You just unpacked your suitcase and now you’re sitting on the couch scrolling through your camera reel recounting and reliving what may have been your best trip yet. You keep scrolling, smiling, scrolling and smiling and pretty soon you realize you took a lot of pictures and you want to frame e v e r y s i n g l e o n e . Then it dawns on you, you haven’t printed any photos from your last vacation and the vacation before that…. and all the weekend trips in-between. It’s o.k. Don’t panic. We are all guilty of this which is why we’ve come up with some tips to help you print your photos and finally unleash them from your device and bring them to life.
find your favorites
If you have a lot of photos the process of deciding which photos make the cut can seem overwhelming and downright daunting. But, it doesn’t have to be. Looking back you’re able re-live your memories which is fun and you’ll realize this as soon as you begin the process. First step is to get organized. This means creating photo albums based on year and location or even creating categories (i.e. at the beach, at home, on the road). Once all your images are in their designated albums you’ll need go through and find your favorites. This means deleting images that are blurry, ones with poor lighting, bad angles, closed eyes and so on. Once you’ve narrowed down the batch it’s time to create your work of art!
Determine Your Theme
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Now that you’re photos are organized it’s time to determine your theme. What trips or special events resonate most with you? If in 2017 you had three magical trips and you simply can’t choose between the three you may want to consider creating three separate photo book volumes re-counting each trip in each volume. Perhaps you only have 1-2 trips to recall, you may want to consider consolidating those images into one photo book volume and name it, “Destinations of 2017” and do the same for years to come and keep your collection growing. Maybe you want to display a lot of images but you don’t have a lot of space. Our square prints and tiny prints allow you to create luxe packages that are easy to display around the home or in the bedroom, dorm room, office. The options are limitless!
Put it to Print
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You’ve put in the work now you can put it to print! Tell your tale and whatever premium product you choose from our collection our biggest bit of advice is to have fun recreating your memories. Don’t forget to share your works of art by tagging @Print.Mates on Instagram with #PrintMatesMoment .