Pic Scanner: Batch scan old photos & prints, preserve nostalgic images for posterity
By App Initio Limited
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A PHOTO SCANNER IN YOUR POCKET !! This is the world’s only multiple-photo scanner app. Scans one, two, three – even four pictures at a time, accurately detects edges, automatically crops and saves them all individually. No other app does this. Breathe life back into your priceless photos and albums, in a snap!
What reviewers say:
- “Saves loads of time” (BBC Click)
- “Deserving of the rave reviews” (Cult of Mac)
- “40 Best Apps” (The Guardian)
- “Will Blow. Your. Mind.” (Gould Genealogy)
What users say:
- Awesome scanner for photos! (Jason R. Memphis)
- Easy enough for a 6 or 66 years old (Yabaaca)
- Simple and easy! (Michelle Blair)
- Who needs a desktop scanner.. (Jenny Eaton)
What you can do:
- Simultaneously capture, auto-crop multiple photos
- Fully automated cropping: A huge effort-saver
- Retro filters: Sepia, B&W, Sharpness and other
- Captions: Preserve cherished memories forever
- Albums: Easily organize your digital images
- Instant sharing: Facebook, Twitter, Google+, email
- Archiving: Save your nostalgia in Dropbox, iCloud
- Post to Picasa, Flickr, Instagram (via Camera Roll)
- Edit your photos: Manual cropping, quick editing
- No Internet needed to scan or view: No data costs
- Privacy: Full control over who sees your pics
- Leveling tool and automatic perspective correction
- Scan albums & framed pics (Flatbed scanners can't!)
- ‘5 Minute Guide’ on www.appinitio.com/picscanner
Download now, and try a dozen scans free! Unlimited scanning and transfers require a one-time in-app purchase.
+ Scan vintage prints, calendars, posters, postcards and vinyl covers.
+ Have fun posting & sharing Throwback Thursday or #tbt snapshots.
+ A must-have app for genealogy, scrapbooking and journaling lovers.
+ Foto crafts ideas on our Facebook and Pinterest pages: Easily turn scanned pictorial heritage into family history-themed keepsakes, heirloom mementos, illustrated family trees, memorial tributes and wallpapers.
For high resolution (DPI): (1) Use good lighting (2) Scan 1-2 pictures at a time (3) Do not zoom (4) Tap screen to focus and capture every detail (4) Hold camera steady.
For best cropping: (1) Place photos on white or plain paper, not multicolor or patterned surface (2) ½” gap between pics (3) Hold camera centered over and parallel to pics
This app is compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPad Air, iPad Mini and iPod Touch running iOS 8. It is not recommended for iPhone 3GS.
iPhone 4 users: If memory or processing power limitations cause a crash, exit all open apps and reboot iPhone (Hold down Power + Home buttons until Apple logo appears).
Screenshots and video credits:
Photos: Thanks to Flickr users Archmage01, Peter B. Nyren, A.Davey, Allan Henderson, TempusVolat, Film Camera
Music: Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
What's New in Version 2.1.3
+ More free scans & shares (12 + 12 now, versus 10 + 3 earlier.)
+ Other enhancements
The idea of scanning all my old pics into the computer to create my presentation did not thrill me. I found this as a recommended app. It's much faster and very easy to use. I like that you can rotate and crop so fast! Plus I can shoot out a pic to a friend. The only wish I had is that I could also text a pic. Otherwise it's great so far and I bought the full app because I was happy!!! Nice quality, simple app!
Discovered it in a web search. Was highly recommended and free to try! Easy to use, scans are clear, and editing can be done within the app if you choose. Album feature great for organizing. Worth the $2.99 after the 12 free scans. No problems at all. Tech support is very quick to answer any questions.
Better than a flatbed
This app is fast and easy to use! It's perfect for scanning photographs and documents, and for sharing them with others. I've been scanning and saving many of my old photographs and family treasures. I recommend it highly. I also strongly recommend you FIRST read the 5-Minute Guide...
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- Category: Photo & Video
- Updated: May 13, 2015
- Version: 2.1.3
- Size: 16.7 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: App Initio Limited
- © App Initio
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.
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