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Holiday Shipping Dates at ScanCafe

Please note: customer service inquiries are answered fastest at admin@scancafe.com. We will also have special holiday customer support hours from 7am to noon, PT, on December 24th. There are 4 kinds of holiday-related ScanCafe gifts that we can deliver by December 23, 2011, depending on when you place your order: GIFT DELIVERY REQUIREMENTS ScanCafe standard […]

Our 60 Millionth Scan

Thanks to you, ScanCafe has just hit a major milestone: We’ve scanned our 60 millionth piece of media! Not only does that make us the #1 scanning service, we’ve scanned far more photos, slides, videos and negatives than any other service out there. So, what kind of media was number 60, 000, 000? A VHS-C — […]

Back to School, in the Old Days

It’s just about time for school years to start again, which is a cruel thought for students here at the end of one of the hotter summers on record. What do you remember about going back to school, yourself? Was it that feeling of brand new blue jeans, or saddle oxfords? Or just a feeling […]

Answers to Our Summer Quiz

We remembered our fantastic national parks a few weeks ago with a promotional quiz based on this photo. It’s an old stereograph, produced by the thousands in the days before glossy travel magazines, and you can even browse through the Online Archive of California’s impressive online collection. The person in the picture is standing on […]

A Rare Lincoln Photo, Restored

This weekend, while you’re getting ready for your barbecues, we wanted to share a special photo with you to get you into the spirit of the holiday. Taken during one of Abraham Lincoln’s final portrait sittings in February, 1865, the original negative was cracked and discarded. This scan (above left) was made by the Library […]