Displayed price is the charge for scanning a single medium format transparency
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Option Headline If you choose... ...your order changes... Service Level Premium Using an airbrush, dust is carefully blown from both sides of each medium format transparency before being scanned. Perfect for a better quality archive or if you might want to print your medium format scans later. Standard Medium format transparencies will be scanned as they are. Fine for archiving on your home computer or sharing online. Resolution DPI 1200dpi Turns a 6cm by 6cm medium format transparency into a 7.6 megapixel digital photo that you could print at up to 10" square in size without loss of quality. 2400dpi Turns a 6cm by 6cm medium format transparency into a 30.6 megapixel digital photo that you could print at up to 19" square in size without loss of quality. 4800dpi Turns a 6cm by 6cm medium format transparency into a 122.6 megapixel digital photo that you could print at up to 38" square in size without loss of quality. Rapid Service Yes Prioritises your order. An order of up to 500 medium format transpaerencies will be processed within five working days of receipt. If your order is larger than this, we will still prioritise your order, and will provide you with an estimate for completion when we receive it. No Your order will be processed when we can. Qty The number of negatives you want us to scan. If you've got a lot you'd like us to scan, just provide an estimate: we'll either give you a refund if you've ordered too many, or send you an invoice if too few. A good rule of thumb is that a single, mounted medium format transparency weighs about 10g; the mount adds about 8g.
What this scanning service applies to
Medium format refers to any stills camera film that is around 6cm wide (2 1/2" in old money). These could either be negatives or positives. Occasionally they will be mounted, but they might be in strips. However they are presented to us, we will be able to scan them.
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