Photo, Video & Movie to Digital Services Chicago | ScanCafe

Photo Scanning, Video, and Movie Transfer Services Chicago

ScanCafe now offers high quality digitizing services for photo, video, and home moviemaking enthusiasts in the Windy City. Old photos fade while videos and home movies deteriorate at alarming rates. All of these family heirlooms should be preserved for future generations to enjoy. Whether you have pics or videos of favorite sports teams, the Mag Mile, gorgeous lakefront, or any other subjects, ScanCafe is dedicated to preserving your precious Chi-Town memories.

Where Are Our Offices Located in Chicago?

ScanCafe is conveniently located at 2700 West Belmont Avenue, Suite B, Chicago, Illinois. Our business is:

  • A couple of blocks east of the Belmont Blue Line stop
  • Just west of the Chicago River
  • A few blocks west of Western Avenue
  • South of Lane Tech High School

Our office is open for walk-ins on Tuesday and Wednesday from 10:00 to 4:00pm, and any other day by appointment. Please call 888-546-1680 to schedule an appointment.

What Services Do We Provide?

Boxes of old photos, slides, movies, or videos deserve better than sitting in the corner of a damp basement or shelf of a closet collecting dust and suffering the vagaries of time! ScanCafe offers award-winning quality and guaranteed safety at industry-beating prices. Our top-quality digitizing services preserve family histories and document lifetimes. If you’re looking for the best quality photo scanning in Chicago to convert your treasure trove of photo albums, old videos, or movies, rest assured. ScanCafe handles all orders with TLC and transforms them into forever memories.

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How Transferring Any Media to Digital Works

We’ve designed the entire process to be as PAIN-FREE as possible.

Drop off
Place your order online or in-person at our Chicago office. Drop off your photos, videos, or movies in Chicago and we will take care of the rest for you.

ScanCafe's Technicians
Your photos, videos, or movies will be transferred to our state-of-the-art Indianapolis lab and you can pick them up in Chicago within a 3-4 week turnaround time.

Enjoy & Share
The end result – photo, video, or movie memories safely transferred to a digital download, DVD, or USB drive.

Chicago Photo Scanning

We have saved more than 150 million images by digitizing them – and this is reflected in glowing testimonials from satisfied customers. Selecting ScanCafe photo scanning service in Chicago is the best way to protect your precious images from fading away or being forgotten, lost, or damaged. When you choose ScanCafe to scan photos to digital in Chicago, here are a few ways our photo scanning stands out from the crowd:

  • Scanned and repaired by hand, one-by-one
  • Photo fixes (e.g. cropping, scratch and dust removal, color correction)
  • High 600 dpi resolution allows 2x enlargement
  • Door-to-door, safe, and guaranteed tracking

Chicago Home Movie Transfer

ScanCafe can transform 8mm, 16mm, 35mm, and Super 8 movie film into treasures you can share. At ScanCafe, we don't digitize movie film by threading your reels onto a machine and coming back when the process is finished. Our home movie transfer services go above and beyond the norm:

  • HD scans that capture details
  • Full frame scanning with nothing cropped out
  • Scene-by-scene color correction
  • Free digital download with USB Drive or DVD options

Chicago Video Scanning

If you’re looking for the best company for video transfer in Chicago, ScanCafe is the answer! Our vast experience and expertise converting VHS, Mini DV, Hi8, and VHS-C to digital formats includes:

  • Like-new picture quality
  • Safe, guaranteed handling
  • Free digital download with USB Drive or DVD options

Our stellar services set us apart as much as the iconic Willis Tower and John Hancock building stand out in the Chicago skyline! Try our services today and discover the ScanCafe difference.