Custom photo books have slowly been creeping their way into the photography market, as a way to better display personal and professional photos. Many packages offered through photography studios now offer them in packages as a way for families and businesses to better enjoy or market their photos.
While they do make a great trinket to have and store your memories in, custom photo books also have a variety of other benefits and uses.
Keeping It Professional
One way that many people don’t realize they can use a custom photo book is for business purposes. This is especially lucrative if you own a company where individual pieces of decor, art, or other products can be displayed visually to customers. Think of it like a catalog, instead of some low-end graphics printed on flyer paper, you have bright, crisp, colorful photos of products, or staff in the act of performing services for your business.
Just as videos and image postings have taken over the internet through social media, a custom photo book can bring a similar form of insight-fulness and resourcefulness to your business. This is an especially good concept to utilize if you are a small privately owned business that deals in one of a kind item, such as fine art or custom furniture.
No grandparent is complete with about a dozen photos of his or her grandchildren in her purse, but this can damage the photos, or cause one or two to get lost in the mix of other items. Having all of Grandma and Grandpa’s photos in one place makes it easier for them to show them off, take them wherever they go, and boast to friends and other family members.
Many custom photo books come in varying sizes, which means that mini travel sized books can be created for grandparents, newlyweds trying to hold onto fond wedding memories, or men and women who serve in the forces and need a reminder from home that friends and family are waiting for them with open arms. Mini custom photo books make it easy to keep happy thoughts with you wherever you go.
Finally, the most common, and self-explaining reason to purchase a custom photo book, is that they make amazing gifts. As you saw above, grandparents, parents, spouses, children, family, and friends, can all benefit from personalized books filled with photos. These don’t necessarily have to be of loved ones, but can be pictures of pets, vacation destinations, road trip memories, or any other number of images that you want to remember.
For birthdays, the holidays, anniversaries, and baby showers, a custom photo book, or a gift certificate to have a custom photo book completed, can make a thoughtful an heartwarming gift for just about anybody.
The prices of custom photo books can range from low to high, but depending on the source through which you purchase them, there are often reasonably priced models to fit every budget. Some high end retailers and large chain stores produce these, but they can also be found through photo huts and online retailers.