iPhone app gives treasured photos new life

David Pierini (Cult of Mac) reviews the new photo scanner app Pic Scanner Gold, and finds it to be a worthy successor to Pic Scanner, which first won him over to the idea of using his smartphone as a picture scanner.
Cropping is easy with Pic Scanner Gold.
Photo: David Pierini/Cult of Mac

“For longer than I have allowed myself to believe, the iPhone has been called a scanner that fits in your pocket. But if I wanted a high-quality copy of an old photograph, I still sought out a flatbed scanner, presuming the results would be superior to taking a picture of a picture with a phone.

But the iPhone camera, as maybe you are tired of hearing, improves with each generation and the so-called scanner apps prove more valuable as a way to copy a photograph for sharing and even printing. One such app is the new Pic Scanner Gold.”

Read full review here: http://www.cultofmac.com/455237/pic-scanner-gold-app-adds-polish-treasured-photos/

Download the app here: https://itunes.apple.com/app/id1124131441