Scanning 101: Scanning Services

DigMyPics.com
• Scans photo prints at either 300 or 600 dpi.
• Offers two pricing options: (1) Archival Pricing includes cropping, rotating, basic color correction, and review by three professionals. (2) Economy Pricing includes cropping and rotating only.
• Lets you monitor the progress of your order with Real Time Scanning.
• Returns scanned images as JPEGs, TIFFs, or both on CD, DVD, SD card, or hard drive (price of media not included in scanning fee).
• Lets you review scanned images online and keep only what you want (no minimum order size).
• Prices start at $0.16 but vary based on resolution and pricing option.

BritePix.com
• Scans photo prints at 150, 300, or 600 dpi.
• Includes free dust/scratch removal, cropping, rotating, red-eye removal, and basic color correction.
• Provides a secure online photo album at no extra charge.
• Returns scanned images as JPEGs (other formats used upon request) on CD or DVD (price of media not included in scanning fee).
• Requires a minimum order of $50 + shipping.
• Prices start at $0.19 but vary based on resolution and photo size.

ScanDigital.com
• Scans photo prints at 300 or 600 dpi.
• Includes free dust/scratch removal, cropping, rotating, and manual color correction.
• Offers two pricing options: (1) Price Per Image, or (2) Package Pricing for groups of 100, 250, 500, or 1,000.
• Will organize scanned images according to labels you provide (optional).
• Lets you track your order online using EssentialTracker.
• Posts images online and allows you to upload additional images to the same album.
• Returns images as JPEGs on CD or DVD (price of media included in scanning fee).
• Prices start at $0.48 for individual prints but vary based on resolution and package pricing.

Appeared in:

March/April 2009

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