Photo Scanning service by The Imaging Professionals.
Get the old images back to life with The Imaging Professionals service. Photos can help you remind the beautiful memories of past so do not let them get damaged in your storeroom. Reach out to us and save them digitally so not only you can access them conveniently but your future generation can have a view of it as well.
The first step requires cleaning on the phot with a lint-free cloth to make sure there isn’t any dust on the original image.
The photos get scanned on the reliable scanning machine
As it appears digitally, the photo gets edited to enhance its colour and look better with cropping, repairing damages, rotating image and more.
The albums created digitally gets transferred to the external USB for the customer securely.
The last step is to hand over the digital and physical albums back to the customer to enjoy their memories.
By transferring your photos into digital form, you can protect it from damage, dust, decay or loss of it in future. As time passes, the printed photos tend to get old and lose their colours. The images transferred digital never get damaged from the environment and stay protected forever. Even if there is any disaster, you will not have to stay anxious for its loss as it would be available digitally. You can access it anywhere by carrying the USB flash drive even if you are away from home to view the photos on television or computer screen.
You can get the negatives, slides and photos processed through The Imaging Professionals. All the formats are supported by us including white pictures, Polaroids, color photos and more. The dimensions of photos gets adjusted as they get scanned so you do not have to worry about it. Any size can be scanned under 8” x 10” and the charges will remain the same for doing the process. If the photo is bigger than the mentioned size then there will be additional cost for that.
The images get scanned by the technicians with hands along with editing, after editing, they get transferred into the USB flash drive. The process protects and ensures quality of the photos after they appear digitally. We restore the memories for you by creating the attractive view of your photos which may get damaged in future.
Get all the negatives, slides or photos and organize however you want them to appear digitally. Use zip lock bags to place the negatives or slides with titles. Write the name of title on the outside of photo album or negatives which you would like to see in the folders digitally. For example: on the zip lock bag, write “Family vacation 2001”. It will appear the same on the digital folders which you will get.
Once the order gets completed, we send you the bill payment through email. When we get the payment, the order gets sent to you by the service of your choice whether it is DPD, Parcel Force, Royal Mail, UPS, DHL.
The Imaging Professionals (TIPS GROUP LIMITED) cannot duplicate or work on the photos which are copyrighted. You have to agree that you are the owner of the photos before sending in the mail. If there is a symbol of copyrighted on the image, the responsibility is of the customer to attain permission from the original owner of the photo to be converted and requires their signature. It allows you to get the conversion of photos or get them altered through digitization or scanning. You have to send in the copy of the owner signature waiver along with the order to The Imaging Professionals. If you do not send in the copy, you take the ownership of the photos which are not yours and use them for your own purpose.
You agree not to hold any person liable including the employees, directors, officers, business partners against the liabilities and expense for the photos from breaching through the warranties and representations of the photos.
We promise to provide best quality work to the customers and keep the order protected with us at all times. Sending the document, film, photo, digital media or any other object to The Imaging Professionals for printing, scanning, processing, restoring, editing or any other handling under the agreement that there is no warranty for the damage or loss by our company and subsidies would be entitled to compensate for the damage/loss or recovery.
The company is responsible to any film, document, print, digital media or any other miscellaneous object for scanning, printing, restoration, editing, incidental damage or if there is a breach in the contract by The Imaging Professionals. We do not take the responsibility of any order more than 30 days after the completion date. The prices of the services may change anytime without notice so keep that in consideration while ordering.
If the content gets damaged through any negligence, theft, fire or get lost during the shipping mail, The Imaging Professionals will not be responsible for it and won’t be liable for it. You as a customer agree not to hold The Imaging Professionals liable for any loss or compensation if the mail gets damaged, lost or misplaced before getting to The Imaging Professionals and while reaching back to you after the completion of the order.
Getting the photos, slides and negatives converted digitally will help you in future as it can restrain it from getting damaged. Here are some of the reasons why you should opt out for digital option:
Yes it is certainly possible but with the software and expertise which our technicians have, might not be with you.
The normal processing time is 4 working days for up to 50 negatives/slides and 500 photos. Whereas, it may depend for the big orders and does not include the days for shipping. When the order gets completed, it gets returned to you immediately along with informing you via email.
Yes, every photo, negative or slide which you send us gets back to you with the digital external drive as the order completes.
Do my images get scanned in the same order as I send?
Yes the images gets scanned in the same order as sent and even if there are titles, those titles are kept exactly the same on the digital folder to view the specific images conveniently.
The photos can be send to the following address:
The Imaging Professionals
173a Walsgrave Road
It is better that you make the purchase for tracking and insurance of the photos as The Imaging Professionals does not take the responsibility of any damaged or lost mail.
Yes, definitely the photos remain safe with us as we scan them under the facility at Coventry, United Kingdom. We do not send any orders internationally and ship you the original photos back with the order as soon as it gets completed. The shipping gets done by the service of your choice as the order completes.
After the order gets completed, we ship you the order with all the information which you provide us via email. We will also add the shipping cost in the total bill for your information. The service which you choose for shipping the mail back may vary upon the shipping cost. The tracking number will be emailed to you after the mail gets send by The Imaging Professionals.
The photos do not get copyright protection. If you have software then you can edit the photos.
The photos can be scanned up to the dimensions of 12”x 17”.
Yes,the photos stay confidential and do not get shared with any third party. They are not used for any other purpose except making them digital for the clients.
Yes,we can surely scan these pictures but if there is any issue, we may contact you.
No, you do not have to sort your pictures by size. You can set it at any order and we will process it in the same order. You should secure the photos before shipping as we are not responsible for the damage during shipping.
The format Jpeg gets used for the file storage digitally.
Choosing 600 dpi would be a great option.
If you wish to count them then it is upon your choice but we make sure to send back the exact same count which we receive.
You can add the request or any information regarding the process in the “special instructions” section of the form.
All types of slides can be scanned but note that the cost may differ for the sizes along with labour cost.
The scanning gets offered for 35mm, disc, 127, 126, large negatives and 110. Note that there will be changes in the cost of each negative size.
We prefer that you clean the negatives or slides before you send us through shipping. You can find the relevant cloths or chemicals from any local store. We use the software to remove dust or scratches to improve the quality of the photo after scanning.
Yes, you can send in the media device with your order in the box and all the images will be transferred in it with returning you the photos and the media device.
Do you support the scanning of documents?
Yes, we do support the scanning of documents both professional and personal. We convert them into PDF files and if you want more information, you can directly email/call us.
Yes, it is.
The current resolutions offered for photos is 300dpi and 600dpi.
No, we do not support this service.
Yes, you can get it uploaded for the cost of 3 cents per image. You have to include the name of the service along with username and password in the order form under the “comments” section. If you want to have separate folders for the pictures, please write it under the “special instructions” section of the order form.
We support MasterCard, Visa, Paypal We also support the payment through BACS. Know that we do not send the bill until the order gets completed and once you make the payment then we ship the mail to you.
Yes, we do provide this option with the additional payment of £20.00 for one year.