How to Convert Quondam Motion-picture show Negatives to Digital Photos
These apps make it easy to turn negatives into a positive.
April 29, 2021
Wanna play a game? Effort this: Tell your kids that when y’all were younger you took
with cameras that required flick, and every fourth dimension you lot wanted to see your pictures you had to drop off your negatives at a store to exist developed. And so ask them if they call back you are older or younger than Abe Lincoln. We’ll expect!
While we all love the instant gratification of scrolling through the pictures on our phones (and taking ane less trip to the store), at that place’s something about the love and care that went into each and every canister of motion picture—not to mention the babyhood nostalgia when you rifle through a box filled with one-time photos and undeveloped rolls of film. If y’all want to
add erstwhile family photos to your Chatbooks
, in that location’due south a way to
those negatives—without leaving home (or spending any money)! Here’s how to add together your family’s onetime moving picture negatives to your camera coil…
For iPhone Users
Apple users take a few complimentary app options to choose from, including the
app, which scans your film negatives using your phone. With the aid of a backlight (like a bright white laptop screen) in a dark room, the AI-powered app converts negatives into digital photos by inverting negative colors.
For Android Users
Bring the darkroom to your firm! Using the
Photo Negative Scanner
app on Google Play, you lot but need a backlight to create digital images from your negatives (this can exist created by turning up the effulgence on your computer’south screen). The scanner converts film in real-time, meaning yous’ll run across the original photos as you concord your camera over the strips.
How to Upload Photos to the Chatbooks App
Once the photos are in your camera roll, tap on the
on your home screen. After you’ve logged in, cull a product (like Monthbooks for 30 pages of memories every month or a Standard photograph volume to keep all your onetime photos) and brainstorm adding photos from your camera curl. It’southward that easy!