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 23,810 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.



  • 10/10

    By Chicly monkey
    Best PhotoScan app ever! I use it all the time and am never disappointed!
  • Does not remove glare

    By lacey2$
    Does not remove glare from photos AT ALL. Can be very difficult to use because of this flaw. Otherwise is a pretty good app.
  • Awesome app!

    By Nitor69
    Very easy to use and scans photos nicely!

    By nfantolin
    All I can say is that it actually scans way better than my home scanner! Highly recommended! Happy Customer 😁
  • Simple tool, providing excellent results

    By Brian H2o
    I have been using this awesome tool to capture cherished family history. Thanks for such a wonderful app!!
  • Photo scan

    By Beckah9612
    Would be better if you more options to adjust the picture.
  • User

    By paperclipgal
    The quality of the scans is far superior to what I can get with my camera on my phone. Love it!
  • So Happy!

    By Grizz1991
    I’m so thankful I came across this app. It is so well made
  • Needs update for iPhone 11’s

    By JustinJCarberry
    Definitely needs stability improvements for iPhone 11 pros.
  • Great tool for quickly digitizing old photos!

    By RioCosina
    Great tool for quickly digitizing old photos!