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.
On 7 November 2018, Momento and the Australian Institute of Professional Photographers proudly donated an archival inkjet printed book to the National Library of Australia, to commemorate the ‘Reflections Project – Honouring our WWII Veterans.’
Categories: ANZAC, Bookbinding, Gift, History, Momento History, Photo Book, Photo book box, Uncategorized, War • Tags: archival book, Australian Institute of Professional Photography, Australian War Memorial, Canberra, National Library of Australia, Remembrance Day, veterans, World War Two, WW1, WW2, WWII
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
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
Mums are the protectors of family memories but rarely do they get in front of the camera! In this post we speak to Niki Boon, who takes photos of her free spirited children’s existence in Marlborough, NZ. We ask about her inspiration and entice her to take some precious family portraits – for the kid’s sake.
Categories: #mummyselfie, Children, Family, Gift, Love, Mother's Day, Mum, Photo Book, Photobook, Uncategorized • Tags: Brothers, family album, family photos, Marlborough, Mother's Day, New Zealand, Photo-book, Photobook, Sisters
Do you remember your parents proudly collecting and gluing your finger paintings, drawings, craft creations and records of achievement into a big scrapbook? This blog post steps you through the process of converting a towering stack of mini-Picasso’s artwork into an annual artbook keepsake.
Categories: Book Design, Children, Christmas, Colour, Design, Family, Family History, Gift, Holiday, Photo Book, Photo book box, Photo management, Photobook, Scanning photos, Software, Uncategorized • Tags: artbook, artwork, children, Christmas gift, craft, drawings, kids, kindergarten, paintings, preschool, present, primary school, scrapbook, Yearbook
If you find yourself with some free time during the holidays you might like to invest in one of these photo projects that offer long term benefits for you and your family – start your family history research, organise your digital photos, create a 2017 photo yearbook or archive kid’s artwork in an annual art book.
Categories: Book Design, Children, Christmas, Design, Family, Family History, Gift, History, Holiday, Photo Book, Photobook, Scanning photos, scrapbook, Storybook, Uncategorized • Tags: artwork, Yearbook
Better Photography editor, Peter Eastway, provides good reason and advice for printing your best photos from recent travels, a personal project or the last year in a book and encourages photographers to consider what their photo legacy is, especially in this age of ‘digital black holes.’
Categories: Book Design, Christmas, Design, Gift, Holiday, Photo Book, Photo management, Photobook, Photography enthusiast, Pro, Software, technology, Tips, Uncategorized • Tags: Australia, Better Photography, Book, Christmas, Design, Landscape photography, Momento, Momento Photo Books, Peter Eastway, photo album, Photograph, portfolio, Travel Photobooks, Yearbook