Restoring rememberability while reviving precious memories.
Using photo editing software with innovation and originality.

My Photorestore

Upload your scanned damaged photographs directly to our ‘Get an Estimate’ page for a free assessment and quote ! 

Or call now  010 541 1384


About Us?

Our Snap Story

We provide photo repair, photo reconstruction, photo colourisation and colour enhancement.

My Photorestore is an online Service and formed by professional artists dedicated to affordable digital photo editing services. There is no doubt that old photos are priceless treasures. Unfortunately for many years being the enemies of photographs: light, humidity and heat leads to deterioration in photograph’s quality. We can digitally restore faded, stained and damaged photos of any type. We can reconstruct damaged areas. Using digital computer techniques we can repair, retouch, restore, reconstruct and enhance your damaged photographs.

Years of experience in digital photographic techniques and our creativity allow us to restore old photos back to their original condition. We supply the highest quality services not only for professionals. Now we offer a wide range of photo restoration services to every individual consumer!

Services We Offer

See our servies below

Photo Restoration

Minor Restoration

Remove any small marks or spots, scratches, small rips, tears and minor moisture or fire damage.

Standard Restoration 

Repair holes, larger marks, scratches, rips, tears and standard moisture or fire damage. Includes any minor restoration.

Major Restoration

Repair extensive marks, scratches, rips or tears and extensive moisture or fire damage damage. Includes any standard restoration.

Photo Colourisation

Convert black and white to colour

Replace black and white with original colours

Replace Black and White with optional colours


Convert black and white to sepia

Replace Black and White with preferred brown sepia tones

Photo Reconstruction

Minor Reconstruction

Reconstructing small pieces missing and can include objects, textures and backgrounds or people.

Standard Reconstruction

Reassembling moderate size missing pieces and includes objects, textures, backgrounds and partially missing people and faces.

Major Reconstruction

Reconstructing extensive areas of objects, textures, backgrounds. Only Partially missing faces and bodies can be reconstructed.

Colour Enhancement

Basic Colour Enhancement

Enhance and restore colours that have faded minimally  over time.


Advanced Colour Enhancement

Enhance and restore colours that have faded extensively over time.

Enhance and restore colours that have faded slightly over time.


Orders & Pricing


At the beginning please familiarise yourself with our photo editing services costs. Prices depend on the extent of damage and size of your order.

We guarantee lower prices for large orders!

We have made it simple to place your order on MyPhotorestore

Customer Friendly – 1) Upload Photos using this website. 2) Receive and Accept Quote. 3) 50% Payment before commencing. 4) Approve restoration. 5) 50% Payment on completion. 6)Receive Delivery of your completed restoration.

Upload damaged photos

Upload damaged photos using a photo quality Flatbed scanner. Scan 600 dpi at the same physical size. Photos must fIll the entire area of scan. Save as JPEG. Scan full colour even if your photos are black and white. Provide any relevant information

50% On commencing

Once you approve your quote, please make the payment through EFT or PayPal and our pricing guide checkout. After receiving payment we realise your order within 3 days. Next email will be sent with an attached "proof" of your photo. Such "proof" or sample version has our visible watermark.

50% On Completion

In the last step after you have confirmed that you are satisfied with the quality of restored photos, we will send an email confirming the collection or the photo by URL. If you are not satisfied, we will incorporate any changes and post the modifications for your approval. If you are still not happy after the second attempt, we will refund your money.


Each photo is accessed & charged differently.

Every damaged photo is different and may require a combination of services so pricing may vary.  For an accurate price please upload your photos. We will access them and get back to you ASAP with a free Quote.

We treat photos with care

See all our comparisons

For an accurate price upload your photos. We will reply within 24 hr.

Pricing Table

Compare our prices to the competition. With the highest quality our prices are 30-60% lower!

Prices do not include scans or prints. We send digital ready materials to you by email once the restoration is complete. All prices are in Rands. We complete orders in around 3 days or more for very damaged Photos. Maximum time is five working days.


R 340


R 380

Enhance Colours

R 320


R 440

MyPhotorestore Online Professional Service restores faided ,damaged or torn photographs. We restore colours that have faded over time. As well as reconstruct missing pieces.

Why Choose Us?

Our experience allows us to effectively repair most damages to photographs and affectively restore the previous magnificence of your old photos. We are amongst the best experts in our specialised field.

People Love Our Service

Customer satisfaction is our priority and we can proudly say that our customers love us and the work we do!





Our Blog


We have gathered some of the most common questions asked by our customers. If you still don’t find what you are looking for than feel free to contact us below.

We need to see your photographs first. Every photo is different and requires different attention so the price may vary. Scan your pictures, then use our form for files upload. For the best effect read the PHOTO SCANNING TIPS. We will then inspect the photos and get back to you with our FREE estimate. Check our Quick Pricing Guide placed on the start page for approximate pricing.

Check prices of competition. With the best quality our prices are the lowest!

When you place an order, we tell you exactly when we will deliver your finished photos. Rush orders are also available at 50% additional cost. Standard orders are completed within three business days and rush orders within 24 hours.

First you need to scan your photos using a scanner, or download pictures from your digital camera to your computer. If you do not have the ability to scan the photographs you can simply take it to any copy center (Office Depot, PostNet, Kinkos) and they will help you to scan the images to a disk. Next use our files upload form for uploading your files.

We will send them to your email at the highest possible resolution. You have the flexibility to use your pictures as a part of your photo blogs or website or simply print them in any medium you choose.

You have 100% guarantee. Our goal is to provide you with absolute satisfaction of our services. If you are not satisfied, we will try to make things right. If you are still not happy after the second attempt, you have the money back guarantee.

Sometimes if your photograph is seriously damaged it can be restored to a better state but not perfect. In this case we will inform you clearly about it. If you anyway decide for the service you cannot ask later (when you are not satisfied) for re-work unless you incur extra cost. Asking for a re-work about something that was not mentioned beforehand in the instructions, or asking to reopen a closed order, may be performed only with extra cost.

The whole process is described on the Home page. You need to pay after you accept the price which we will send to your email address for your approval. If you are satisfied with the price all you need to do is pay by using PayPal service. PayPal button is located at the bottom of our site.

We can also restore old certificates and documents, newspapers, maps, even art painting. If you cannot scan it you can just take a photograph of it.

Protecting the privacy of our customers is especially important for us. Nobody except Photo-Restoration have access to your materials. We do not share your photos, images and graphics with anyone or provide information about your photos. We never use your photos in our marketing materials without your explicit permission


  • 100% satisfaction guaranteed or your money back
  • Best prices
  • Best quality
  • Delivery FREE Estimate as quick as 24 hrs.
  • Free with every order - lighting, contrast and color optimization in every picture by professionals
  • High quality and responsive customer care
  • Privacy and security of your photos and information respected and ensured

  • Scan your photos with minimum resolution of 300dpi.
  • For photos smaller than 12cm x 17cm, scan photo at 600dpi.
  • If you have the possibility save your files in TIFF (TIF) format.
  • Look at original photograph to be sure you've got
    the best quality image possible for that photo.
  • Saving file as JPEG (JPG) be sure that you choose the highest
    quality setting in options.
  • You can upload files in following formats: jpg, jpeg, png, bmp, tif, psd.
    Formats for the best effect are: tif, psd, jpg.

Please use the form provided for choosing files you want to upload (5 pictures at the time). After that, press the Upload File(s) button.

  • In the new window please include clear instructions for each photo file, otherwise we may ignore the request. Please remember to write a valid email address. If there is no email address we can not send you a price estimate! Next please click the Upload File(s) button.
  • Then you will see a window with information about uploaded files. If something is wrong you will see a warning. In this case try to upload the files again.
  • If you want to change something in your order (in files or descriptions), or you want to inform us about uploading problems or just ask a question send us email to our address: or use our CONTACT FORM.
  • Files can be uploaded in following graphic formats: jpg, jpeg, png, bmp, tif, psd. For the best effects use tif, psd, jpg formats.

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