Google says what you’re getting with PhotoScan app “is not just a photo of a photo”, but something better, with no glare at all. It only takes a few seconds to scan each photo. PhotoScan automatically straightens images, detects edges, and rotates them to the correct orientation.
PhotoScan by Google Photos official Description:
Photos from the past, meet scanner from the future. PhotoScan is a new app from Google Photos that lets you scan and save your favorite printed photos using your phone’s camera.
PhotoScan app features:
– Get glare-free scans with an easy step-by-step capture flow
– Automatic cropping based on edge detection
– Straight, rectangular scans with perspective correction
– Smart rotation, so your photos stay right-side-up no matter which way you scan them