Restore your photos

Let us help you restore and improve the quality of torn, scratched or faded photographs using the latest technology.

Enhancements include:

  • restoring faded prints, colour balance or contrast
  • removing scratches, colour casts, red-eye, creases and other blemishes
  • repairing torn or missing areas
  • enhancing photographs by cropping, toning and removing unwanted backgrounds
  • enlarging or reducing photographs
  • restoring images from broken glass plates.

Images can be printed in size up to 18x12 inches on high quality glossy paper and can also be made available digitally.

The prices in the table below should be used a guide. We can give you a price once we have seen your photographs. All prices for photographic restoration exclude postage.

Photo restoration prices and levels: Reading left to right for the restoration level, service offered, reproduction size and price, then down for each level.
Restoration Service Reproduction size Price
Level 1
  • Straight scan and copy print only
Up to A4
Up to A3
Larger than A3 to A1
£11.00
£22.00
£44.00

Level 2
  • Adjustment of contrast and brightness
  • Removal of damaged edges
  • Removal of red-eye in main subject
  • Clean small damaged areas of the background
Scan and copy print up to max A3 £19.80
Level 3
  • All of level 2 plus
  • Adjustment of colour balance
  • Removal of some small creases from subject and background (but not detailed areas)
Scan and copy print
up to max A3
£33.00
Level 4
  • All of level 3 plus
  • Removing and replacing unwanted background
  • Repairing detailed areas where possible
  • Adding an object from another image
  • Providing image from broken glass plate (up to 4 pieces)
Scan and copy print
up to max A3
£52.80

Supply of images on CD

  • From £6.60 to £27.50 depending on size.

To order or request a quotation print out and complete the restoration order form below, detailing your requirements, and send your photographs to the Record Office.

 If you would like to discuss your order contact us.

Before and after example of restored photo
Before and after restoration
 
Last updated:
11 July 2019
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