PhotoScan by Google Photos


PhotoScan is a scanning application offered by Google Photos that allows users to scan and save their treasured printed photos utilizing their phone's camera.
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Apr 20, 2023
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PhotoScan, an application provided by Google Photos, enables users to effortlessly scan and preserve their cherished printed photographs using their phone’s camera.

Say goodbye to subpar images of photos, and say hello to enhanced digital scans, no matter where your photos are located.

– Achieve glare-free scans effortlessly with a step-by-step capture process
– Automatic cropping based on edge detection
– Obtain straight, rectangular scans with perspective correction
– Smart rotation, ensuring your photos remain upright, regardless of how you scan them

Scan in a matter of seconds

Quickly and easily capture your favorite printed photos, freeing up more time to reminisce over your past memories, including the awful haircuts.

Secure and easily searchable with Google Photos

Keep your scans safe, organized, and searchable by backing them up with the Google Photos app. Utilize advanced editing tools, filters, and create movies with your scans. Share your scans with anyone by simply sharing a link.

What's new

Easier capture and save

Scanned photos are saved to your device on capture.

Improved corner editor

In addition to the corners, you can now drag the edges to adjust the automatic cropping of your scanned photo.