This is a USB powered device that can convert normal photos into a digital images; it is fast and easy to use and saves all of those old memories from being lost forever.
Old photographs are great as they history, but they are easily damaged or lost, but with this device copies the photo to a digital image, so that the photo can be preserved and the image can be enjoyed.
Here are the facts and figures for the digital picture convertor:
Faster and easier than a conventional scanner, the converter instantly captures the whole image using a 5MP CMOS sensor, the same found in digital cameras. With up to 600 dpi resolution (3,600 x 2,400 pixels), automatic exposure control and colour balance, clear, accurate digital images are assured. Includes software for editing, cropping, and resizing pictures. Works with Mac and Windows 7, Vista, and XP. Accepts 3 1/2″ x 3 1/2″, 3 1/2″ x 4 1/2″, 3 1/2″ x 5″, and 4″ x 6″ photographs. 7″ H x 9″ W x 7 1/2″ D. (1 lb.)
Priced at $99.95
Source [Hammacher Schlemmer]