The best film scanners can take your film into the digital realm. Whether you've got an attic full of old negatives, or you're taking new photos with one of the best film cameras, a film scanner will fast become the easiest way for sharing your shots online. In this guide, we look at a few main types of scanners: dedicated film scanners, specialist flatbed scanners, and tools for scanning film with your digital camera. Film scanners are designed specifically for handling negatives. Cheaper scanners get through rolls of negatives very quickly, while more expensive ones usually take longer but reward you with a high-quality image.