Bookbinding became a popular arts practice in the mid 15th century when the printing press was invented, and Germany was home to the best craftsmen. Our binder Marty, was trained by his German father-in-law and has now been binding for 20 years.
Our books are used for many different purposes, to preserve holidays or histories, as wedding albums and birthday presents and increasingly for portfolios and corporate marketing. In our latest blog we look at three publications created by The Woolmark Company, Sony and ENGIE to promote their business, printed in runs of 25 to 250 copies.
Categories: Corporate Marketing, Photo Book, Photobook, Uncategorized • Tags: advertising, bespoke publication, Corporate Marketing, corporate promotions, creative agency, engie, marketing campaign, marketing manager, Photobook, printed collateral, promotions, sony camera, sony rx, woolmark
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
This post is for family history buffs and genealogy enthusiasts who have a huge collection of photos and documents and want to publish them in a premium Momento photo book for family to enjoy for generations to come.
Categories: Family, Family History, History, Photo Book, Scanning photos, Software, Uncategorized • Tags: ancestors, book layout software, convict, dna nation, Family History, family history book, family photos, family reunion, Family tree, Genealogy, legacy, memoirs, Momento, photo scanning, photographs, this is your life
Simple tips that will transform your mountain of digital and printed photos into a collection of memories that are organised and safe for the future.
Categories: Family, History, New Zealand, Photo management, Photobook, Photography enthusiast, Scanning photos, technology, Tips, Uncategorized • Tags: Digital photos, Momento, Photo backup, Photo filing, Photo storage, Photo-book