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Saving precious photos and documents
for future generations

Vivid Recollection is a professional imaging studio specialising in digital photo restoration, document duplication and archival printing.

Our services are easily accessible across Australia. To get started, upload your photo through our website, or send the original direct to us by registered post. You can also have your image scanned at one of our partner businesses. We’ll create a beautiful new image for you to download and share. We can also make prints on long-lasting archival paper.

For a quick quote use your smartphone to take a snapshot of your image and SMS it to 0418 896 932.

Photo Restoration

Hover your mouse or swipe over the image to compare before and after.

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restoration of a creased photo from world war II
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Restoration of a faded wedding photo from the 1940s

Digital Document Restoration and Duplication

Old posters, maps, charts and certificates digitally repaired
and beautifully reproduced on fine art paper. See more

How to get your photos to us

To restore photos we need a digital copy of the original.
There are three ways to make this happen:

Upload your digital image

Scan at 600dpi JPEG format at any Officeworks or use your own scanner. Then upload your digital image to our Dropbox.

Scan at one of our locations

We’re headquartered in Canberra, and work with framers in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Newcastle, Gosford and Adelaide.
See locations for details.

Mail your photos to us for scanning

Send by registered post to
Vivid Recollection
GPO Box 443, Canberra ACT 2601

What Our Customers Say

“Vivid Recollection did a fantastic job scanning and restoring archival photos from RØDE’s company history. Throughout the process their communication was professional and prompt – an absolute pleasure to deal with.”
Scott E, Silverwater NSW

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“Grandad passed nearly 30 years ago and all we’ve had is a damaged black and white photo. We now have a colourised, perfectly restored image of him in our home. Incredible work. We are very happy customers indeed!”
Paul G, Canberra ACT

“You’ve brought tears to my eyes, so many happy precious memories I can share with the rest of the family. Just perfect.”
Andrea R, Wahroonga NSW

guide to digitising photo collections

Guide to digitising photos

A useful guide to scanning photos, with tips on resolution settings, software, cloud storage and printing. Read the article here.