Pearl Scan Group's negative, slide and photo scanning services in Manchester, London and the UK.

Negatives, Slides and Photo Scanning Services

Pearl Scan group provides a professional photo scanning service throughout the UK. We can scan your old photos, 35mm slides and negatives onto a digital format.

The types of Photographic formats we can scan and digitise;

  • 35mm slide to digital conversion
  • Quarter plate negatives
  • Half plate negatives
  • Transparencies
  • Glass plate negatives
  • Printed photos (both loose and in albums)

Scanning old photos, negatives and slides into digital images

Scanning of old photos and digitising negatives and slides with Pearl Scan Group.

Slides, negatives, transparencies and photos are easily damaged as a result of age, wear and tear and even accidental damage can occur when you least expect it. Therefore we know it's always worth looking into alternative ways of preserving your photographic images as they can become unusable or damaged beyond repair. Scanning negatives to digital formats with Pearl Scan Group gives you the advantage of building your own digital image archive.


At Pearl Scan Group, our photo scanning service can take care of the overall scanning process and supply your digital images back to you on a disc or USB stick. We can really tailor our negative, slide and photo scanning services to suit you and how you want them.

Our photo scanners are of the highest quality and can produce high resolution images that can be archived into digital storage. We pride ourselves on offering a collection service anywhere in the UK within 24-hours and we can return your original slides, negatives and photos back to you with secure UK courier service. All of our digital conversion and scanning services are accredited to ISO standards, in order to provide you with a peace of mind.

Our approach is simple and cost effective. We scan slides and photos digital format, place them on a disc or for those with a small volume of scans, our clients can request the images to be delivered by email, FTP or Dropbox.

Advantages of slide conversions and photo scanning service

There are many advantages of having negatives, slides and printed photos scanned to a digital image format.

Secure Backups

Enabling easy digital backups from scanning slides, negatives and old paper photos. The possibilities of a backed up digital archive of your priceless and valuable collection with Pearl Scan Group's scanning services.


Your digital images can be shared and instantly accessible between colleagues for that important presentation or conference. Share your images with family members quickly online or from uploading the images to your phone. They can also be uploaded to social media, blogs and websites to reach a wider audience than previously experienced.

Contact us

Contact us directly on 0161 832 7991 to find out more information regarding our photo scanning services. Alternatively you can send your enquiries via email or use our online contact form.

Free trial

We offer a free trial of our UK document scanning services. We can convert a section of your project to showcase the qulity of our digital conversions.

We offer a free trial of our scanning services to prospective clients.

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Why Choose Pearl Scan Group

Document Scanning | Audits

In conjunction with the EN BS ISO 9001:2005, 27001, 14001 and in-house implemented quality, security and compliance procedures allow us to deliver peace of mind scanning services to our client. We are an approved document scanning and data capture scanning service provider to many reputable health, education, manufacturing, financial, logistics etc. organisations.

Logo's in which Pearl Scan Group has a number accreditations with including ISO