Photographic Negative & Positive Film Digitisation Services | Oxford UK

Archiving and Scanning Digitisation at Oxford Duplication Centre

Medium Format Film Scanning Format Film Scanning Solutions in Oxfordshire UK

Photographic Film Digitisation Services to National Archive Standards

Oxford Duplication Centre provide high quality 35mm positive and negative photographic film scanning services, using high-resolution flatbed and Imacon virtual drum scanners and multi-batch scanners, to output the highest resolutions suitable for photographic film.  

Our expert technicians have a  wealth of experience with photographic film, including the complications associated with nitrate, acetate and polyester film types    Our scanners can offer resolutions to suit your requirements, creating any output you require including TIFF Archival, TIFF Publication, Imacon High-Precision and JPEG10.   

Enhancements:  All negatives and positives are individually assessed by an experienced technician and adjustments are made using Adobe Archival Tone and Sharpening to optimise the resulting scan.  Professional film archive scanning to TIFF, JPEG images all adhering to National Archive Standards.

Imacon Virtual Drum Scanning Solutions for Professional Print Requirements

Our studio can offer Imacon Hasselblad Flextight digitisation for all transparencies upto 5x7" in 16-bit full colour RAW TIFF uncompressed files.  Flextight is ideal for professionals who require the finest quality with incredible detail, preserving your transparencies to high quality RAW image files.  

Medium Format Photographic Film Scanning Services | Oxford UK

Medium format negatives go up to 4x5″.  Any negatives above 4x5″ or above is classed as . large format negatives. 4x5" negatives are the most common medium format size, made popular by the camera models of the 1930s-1950s. Our professional film scanners are designed specifically for handling and bringing out the highest quality images from negatives.

We offer 2 digitising options depending on your requirements:

Imacon Virtual Drum Scanning TIFF 6800dpi
Flatbed Scanning TIFF or JPEG Options to 6800dpi

Please follow the below links for 35mm film, glass plates and large transparencies, which are priced differently due to the more complex nature of digitising these formats.    


Please contact our office 01865 457000 or email cheryl@oxfordduplicationcentre.com

DPI FORMAT 1 10 25 50 100 250 500 1000 5000 10000
>6800 Virtual Drum TIFF 15.00 7.00 3.50 3.25 3.00 2.75 2.50 2.25 2.00 1.75
>4800 Archival TIFF 10.00 5.00 2.50 2.25 2.00 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00 0.75
>3200 Standard JPEG 7.00 3.50 1.75 1.50 1.25 1.00 1.00 0.75 0.70 0.65
Professional and Archival TIFF Negative and Positive Photographic Film Scanning
This service involves Adobe lab processing for unsharp masking and toning. Perfect for archiving, publications and professional printing.



Our offices are open Monday to Thursday 8am-4pm Friday 8am - 3pm

Our offices and large customer parking are located at the back of our premise, 29b Rear Part Banbury Road, Kidlington OX5 1AQ, behind the large green building attached, opposite Benmead Road.

Contact Us 01865 457000 or email cheryl@oxfordduplicationcentre.com