Film Type Comparison Guide


Have a hodgepodge of old slides and film? Use our comparison guide to sort through it all!
Choose from Standard or Non-Standard Slides & Film to Medium & Large Format Film.


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Standard Slide & Negative Strip Pricing

Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
35mm
35mm
7.3 2500 39¢ 35mm film mounted in 2x2" cardboard or plastic mounts.  Slides in glass mounts must be removed from the glass and mounted in cardboard or plastic mounts.  See Slide FAQ.
 
12 3200 49¢
18.7 4000 69¢
Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
35mm Half Frame
35mm
3.3 2500 39¢ Mounted in 2x2" cardboard or plastic mounts, but the image is half the size of 35mm.

You may want to consider 3200dpi for these if your want the resulting file size to be closer to regular 35mm.
5.5 3200 49¢
8.6 4000 69¢
Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
110
(in 2x2 mounts)
35mm
1.8 2500 39¢ 110 slides in 2x2" cardboard or plastic mounts are the same price as the 35mm and 126.

Please keep in mind the smaller film size when selecting DPI.
3.0 3200 49¢
4.8 4000 69¢
Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
126
35mm
6.2 2500 39¢ 126 slides mounted in a 2x2" cardboard or plastic mounts. The film size is square, not rectangular like 35mm.

The pricing is the same as 35mm Slides.
10.2 3200 49¢
16 4000 69¢
Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
35mm
Negative Strips
35mm
7.3 2500 54¢ Pricing for 35mm negatives is per frame/image for negative strips containing 2 or more frames with every frame on the strip scanned.  We cannot scan individually selected frames on the strip but we allow you to delete unwanted scans with our Don't Want Don't Pay feature. See details.

For single frame 35mm there is a handling fee of $1.00 per 35mm single frame, as a special adapter is required.

See our Negative Scanning FAQ for more information.

Please Note: Some Black and White Negatives cannot use Digital ICE.
12 3200 69¢
18.7 4000 89¢
Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
35mm Half Frame
Negative Strips
35mm
3.3 2500 54¢ The frame size is half that of a regular 35mm.  Every frame on the strip of 2 or more must be scanned.

We recommend scanning at 3200dpi so the final image size will be closer to a 35mm size.
5.5 3200 69¢
8.6 4000 89¢
Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
APS
35mm
12.3 4000 49¢ Pricing for APS film is per frame with every frame in the developed canister being scanned.
APS Panoramic mode photos will be scanned, also.  The per frame price is the same.
     

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Non-Standard Slide & Negative Strip Pricing

Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
110 Pocket Slides
(in 1x1 mounts)
35mm
1.8 2500 89¢ 110 slides in 1x1" cardboard or plastic mounts, also known as "Pocket Slides", require special handling for scanning.
3.0 3200 99¢
4.8 4000 $1.19
Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
3D Stereo Slides
35mm
3.5 2500 89¢ We have two options for scanning 3D Stereo Slides:

1. Cut stereo slide mount in half and scan on Nikon 9000.

2. Scan on Nikon 9000 without cutting mount in half for $0.50 handling fee per image.

Only one side will be scanned unless the customer notes they would like both sides.

If Stereo slides are in glass or steel mounts, a $1.00 handling fee will be added per slide to remove the film for scanning.
6.9 3200 99¢
10.8 4000 $1.19
Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
127 Superslides
35mm
14 2500 89¢ 127mm Superslides in 2x2" cardboard or plastic mounts.

Film size is approximately 1.5x1.5". Scanned at 2500 dpi, image size is 3750x3750, 14 megapixels.
23 3200 99¢
36 4000 $1.19
Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
110
Negative Strips
35mm
1.8 2500 89¢ Pricing for 110 negatives is per frame for negative strips containing 2 or more frames with every frame on the strip scanned.

Please keep in mind the smaller film size when selecting DPI.
3.0 3200 99¢
4.8 4000 $1.19
Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
126
Negative Strips
35mm
6.2 2500 89¢ Film size is square, not rectangular like 35mm.

Pricing for 126 negatives is per frame for negative strips containing 2 or more frames with every frame on the strip scanned.
10.2 3200 99¢
16 4000 $1.19
Film Type MP DPI Per Scan Comments
Disc Negative
Disc Negative
.78 2500 89¢ The fifteen 11x8mm images are arranged around the outside of the disc.
Every frame on the disc must be scanned.
Please keep the smaller film size in mind when choosing dpi. We generally recommend 4000 dpi on this film
1.2 3200 99¢
2 4000 $1.19

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Medium & Large Format Film Pricing

Film Type Size MP DPI Per Scan Comments
Medium Format
126mm
2.4x 1.6" 8.6 1500 $1.49 Medium Format Film is between 3.8 x 3 .8 cm and 6 x 9 cm (1.5 x 1.5 inches up to 2.4 x 3.5 inches )
15.3 2000 $1.99
34.5 3000 $4.50
61 4000 $8.00
2x2" 9 1500 $1.49
16 2000 $1.99
36 3000 $4.50
64 4000 $8.00
2.4x 3.5" 18.9 1500 $1.49
33.6 2000 $1.99
75.6 3000 $4.50
134.4 4000 $8.00
Film Type Size MP DPI Per Scan Comments
Large Format
126mm
3x5" 5.4 600 $1.99 Large Format is for Negatives above 2.4"x 3.5" to 4"x5".

Digital ICE cannot be used on Large Format Negatives.
15 1000 $2.99
4x5" 7.2 600 $1.99
20 1000 $2.99
Film Type Size MP DPI Per Scan Comments
127
35mm
1.5 x1.5" 5 1500 $1.49 127 Negative film is approx 1.5"x1.5".

Please keep the larger film size in mind when choosing dpi.
9 2000 $1.99
20 3000 $4.50
36 4000 $8.00

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