Photo Restoration

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... Eventually I found a restorer which stood out from the rest as being very helpful and informative, this company is PCS Photo, on the web pcs-photo.co.uk, I was able to scan my photos and upload them on-line to their website, this is something I would recommend because it t means you never ... Read review

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Community Level 1aqua0

aqua0

Photo restoration by PCS Photo

AdvantagesPhotos you thought were damaged beyond repair can be digitaly restored

DisadvantagesThere are a lot of people offering this service but not may professionals

"...friend recommended I try a photo restorer, I didn't know there was such a thing! Checking the web I found that there was a plethora of companies out there offering this service, after contacting a number of them the one the result was very mixed, in fact I never received a reply from several of them. Eventually I found a restorer which stood out from the rest as being very helpful and informative, this company is PCS Photo, on the web pcs-photo.co.uk, ..." Read review
15.07.2004

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Community Level 1Janney4691

Janney4691

Sutton Photo Services

AdvantagesQuick service, cheap, professional, outstanding results. Would recommend them again

Disadvantagesnone

"...life. I contacted Sutton Photo Services purely because they were local but I also liked their web site both in looks and tone. Also they seemed quite competitive. I explained what I wanted. I had eight photo's of varying condition. Some I thought could not be repaired. Somewhere along the line one had been cut round to fit a photo frame. Another torn and scratched, I thought it just could not be done. But backgrounds were replaced and all damage ..." Read review
12.09.2005

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Community Level 1Stephen999

Stephen999

Restore Old Family Photographs

AdvantagesRestores and preserves irreplaceable photo's

DisadvantagesChoose carefully - lots of "cowboys" around!

"...site and call themselves a photo restorer. I did eventually find one company who were brilliant. Try searching for restoraphoto as that may get you some free advice. Avoid ads where the contact is a po box no. or they seem like a one man hobbiest. Make sure they are not cheap ink jet prints made using dye based inks as they will fade quickly. Ask if they use archival materials and how long the prints wil last. How long have they been in business? ..." Read review
12.02.2004

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Community Level 1JPete

JPete

Photo Restoration at Image-Restore.co.uk

AdvantagesFast Efficient Service

DisadvantagesToo far away from me, thank goodness for email!

"Photo Restoration at Image-Restore.co.uk My wife had an old photo of her and her dad, so I searched for Photo Restoration companies in my area. I found www.image-restore.co.uk who seemed to have an informative site and display a good selection of skills. I had seen other sites too and but felt that these chaps knew what they were talking about. Another way i found out about them was search for company reviews, and the many reviews I read on FreeIndex.co.uk ..." Read review
23.05.2008

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Community Level 1Peter70

Peter70

www.allscans.co.uk

AdvantagesCheap, easy to contact

Disadvantagesturnaround time

"I had 500 old photographs which i wanted to Scan. I came across this site called www.allscans.co.uk, which was local to my city. I posted my photographs to the given address on Monday, and I received them back the following tuesday. All of the photos were returned and to my relief none were missing. All the photos were scanned onto a CD. They even sent me a confirmation mail on receiving the photos, which in my opinion gives a significant peace of ..." Read review
10.11.2004

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