We Can Scan Photos Up To 8" x 10"


We Manually Clean and Scan Each Photo One At A Time To Guarantee A Quality Scan.


Individually Processed

Every photo will be corrected for the effects of time to ensure ideal exposure, focus, color fidelity, cropping, and orientation.

Color Correction

We never  run your photos through an automated correction process where a piece of software guesses what the image should look like.  See Samples

Made In The U.S.A

All our media transfers are done in house by our experienced technicians. Your order never leaves our facility until it is ready to be picked up or shipped back to you.

About Our Photo Scanning Service

Scanning Process: basic color correction, exposure adjustment and fade restoration

Turnaround Time: 5 – 7 Business Days

Format: Jpeg

Available Output Sources: CD-R (default), USB Drive, or Hard Drive

* You may supply a hard drive or we can provide one for you at an additional charge.

All original material will be returned with your order.

Preserve Your Photos For Generations To Come


What Does DPI Stand For?
DPI stands for dots per inch. DPI is used to adjust the amount of detail of the scan when converting your paper photo to a digital image. The DPI scan relates to the final pixel size of the scanned image.

What Resolution Should I Scan My Photos At?
Scanning your photos at 300 DPI is good for digital archiving, viewing on a computer and making prints up to 5”x 7”.

Scanning your photos at 600 DPI is best for digital archiving, viewing on a computer, getting more detail and making prints up to 8”x 10”.

Customer Alert: Many companies offer a very low scanning price which may look attractive but what you are really receiving is a raw scan of your image. No color adjustment, fade restoration or exposure adjustment.

If you are going to go to the trouble of having your photos scanned for archival purposes make sure your photos will receive basic corrections. The old saying still holds true – you get what you pay for.

Start Scanning Your Photos Today!

Local Drop Off

If you are in the San Diego area you can drop off your order at our office located in Kearny Mesa. Walk ins are welcome, no appointment required!

Directions

Ship Us Your Order

If you prefer to ship us your order or are outside the San Diego area you can download our order form and follow the shipping instructions.

Shipping Instructions

Still Have Questions?

One of our customer specialists will be happy to talk with you and answer all your questions.

(858) 292-0818

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2 Different Scanning Resolutions Available

Perfect Image Video understands the importance of preserving your photos to a digital format. With two different scanning resolutions to choose from, experienced technicians, and our digital photo enhancing process, we are the best source for converting your photos into beautiful digital memories.

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Photo Color Correction Samples

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Have Any Of These Formats In Your Attic, Closet, or Garage?


Video Tapes

Don’t wait until it is too late and your treasured memories on video tape are lost to time!

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Film

While your memories may last a lifetime your film will not. Preserve your aging 8mm, Super 8 or 16mm film so they can be shared with family and friends.

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Slides

Are generations of slides stored in your attic or garage? It’s time to stop the damaging effects of time and have your slides converted into a digital format.

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Photo Scanning FAQs


Yes and No.

While we can scan removable scrapbook pages; we do not typically scan photo album pages because the pages are not removable and scanning the full page is difficult.

You may remove the photos from all photo albums (recommended) or there would be an additional charge for us to remove the photos from the albums.

Sure! We are confident you will be satisfied with the quality of our service.

Sure. If you would rather make your own slideshow movie, you would just need to have some patience, a DVD burner and editing software. Windows Movie Maker and iDVD for the Mac are 2 examples of software that can create slideshow movies from digital files.

Yes, all your photos will be returned to you in the original boxes they were sent in.