PhotoScan by Google Photos

PhotoScan by Google Photos

By Google LLC

  • Category: Photo & Video
  • Release Date: 2016-11-15
  • Current Version: 1.5.1
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 102.87 MB
  • Developer: Google LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
Score: 5
From 23,308 Ratings


Photos from the past, meet scanner from the future. PhotoScan is a new app from Google Photos that lets you scan and save your favorite printed photos using your phone’s camera. PICTURE PERFECT AND GLARE FREE Don’t just take a picture of a picture. Create enhanced digital scans, wherever your photos are. – Get glare-free scans with an easy step-by-step capture flow – Automatic cropping based on edge detection – Straight, rectangular scans with perspective correction – Smart rotation, so your photos stay right-side-up no matter which way you scan them SCAN IN SECONDS Capture your favorite printed photos quickly and easily, so you can spend less time editing and more time looking at your bad childhood haircut. For documents and photos in glare-free environments, toggle off glare removal for even faster scans. SAFE AND SEARCHABLE WITH GOOGLE PHOTOS Back up your scans with the free Google Photos app to keep them safe, searchable, and organized. Bring your scans to life with movies, filters, and advanced editing controls. And share them with anyone, just by sending a link.



  • Toss Away Your Old Scanners!

    By Skjds
    Wow, I’m going to get to toss away two old scanners, after all these years! Ease of use, quality scans, and so fast and convenient. This app is life changing. Now I have to figure out what up do with all the extra time I’d set aside to scan our old family photos. Thank you!
  • Photo Scan

    By Sasquatch/Big Foot
    A great app for capturing business cards.
  • Great way to digitize a scrapbook

    By Zibbadeux
    I’m backing up my creative memories albums digitally. The app will take a clear image with no glare even through the plastic page protectors. I’m taking photos of 12x12 pages and it works great.
  • They could make it scan documents as well.

    By Mysubscription
    They could make a best clean high resolution low size scanner app which can save in pdf of image format. Make sync with your gmail account gmail drive as well as stay on phone folder where in sub folder could be photo another could be scan documents. Option to tag with keywords and title change so that one can find them back easily.
  • Keep photos Forever

    By VikingsTwinsMan
    Love photo scan for preserving my old photos for the long term!
  • Incredible

    By Jennarifer
    Great app!
  • Invaluable!!!

    By Guacaipuro
    This app is one that does exactly what it says it will do and does it amazingly quick and accurately... A must be in the toolbox of anyone that deals with old photos.
  • Easy to use!

    By Porsche Mom
    I found an old picture book in storage and quickly scanned all the pictures. So easy!
  • Great app but needs to be updated

    By jerry92648
    Great app but needs to be updated
  • Perfect pics!

    By NDGirl113
    This scan app totally works well I’m taking out the glare of pictures you want to take with your phone camera! Love it!