PhotoScan by Google Photos

PhotoScan by Google Photos

By Google, Inc.

  • Category: Photo & Video
  • Release Date: 2016-11-15
  • Current Version: 1.5.1
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 102.87 MB
  • Developer: Google, Inc.
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 11,784 Ratings

Description

Photos from the past, meet scanner from the future. PhotoScan is a new app from Google Photos that lets you scan and save your favorite printed photos using your phone’s camera. PICTURE PERFECT AND GLARE FREE Don’t just take a picture of a picture. Create enhanced digital scans, wherever your photos are. – Get glare-free scans with an easy step-by-step capture flow – Automatic cropping based on edge detection – Straight, rectangular scans with perspective correction – Smart rotation, so your photos stay right-side-up no matter which way you scan them SCAN IN SECONDS Capture your favorite printed photos quickly and easily, so you can spend less time editing and more time looking at your bad childhood haircut. For documents and photos in glare-free environments, toggle off glare removal for even faster scans. SAFE AND SEARCHABLE WITH GOOGLE PHOTOS Back up your scans with the free Google Photos app to keep them safe, searchable, and organized. Bring your scans to life with movies, filters, and advanced editing controls. And share them with anyone, just by sending a link.

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Reviews

  • And a scan just for me! (⁎⁍̴̆Ɛ⁍̴̆⁎)

    5
    By shutupsfe
    Yeah my cat’s the kitty
  • Easy to use and amazing quality!

    5
    By Bran1285
    I have tons of photos in scrapbooks that I wanted in digital form and this app has made it ridiculously easy. Even better the quality of the photos is incredible.
  • Keeps crashing!

    2
    By My Cavaliers
    This app came highly recommended but while using it to catalog family photos it keeps crashing. Maybe there’s a problem tonight but still is very frustrating!!!!
  • Low resolution

    1
    By HansOCD
    Very low resolution. Turbo Scan works much better. Trust me, I'm a Googler and I'm honestly recommending you not use this app. Not sure how it got so many good ratings.
  • Works as advertised

    5
    By NightOwl5311
    This app is amazing. It works wonders right out of the box. Removing - or at least limiting - glare is great
  • Quality

    5
    By Agnesa Struk
    This is amazing, I thought it would not be good but it is good in quality and it is amazing how beautiful it turns out.
  • Easy Breezy

    5
    By Mai Tai Girl
    I have been struggling to find a way to scan old photos to create a slide show for a celebration of life. Love this feee app, easy to use and eliminates glare. Also appreciate the cropping feature. Thank you Google Photos!
  • Photoscan

    4
    By Nan1800
    Love it but kicks me out and have to restart
  • Great

    5
    By Jesol71
    I was able to recover all my old pictures from before the digital era.
  • Good app but nowhere near a real scanner

    3
    By climber20
    This is a very nice app, but the reviews comparing it to a real scanner are ridiculous. I’ve scanned tens of thousands of prints and various sized negatives over the years and the quality isn’t in the same ballpark as even a consumer level flatbed scanner. Works very well, and for photos where quality isn’t critical, I’d say go for it. But keep your expectations realistic.

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