You need to sit for long hours to scan your photos. It is time-consuming but gives total control over to organize and store the photos. You can also have a lot of fun in cherishing old memories. Being organized, selective, prepared and checking the settings are some of the guidelines to be followed while digitizing your old pictures. You need to select the best flatbed scanner like Epson Perfection V39 or the Canon CanoScan LiDE220 to scan the old photos. If you want a film scanner, Kodak Scanza is the best portable option to get digital photos.