Our negative, slide and photo scanning services in Manchester, London, Birmingham and throughout the UK.

Negative, Slide and Photo Scanning Services

Professional negative, slide and photo scanning services. We scan your old photos, 35mm slides and negatives into a digital format of your choice.

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)

Slide and negative scanning services

Digitising your old photos, slides and negatives into a digital image with our professional slide, negative and photo scanning services Our service is available throughout the UK including Manchester, London and Birmingham.

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 us gives you the advantage of building your own digital archive of images. Read more...

Trying to scan and convert your own photos, slides and negatives yourself has its disadvantages with regards to the quality of the scanned image and the time it takes to do it. With using a professional scanning and digital conversion company who has photo and negative scanners capable of producing a service to a large number of scans into quality images.

Photo scanning service

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.

Benefits 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 our 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.

The delivery of your digitally converted photos, slides and negatives

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.

Heritage photo scanning and digitisation

We have a page focused on heritage photos. If you are looking for heritage and vintage photography scanning, Find out how we can digitise old photo archives.

Contact us

Contact us today with your photo scanning enquiries by either phoning 0161 832 7991, emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or using our online Contact Us 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 our prospective clients.

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Why choose Pearl Scan

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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