I’ve been using Genius Scan by The Grizzly Labs since 2010. According to the Apple app store, this app is #32 in the business category. The preview lists these benefits …
- A scanner in your pocket
- Create multi-page PDF documents
- Share and export wherever you are
- Organize and backup your documents
I use Genius Scan for a variety of purposes, including …
- Scanning receipts and documents as PDFs
- Digitizing notebooks
- Saving sketchnotes to edit in Procreate
Feature Mind Map
Below is a mind map I created of basic Genius Scan features. The number sequence indicates the order to create (1), edit (2), and filter (3) a scan. The final step is to export (4) the scan, either as a PDF or jpeg (I use Google Keep for conversion to text).
For the video below, I scanned the cover of Story Secrets from Scripture, with export to my photo library.
Genius Scan vs ?
Apple’s iCloud and DropBox both have embedded scanning capabilities. However, I prefer Genius Scan because it seamlessly integrates both PDF and JPEG exporting.
Genius Scan is one of my essential apps.