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Zoom Film Scanning
Zoom Film Scanning

Film Scanning

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We use a top of the range Noritsu HS1800 film scanner for scanning both 35mm and 120 medium format films, this allows for high quality digitisation of your negatives in a variety of outputs to suit all applications.

Place your order online and send us your film via post or drop it off at the lab in Manchester, we will then send you your scans via email and post your negatives back to you. To view our complete guide on how to send your film click here.

Please select whether your negatives are cut into strips or remain uncut.

Price is per entire roll of film.

Our turnaround time for film scanning is 1 - 2 working days. Please note the turnaround time is for the processing and scanning of your film, from the point we receive your film in the lab until you receive your scans via WeTransfer. Any shipping times are in addition to this.

Film Scanning


How To Order

Post it

Package your film securely, we recommend using a hard backed envelope to ensure your film reaches us safely. Don't forget to include your name and order number in your package. Find your nearest post office and post your film, we recommend you use a service that allows you to track your parcel.

Drop off

You can drop off and collect your film at our lab in Ancoats! Pop by the lab and ring our buzzer to give your film to a member of our team. You can either place your order in the lab or do it online before you visit. 

We can currently only accept drop offs and collections during our opening hours, so please refer to these before visiting.

Pop in

If you fancy a chat or need some extra advice you can visit our lab to discuss your needs with the team.

We do recommend sending us a quick email or instagram message before hand to ensure we can fully accomodate your visit.

Scan Resolutions

Low Resolution

1544 x 1024 pixels 

Approximately 4.52mb / 1.3mb on disk

Printable up to 6 x 4 

Medium Resolution

3088 x 2048 pixels

Approximately 18.1mb / 4.2mb on disk

Printable up to 12 x 8 / A4

High Resolution (JPEG)

6774 x 4492 pixels

Approximately 87.1mb / 19.3mb on disk

Printable up to 18 x 12 / A3

High Resolution (TIFF)

6774 x 4492 pixels 

Approximately 87.1mb / 87.1mb on disk

Printable up to 24 x 16 / A2

Please note print sizes are approximate and estimated at native scanner output at 300dpi and without image interpolation.

Turnaround Times

Film Scanning

1 - 2 working days once we receive your film

Please note these are the turnaround times for the processing and scanning of your film, from the point we receive your film in the lab until you receive your scans via WeTransfer.