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Digital Scanning and Slide Scanning

Alpha offers digital scanning of 35mm film strips andmounted slides (positives and negative, color or monochrome). Max scanning area is 24.3mm x 36.5mm. Our flatbed scanner can scan up to 12” x 18” at 600 dpi. We also offer digital retouching at an hourly or project rate.

How to send your files

Standard and Acceptable Software File Types:

Adobe Illustrator, Indesign and Photoshop CS7 (CC) and earlier versions; Adobe Acrobat version 10 and earlier. (PDF), Microsoft Word/Excel/Powerpoint (PDFs preferred.) For all Illustrator files, please outline your fonts. For Indesign files, please package and send a .zip file.

Instructions for preparing/creating proper print-ready files:

If using a web based transfer system, we recommend wetransfer.com or hightail.com. We can download your file and send you a digital proof. Once your digital proof is approved, we can get your order into production immediately and let you know the turnaround time.

Request a Quote/Upload File

  • Accepted file types: ai, doc, docx, jpg, pdf, png, psd, zip.
    Acceptable file types: ai, doc, docx, jpg, pdf, png, psd, zip
    For files over 8MB, please use a file transfer website such as WeTransfer.com