Surprise your loved ones with a self-designed photo book - for your best memories!
Celebrate your pictures in a very special way and make a personalised Pixum Photo Book. A custom photo album created easily and printed in high quality.
Awaken the creative designer in you and show what you are made of! Thanks to Pixum, this can become a true hobby for everyone. Highly recommended and totally contagious!
Our customers' choice
|Format & size||Cover & binding||Paper type||Price|
|Pixum Photo Book portrait large||Hardcover, classic glue binding||Premium paper matt||Create online for £29.95 »|
|Pixum Photo Book landscape large||Hardcover, classic glue binding||Premium paper glossy||Create online for £38.95 »|
The best choice for those of us, who want to make their photo book fast, is, indeed, the creating Assistant in the Pixum Photo World software.
And here is how you design your photo book with Pixum in no time at all - fast and easy:
- choose the most convenient creating platform - whether the mobile app, the lean Online-Designer directly here in the online-shop or the free Pixum Photo World software
- pick the matching photo album size (in portrait, landscape, square). You also have a great variety of paper, cover and binding types to match any creative idea of yours
- pick a suitable layout. The most important thing is how many photos you want to place per page in the photo book
- upload your photos and add them to your future book - let your gut feeling decide about the image placement, shape, colour and more! Feel free to edit any element and anytime you wish
- add some text content or free illustrations but keep your own photos in the foreground
- happy with the draft now? It is high time for the final check. Now, add your new artwork to the shopping cart and simply follow the ordering process
- get ready to receive the parcel in just a few days!
Answers to the most frequently asked questions about photo book creation
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1. The look
- Choose your desired format: At Pixum, you can find different portrait and landscape formats and can also create a square photo book.
- The sizes of the book range from small to square and large to XXL format.
- You have the choice: From the sturdy hardcover photo book with glue and Layflat binding through soft and linen cover bindings to premium linen - optionally even with high-gloss finish.
- Premium quality papers: From extra matt, matt and glossy paper to real photo paper, everything is included for your printed copy.
- On up to 178 book pages, your smartphone pictures will find a perfect place to tell the story you've got.
- Additionally, you can choose between different topic photo books: Discover great image and text templates and clip art elements that you can combine with your images to create your own personal photo book.
2. What do you use to design the photo book?
Whether small photo book, hardcover or in XXL format: You can create and design your Pixum photo book in many ways:
- We recommend the free Photo World Software, which you can simply download and install on your PC or Mac. Design your photo book with ease and creativity. The Photo World software is also easy to use for people without previous knowledge: Choose from a wide variety of layouts and backgrounds, insert individual texts or use the layout and text suggestions provided. Many Pixum Photo Books can be additionally finished with a glossy foil finish so that your pictures are presented even better.
- Alternatively, the online design is available directly on the Pixum website. The online designer also offers many individual design options and makes it easy to store your photo book creation temporarily.
- If you appreciate mobility, use the innovative Pixum app to design and insert your smartphone images directly into the book!
3. Ordering & further inspirations
- Once you have finished designing your personal photo book, you can order it easily and cheaply in one simple click. The printed photo book will be sent to you within a few days. Furthermore, you have the possibility to order your work again or to put it online as a photo book. Share your unique Pixum Photo Book with your family and friends.
- Benefit from the countless possibilities of Pixum Photo Books and create an original photo book for as little as £7.95 - quick and easy according to your design ideas. You can rely on tested Pixum quality!
- Get inspired: In the Pixum Photo Book Tips and Ideas section, you will find many examples of how you can personalize your photo book and design it as a creative gift.
Maximise the power of your photos
With the Pixum Online Designer and the Photo World Software you can design and order your personal photo book in no time at all. Here you will learn step by step how the photo book creation at Pixum works in both ways of ordering:
With the Pixum Online Designer:
- Click on "Start Online Designer" in the Online Designer area. This will take you to the online software where you can create the photo book.
- Select the desired format (portrait, landscape, square) for your photo book from the overview page. In addition to the format, paper type, cover and binding can also be specified.
- After you have selected the options, click on "apply".
- To select your photos, click on "upload" next. The photos you have selected are then displayed in the grey column on the left.
- Now add photos to the Pixum Photo Book by clicking on a photo.
- You can add and adapt up to 4 photos per page. In the standard version, 26 pages are available, but you can add additional page packages.
- Once you have completed your work, click on the orange "Add to Basket" button in the upper right-hand corner.
- Enter your data in the purchasing process and complete the order.
- Within a few days you will receive your own personalised Pixum Photo Book by post.
With the free Pixum Photo World software
- Start the Photo World software and click on the category "Pixum Photo Book".
- You get to the extensive selection of format and size of your photo book.
- The next step is to choose the right paper. Choose between premium or photo paper in extra matt, matt or glossy finish.
- A window opens in which you can choose between a free design or the use of the Photo World Assistant. The assistant guides you step-by-step through the design process, but can be interrupted at any time.
- If you want to change the binding, cover, format or paper, click on the grey button at the bottom right. This shows the product details including price to give you an overview of the technical details of your photo book.
- Now the actual designing begins. On the left side, you will find numerous tools for editing your motifs, which you can simply drag and drop into your virtual photo book. If no photos are displayed there, simply change the path of your photo folder with the button "Select folder".
- Let your creativity run wild and design your own personal photo book! If you are satisfied with the result, then click on the orange "Add to shopping basket" button at the bottom right.
- In the shopping basket itself, you have the option of checking your photo book again and, if necessary, switching back to the design window if you still have change requests. Otherwise, set the number of copies to be delivered, select a beautiful Pixum Photo Book gift box if desired and click on "Proceed to checkout".
- After you have entered your data, the order is complete!