Never discard a photograph - it is a record of a unique moment in time

Photo revival - repair and restoration - photo engineering

Steps to photo revival

  • Our free expert assessment of your photo collection (slides, photographs etc)

  • Receiving and advising on your brief of restorative work required

  • Explanation of the work needed and estimated time frame and cost

  • Authority to proceed or not. No work = no charge.

  • Your collection is cared for as if it were our own

  • Revival work is digital and 100% non destructive

  • Finished images are transferred to archive quality CD/DVD

  • Image owner retains copyright - we do not store finished images on any retrieval system

  • In house A3 and A4 Pro photo printing is available at very reasonable rates.

  • Various other outsourced printing options, up to A0 size, can be advised and arranged.

  • Our simple motto - "it doesn't leave our studio until we love it"



We love a box of slides, photos or transparencies brought to us for assessment and revival - major or minor. There aren't many old photos that don't warrant some level of restoration. No image is totally worthless as each records that moment in time, never to be repeated.

A collection of old photographs, slides, even historic newspaper clippings, all of these have value to your family and some may have

serious historic value. All are worth preserving. Our Photo Engineering service is image reconstruction, true to the original or with elements digitally  removed or replaced. We have been favoured with permission to reproduce the image above of the young Lady with her cherished Scottish Terrier. This picture was recovered and recreated from several water stained fragments.


As deep image restoration can be time consuming and expensive, scanning and archiving may be all you need and we offer this economical option which does not include any revival work. Any individual image restoration work can be considered and commenced at any time.

Contact Alex  now for a free photo collection appraisal - your place or ours


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