastic quality scanning service for each and every one of our customers. See our customer reviews.

Excellent Value :

Our prices give great value for money. We are a home based business and without huge overheads we can offer prices that reflect this! 

Speed:

We aim for a speedy turnaround of scanning projects. Completion is normally within 5 working days dependant upon order size.

Experience:

We have great equipment, bespoke software, years of knowledge and expertise. All this allows us to deliver our customers a 5 star service.