Photo Organizers Rejoice: #GooglePhotos Just Got Even Better

Google PhotosIt’s no secret that we’re BIG fans of Google Photos around here. It’s not just us either—anyone currently using the Google Photos app on their smartphone is probably in the same boat. In fact, this incredible app has been able to gain 200 million active monthly users in just one year on the market—and we’re not surprised.


What did surprise us, however, was yesterday’s big news.


Last week, we would have told you that one of the best functionalities of this app is its ability to organize all of those hundreds of digital photos we take every single day. In light of their recent announcement, we have the following new and exciting improvements to look forward to.


Meet Albums: an organizer’s dream come true


Ah, the dreaded digital clutter. Fortunately, Photos’ new feature, Albums, is here to clean that clutter right up. After an event, trip, holiday or vacation, the app will auto-create an album for you—one that is made up of all your best shots. Yes, the app will comb through your seemingly endless amounts of photos from an event and pick the best ones to suggest within the new album. It’s your own personal digital photo organizer.


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5 Fast Ideas for Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gifts

Last-Minute Mother’s Day GiftsWe hate to be the ones to break it to you, but it’s already May. We’re not entirely sure how this happened, but think it’s possibly related to fun being had while time was in flight.


Now that it’s officially May, it means you now have less than a day to perfect your salsa recipe for Cinco de Mayo, and, more importantly, only three shopping days left before Mother’s Day on May 8th. While we can’t help you with the salsa recipe (or can we?), we do have a few thoughtful Mother’s Day gift ideas to help out our fellow last-minute shoppers. Check it out:


1. Canvas Print


Take a family photo, or other treasured snapshot, and convert it into a work of art!  These days it’s easy to get your favorite memory printed on professional canvas so that it’s ready to hang mom’s living room on May 8th. You really don’t need to worry that you’ve waited too long—Walgreens offers same-day photo canvas services available in select locations, with pricing starting at $29.99.


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Reviews: What People Are Saying About

Running and navigating a business is tough. But, the best way to identify how you are doing is ask. At, feedback is critical.


We want to hear the good and bad. A principle reason for our 26-years in business is to constantly seek out input and find out how we are helping people across the world digitize their pictures. Below are a sampling of real customers sharing their feedback. Thank you to all why replied and shared their experience. We are so fortunate to have you as part of the ScanMyPhoto experience.



Excellent service. High quality scans. Great price.
April 27, 2016


Make sure you read all the details for how to mail your photos. Do the upgrade to 600 DPI.
April 23, 2016


Simple and easy just as the instructions said.
April 15, 2016


Good quality digital photos from prints. Returned in a reasonable time period.
April 10, 2016


Easy directions to follow for mailing photos to be scanned. Quick turnaround time for receiving CD and photos.
March 29, 2016


Quick turnaround. Very pleased!
March 21, 2016


Great service! If you follow the very detailed directions your pictures will be scanned as outlined.
March 16, 2016


Just follow their directions carefully, and you will be satisfied!!
March 16, 2016


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