This post explores scientific research on the benefits of photo book prints to a child’s sense of belonging, identity and self-esteem. We also learn about the field of phototherapy and share stories on how photo books have a positive impact on our customer’s kids.
Family photographer, Bec Stewart is the ultimate ‘happy snapper’ having captured thousands of photos for her clients, and of her own children. In our latest blog post she shares her secrets on how to nail ‘joyful’ family photos.
Categories: Children, Christmas, Colour, Dad, Family, Gift, Love, Mum, Photo Book, Photo book box, Photobook, Uncategorized • Tags: Christmas gift, family photos, family portraits, happy photos, the art of joy
This month we’ve profiled Eugene Tan of Aquabumps who seems to have just the right balance between his busy career and being a family man. In the lead up to Father’s Day he tells us how he manages his work and play, and shares some of his family photos.
Categories: Dad, Family, Gift, Photo Book, Photobook, Uncategorized • Tags: aerial photography, Aquabumps, beach, bondi beach, Dad, family man, family photos, father's day, holiday photos, julia wheeler photography, photo album, photo gallery, Photo-book, surf photography, Sydney
2018 is the last year of the ANZAC centenary so if you have a family veteran who deserves to have their legacy immortalised in a book, read on to see how John put together a soldier’s memoir for his father Bob.
Categories: ANZAC, Book Design, Book of the Month, Christmas, Dad, Family History, History, Photo Book, Photobook, Scanning photos, scrapbook, Uncategorized, War • Tags: ANZAC, centenary, commemorate, Family History, father's day, history book, immortalise, john monash, keepsake, lest we forget, mates, monash, personal history, soldier, veteran, war memoir
Photos are meant to be shared and enjoyed, not stay hidden on computers, disks and clouds so do yourself a favour and print you best shots from the last 12 months in a photo book annual. Here’s our step-by-step guide on how to make a family annual in less than an hour …
Categories: #mummyselfie, Baby, Book Design, Children, Christmas, Dad, Design, Family, Family History, Gift, Holiday, Mum, Photo Book, Photo book box, Photobook, Uncategorized • Tags: Christmas gift, Family annual, family photo book, family photos, keepsake
It’s hard to find children’s bedtime stories that feature kids with two mums or two dads but with our software and print service you can create a rainbow family storybook, or any kind of personalised book, with your own photos, images and words.
Categories: Baby, Book Design, Children, Dad, Design, Family, Gift, Love, Photo Book, Photobook, Software, Storybook, Uncategorized • Tags: ABC Book, Baby Book, creative writing, Rainbow family, storybook
I have a hero. He’s not your run of the mill Superman type of hero, but he is a super man because he’s been there for me every single day, watching out for me since the day I was born. You guessed it, my hero is my Dad. Each year Father’s Day rolls around and I see so many wonderful dad inspired books and cards come through our production facility at Momento celebrating a Dad’s first Father’s Day to a […]
Categories: Baby, Card, Children, Dad, Design, Software, Tips • Tags: baby, Black-and-white, Book, Design, Embellishment, family, Family History, Family tree, Momento, Momento Photo Books, Old Times, photo album, Photo Books, Photobooks, Photography, Stationery, Techniques and Styles, Tips
In many different cultures women are the memory keepers, and since Mother’s Day is on the horizon, we thought we should pay homage to all the fabulous females and storytellers in our lives including mums, grandmothers, aunties and sisters. Here’s a collection of heartwarming stories from Momento customers who have preserved maternal memories in a photo book. The books will ensure these wonderful human beings are remembered by their family and grandchildren. The Mother’s Book – Spoken by Trudy Forbes […]
Categories: Baby, Children, Dad, Design, Family, History, Photo Book, Photo book box, Photobook, Software, Tips • Tags: Anniversary, Australia, Black-and-white, Book, Design, Documentary, Embellishment, family, Family History, Family tree, History, Living history, memento, Momento, Momento Photo Books, personalised, photo album, photo albums, Photo-book, Photobooks, Photograph, Photography, Scan, Techniques and Styles
Dads the world over have received their fair share of socks and undies over the past few decades so this Father’s Day why not surprise him with something he can’t get anywhere else – a book made by you, all about him. I am! My sister and I have scanned photos and articles from our old family albums and I’ve grabbed some more recent shots on my computer so we can make him a gift that has extra special meaning. Long […]
Categories: Children, Colour, Dad, Design, Family, Gift, Love, Software, Tips • Tags: Australia, Book, cards, Design, Embellishment, Embellishment Packages, family, family photo cards, Momento, Momento Photo Books, personalised, Photograph, Photography, Scan, Stationery, Sydney, Techniques and Styles, Tips
Family history book designs created in Momento’s free photo book software with Momento embellishments and page templates.
Categories: ANZAC, Dad, Design, Family, Family History, Gift, History, Momento History, Photo Book, Photobook, Scanning photos, Software, Tips, Travel • Tags: ancestory, Ancestry, Anniversary, Embellishments, family, Family History, Family tree, Father, Genealogy, memento, Momento, Old Times, Page layout, Photo-book, Photograph album, Scan, Scanning, Travel