Library EventPhoto Book Basics

Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

10/28/2021 7:00pm 10/28/2021 8:00pm Photo Book Basics Tired of looking at your photos on a screen? Want to put together a meaningful gift for someone? Let's talk about photo books. There are several companies out there (such as Shutterfly and Walgreens) that allow you to upload your photos to their website, arrange them within templates, and add captions. Hardcover or softcover books are manufactured and mailed to you for anywhere from $10-50. We'll discuss the best photo book companies and demonstrate their usability, design options, and pricing. Get your hands on sample books from Mixbook, Shutterfly, and Walmart to compare the quality of the printing and binding, too. Registration is optional, if you'd like to receive an email reminder. Iowa City Public Library Iowa City Public Library America/Chicago public

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Tired of looking at your photos on a screen? Want to put together a meaningful gift for someone?

Let's talk about photo books. There are several companies out there (such as Shutterfly and Walgreens) that allow you to upload your photos to their website, arrange them within templates, and add captions. Hardcover or softcover books are manufactured and mailed to you for anywhere from $10-50.

We'll discuss the best photo book companies and demonstrate their usability, design options, and pricing. Get your hands on sample books from Mixbook, Shutterfly, and Walmart to compare the quality of the printing and binding, too.

Registration is optional, if you'd like to receive an email reminder.

If you need disability-related accommodations in order to participate in this event, please contact the Library.

This event is open to the public.

The Digital Media Lab is not available during this event.