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Laptop and PC repairs in Dartford Kent. Photo Printing, Scanning of negatives, slides and photo's. Video to DVD transfer and more...

We have moved please note our new address: 1 Meridian House, Park Road, Swanley, Kent BR8 8AH

Scanning Services

Photo scanning – Negative scanning – Slide scanning – Transparency scanning – Medium Format scanning – Photograph scanning

Take advantage of our wide range of scanning and photo printing services, all carried out in house at our retail premises in Dartford.

Choose from a variety of scanning methods and we are happy to give advice and explain the benefits of the various options.

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Have your 35mm slides scanned so that your original images are safe and the digital copy can be shared with anyone you like. Also, just like any digital picture it can also be printed out.

Pre-scan treatment includes the removal of surface dust, after the scan the image will be cropped to remove the black frame edges.

  • 1500 dpi – Gives a typical A4 photo size – HD Quality – only .30 per scan
  • 4200 dpi – Ideal for enlargements and HD Quality – just .35p per scan

We have a minimum charge of £5.00, price includes a DVD with the images saved as Jpeg’s.

We can offer a degree of corrections to the digital image including, increasing the exposure, colour levels, removal of small blemishes , increase or decrease lighting and contrast levels.

We scan most types of slides but the original 35mm with a size of 1.35” x 0.85” inches is the most common and dimensions above refer to this size of slide. Other slide sizes yield smaller pictures, and poorer definition.

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Scanning photo's in dartford kent swanley computers

Scanning your original photo’ s means that you preserve them in digital format. You can then easily share the digital image with family and friends, post on Social Media, all without damage to the precious original. The digital scan can also be printed out in the same size or larger than the original.

  • 600dpi scan is typical for many users and ideal for printing copies – just .20p per scan
  • 1200dpi Scan is better if you wish to print out larger copies – only .25p for 1200 dpi

We have a minimum charge of £5.00, images saved as Jpeg’s and supplied on a DVD.

We can also offer a service whereby we remove small blemishes, increase or decrease the exposure, lighting, contrast and colour as well as remove dust spots etc.

negative scanning service swanley computers dartford kent

Have your 35mm negatives scanned so that your original images are safe and the digital copy can be shared with anyone you like. Also, just like any digital picture it can also be printed out.

Pre-scan treatment includes the removal of surface dust, after the scan the image will be cropped to remove the black frame edges.

  • 1500 dpi – Gives a typical 6 x 4 photo size – HD Quality – only .25 per scan,/li>
  • 4200 dpi – Ideal for enlargements and HD Quality – just .30p per scan

We have a minimum charge of £5.00, price includes a DVD with the images saved as Jpeg’s.

We can offer a degree of corrections to the digital image including, increasing the exposure, colour levels, removal of small blemishes , increase or decrease lighting and contrast levels.

Negatives larger than 35mm are classified as Medium Format and we can scan and image 120 and 220 formats and others.

As with all negatives we lightly remove surface dust, the original will be scanned at 1200dpi.

The scan service includes cropping the picture to remove the negative border sections.

We have a minimum charge of £5.00, images supplied as Jpeg’s and includes the cost of the DVD.

Car parking is available at the rear of the shop and directions here