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Finao Album Design Service

Your time is valuable and at a premium, especially late in the year. Here is a way to provide albums for your customers without the extra investment in designing layouts, negotiating revisions, or buying and learning new software. Our album design service is for you—send us your images, and we’ll do the rest.

What's in it for you?

We’re offering a design service for Finaons who purchase the ONE, artONE, or playBOOK. It features:

CHOICE

YOU CAN QUICKLY CHOOSE ANY DESIGN STYLE FROM A SELECTION OF WEDDING, PORTRAIT, FAMILY EVENT AND BOUDOIR SAMPLES.

EASE

FOR PROOFING AND REVISIONS, WE CAN SEND THE INITIAL ALBUM LAYOUT TO YOU OR DIRECTLY TO YOUR CUSTOMERS. FEWER REVISION SESSIONS LET YOU SPEND MORE TIME DOING WHAT YOU LOVE.

SPEED

OUR TURNAROUND TIME FOR ALBUM DESIGN AND EACH ALBUM REVISION IS ONLY 2-3 DAYS.

PRECISION

WE MAKE SURE YOU GET THE ALBUM YOU WANT. YOU OR YOUR CUSTOMER WILL HAVE UNLIMITED OPPORTUNITIES TO REVIEW THE LAYOUT AND REQUEST CHANGES.

VALUE

SOME DESIGN SERVICES CHARGE BY THE SPREAD AND LIMIT THE NUMBER OF REVISIONS. OUR ALL-INCLUSIVE PRICE OF $100 ALLOWS YOU ANY NUMBER OF PAGES AND UNLIMITED REVISIONS.

How to use our Design Service

1 Choose a layout design style

Decide which of our eight design styles you'd like to use, or provide a sample design you'd like us to emulate.

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2 Order one of our flush mount albums:

ONE

Flush mount albums featuring silver halide photographic paper

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artONE

Fine art flush mount gicelee albums on Hahnemuhle German etching paper

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playBOOK

Portrait market flush mount albums with silver halide photographic paper

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3 Upload your image files

Upload your hi-res (300 dpi) JPG images to FTP, then sit back and relax while we get to work.

4 Review Your Design

Within a couple of days, you or your customer will receive an email with a link to review your album design All designs include unlimited free revisions.

5 Approve your design

Complete your revisions and give us the final approval. We only send your photo book to print when you're happy with what we've designed.

Other Design Options:

FAQ

Design Service is available with any of our flush mount albums: ONE, artONE, or playBOOK.

  • On our site complete the appropriate album order form as usual.
  • Tell us how many sides/spreads you want in the album
  • Select “Album Design Service”
  • Choose image upload by FTP
  • Select your preferred general design style from the samples provided—six wedding, three portrait (Seniors, Family Events, and Guest Book), and a Boudoir option.

  • After you place the order, upload your hi-res (300 dpi) JPG images to FTP
  • Name the folder with your order number.
  • After you upload your photos, sit back and relax while we get to work.

  • We make proofing and adjusting easy. Within a couple of days, you or your customer will receive an email with a link to review your album design
  • At this point, you can approve the design or request any changes you like.
  • It's easy to add feedback and text directly on the draft; you can add as many comments as you like.
  • After each set of revisions, we will provide an updated proof within 2-3 business days.
  • All designs include unlimited free revisions.

  • Complete your revisions and give us the final approval. We only send your photo book to print when you're happy with what we've designed, and you approve the layout.

If you have a custom design you would like us to match, send a PDF example of an album design and we will replicate it for you. We can even keep it on hand for future use.

Unlimited revisions are included with our design service.