We know you love incorporating text and embellishments into your custom photo books. We also know that it can be a total bummer when you have the PERFECT photo, but the background is too busy to add a name, favourite phrase, or inside joke. Keep these five photo tips in your back pocket the next time you plan to add text to your photo book. Read on to get wordy!

Word Play: 5 Tips For Adding Text to Photo Books

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Get creative and add a touch of fun to the Christmas festivities with a seasonal photoshoot.

Taking inspiration from the ever-popular festive celebrity snaps, get creative this Christmas and make your own set of personalised Photo Cards! A jolly photo shoot is the perfect recipe to get the family together and make beautiful memories to document year after year. Trumping bog-standard shop bought cards, a personalised card is certain to make it to the front of everyone’s mantelpiece and with our creative tips, just about anybody can take that perfect festive family photo!

Christmas personalised card
1. Sparkle Blessings 2. Illustrious Christmas 3. Rustic Pine Snapshots 4. Rustic Pine Snapshots

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Calling all animal lovers! Andy Parker here, Snapfish Brand Copy Director and dog lover. Recently, I created a photo book dedicated to the two furry loves of my life, my dogs Bear and Dozer. I had a lot of amazing photos to work with (thanks to my husband), which made creating my book a blast. I took lots of notes for you, so if you’re interested in creating a photo book to celebrate your fur babies, read on for pointers and setters. And no more bad puns, I promise.

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iPhoneography

iPhone newbies, we got you! We know that a new smartphone can be intimidating (all those apps!) and hard to navigate in the beginning. No fear, we’ve all been there. If you’re a rookie iPhone user (or iPad newbie – a lot of functions overlap), these tried and true photo tips will put you on the path to pro-status in no time.

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Make your friends and family feel extra special this Christmas with personalised labels! So simple, yet so effective! 🎁

personalised labels with Snapfish UK

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We at Snapfish have come up with three of our best tips on choosing the perfect embellishments to help you create your own unique personalised Christmas photo book. 

TIP 1: Use more than one! 

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Layering a type embellishment over a shape gives your photo book that extra personalised touch! In this example, we have paired a bright yellow “Joy to the world” embellishment with the medallion. The yellow-on-red colour combo really makes the text pop!

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By Kelly from ToBecomeMum

Photos, photos, everywhere – and what better way to use them than to make the perfect (Christmas) gift?

I’ve written many times before about how I’m as snap-happy as the next blogger / proud mama and how I’m always looking to make the most of my photos.

And part of this is making special gifts for friends and family.

I’ve made personalised calendars for friends and family for a few years now (I missed out last year to the disappointment of some!) and I’ve been looking for other fun ways to bring photos, and the memories they represent, to life.

And Snapfish, my go-to online photo service, have quite a few photo gift ideas on offer, including coasters.

personalised photo coasters

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If you’re still lucky enough to have a holiday by the sea booked before the end of summer, then why not try underwater photography.

We at Snapfish have created some useful tips that will help you take some great underwater snaps!

Tip 1: Correct equipment: First and foremost you will need an underwater camera – there is no need to worry though as reasonable models can be bought at an affordable price. The benefit of buying an underwater camera is that these cameras don’t just work in the water, but they can also be used to take pictures of the exotic destinations you may visit.

Underwater photography

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