What is ScanCafe's Value Kit?

ScanCafe in a Box. Save up to 29% vs. our à la carte service with our Value Kit, when you send us standard media only: Paper Photos (both color and B&W), 35mm Slides or 35mm Color Negatives.

  • 3000dpi resolution (600 dpi photos)
  • Prepay for your scans (one time payment)1
  • Shipping Kit sent to your home
  • UPS Tracked shipping & safe handling guarantee
  • Share scans on facebook
  • No review (no ability to delete scans)
  • Other media types included charged at list price

USA Express is not available with our Value Kit. Empty Value Kits are dispatched from our facility via UPS within 2-3 business days of you placing an order. You can expect to receive it in 3-5 business days from the time we dispatched it (longer if you live in Alaska or Hawaii). Media processing typically takes 3-5 weeks and return shipping takes 3-5 business days via UPS.

1One time payment is applicable, only if std media count doesn't exceed the valuekit limitation.
*Not available for Canadian residents. Media processed in our Indianapolis facility.


Shipping Kit is sent to your home*

How the ScanCafe Value Kit Works


When you receive the ship kit from us, all you need to do is pack up your Standard Media (i.e. printed photos, 35mm slides or 35mm negatives), seal your kit, apply the pre-paid shipping label and drop it at a UPS store or drop off counter.


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Price Per Scan
(Standard media: prints,35mm negatives,35mm slides)
34¢ - 46¢
48¢ - 61¢
Quantity Discount Yes No
Minimum Order Yes
(start at $230.00)
Review Process & Pay Only For What You Want Option
(20% discard)
No Yes
Ship Kit Sent To Your Home Yes No
USA Express Service Option
(we process most orders in 8-10 business days)
No Yes
Pro Options
(TIFF files for Professionals etc)
No Yes
Digital Download Yes Yes*
Equipment / Quality Same Equipment
Standard Enhancement
Same Equipment
Premium Enhancement
Flat Fee Shipping Yes No
Share on Facebook Yes Yes

*Only JPEG files, not TIFF or video files.

Value Kit Price

save upto 65% vs. our à la carte service by ordering our Value Kit

500 Scans 46¢ $230.00
1000 Scans 43¢ $430.00
2000 Scans 40¢ $800.00
5000 Scans 37¢ $1850.00
10000 Scans 34¢ $3400.00

*The price as indicated is for standard media (35mm slides, negatives and photos upto 8 X 10 only).
If your media count exceeds the quantity of your kit, the extra scans will be charged at your kit's unit price. If you include other media type, you will be charged as per list price.

Flat Fee Shipping

Shipping Costs for Value Kit are as follows:

  • $27.45 for 500 scans.
  • $32.95 for 1000 scans.
  • $43.95 for 2000 scans.
  • $54.95 for 5000 scans.
  • $76.95 for 10000 scans.
Unlike our à la carte service, we send you an empty box full of packing materials and a prepaid shipping label, prior to your sending your order in. Once your order is complete, your originals and USB Drive (if selected) with the scans are shipped back to your address. Shipping to and from is done via UPS tracked ground service and the delivery status of your order can be tracked online.

$1000 Safe Handling Guarantee

All of our safety features add up to one thing: safety so strong that if you follow our packing tips, we guarantee it.


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