PhotoScore Ultimate is described as 'Music Scanning Software and Audio Transcription Software for Sibelius, Finale and More.PhotoScore & NotateMe Ultimate picks out virtually every detail and even recognizes 4 and 6 line guitar tablature, 1, 2 and 3 line percussion staves' and is an app in the Audio & Music category. There are three alternatives to PhotoScore Ultimate for Windows and Mac. The best alternative is SmartScore. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try PDFtoMusic.
Scan, edit and transpose your music in just minutes. There is simply no faster way to get printable music into your computer. Band arrangements, operas, hymns, musicals, orchestral parts and scores appear on-screen in editable and playable form within seconds after scanning.
SharpEye Music Reader converts a scanned image of printed music into a MIDI file, a NIFF file, or a MusicXML file. It allows direct scanning from TWAIN compatible scanners. (Most scanners are TWAIN compatible).