How to work with an online program editor for creating photo books Albomix
The basics of creating a photo album or photo book
Parameters such as the binding or format of the album (A4 or A5), are the starting point for the creation of photobooks, i.e. selecting the hard cover, You will not be able within the created album to change it to soft - start the creation of a book again, again you will need to upload the photos.
Service Albomix online, it means that You do not need to download and install the software needed for photobook photos will be stored with us. Click "upload pictures" and select the photos from the hard drive of Your computer. This can be done selectively by holding down the button "Ctr" or by selecting with the mouse all the photos in the folder.
Size of uploaded photos - up to 10 MB. The number of photos is not limited.
TIP: If You have several folders with photos from different cameras or different people, it will be easier if You on your computer will create a separate folder, for example, "Photo for Albomix", and selectively keep a few copies photos from different albums and then upload all photos to us by selecting the folder "Photo for Albomix".
Requirements for the uploaded photos. For print quality download photos without compression or resizing, that is the sources as they were on the camera. Will not fit pictures, downloaded from the Internet, as a rule, their size is too small and their print will be of poor quality. The exception will be photos in the spirit of "Wallpaper", you can use them as interesting backgrounds.
Albomix offers two ways to post photos:
1. Using mesh. In the constructor of the ribbon under the photo there are buttons indicating grid for photos. Select any grid, click on it - in the appeared Windows you can add photos by dragging them with the mouse tape photos.
2. Freely placed photos. Just drag the mouse cursor to the photo with tape photos on an album page. Clicking on the image, You will see three controls: top - "twist", the triangle in the lower right corner - "stretch", and x, when you click on that photo back in the photo stream.
We advise you to try the function of "Improving the photo".
We want to warn you - please be patient! But the result is worth it.
Place the centerfold of the album and click on it with the mouse, making it active. In the left corner of the photo there are two icons: "Framework" and "Effects". Click on "Effects". Opens a dark window and the photo will load in photo editor. Load time can be from 10 seconds to 1 minute, please be patient, the online designer and data transfer takes time.
After you upload the photo in the editor menu appears effects. Feel free to experiment, try, mix and match multiple effects! When you decide that enough is enough and Your masterpiece is ready, click "SAVE", then "SAVE" - the editor will close and the photo will change on the album page.
If in the process of modifying photographs You choose that original option You like, just click "CLOSE". The effects in this case is not saved and the picture will remain the same.
Frame will make the picture more distinct, contrast, will not let it blend with the page background.
To make a simple frame, click on the photo and on the page of the album - it will become active. In the upper left corner, click the icon "Frame" - opens a window with a simple colored part. Choose your favorite and it will be applied to your photo. If you want to remove the frame, click again on the icon "Framework", then in the window select button "cancel frame".
ADVICE: We recommend you to look through the scope, which offers a free photo editor. To do this, click on the desired picture on the album page, then click on "Effects" and opened in the editor, play around with different frames, and along with effects. Don't forget to save the result, click "Apply" and then click "SAVE".
For the artwork, you can use the backgrounds. To do this, press (click) on a suitable background in the top line and it will automatically be the background of the reversal of the album. Backgrounds can be taken from any theme. Mix and match backgrounds from different themes to make the photo book more interesting.
Video how to create your own background in the visual editor, watch.
On top created by "Your background" You can also post your photos.
Recommended to apply to the background effects. To do this, the tape is "My background" click "Effects" - loaded image editor. Mix and match the effects, zastanawia photos, apply frames and change the tone of the photos. With photo editor you can make a very interesting background. To apply the effect, press "Apply" to save and stop editing photos, click "SAVE" but if you change your mind to change the photo, click "CLOSE".
Video how to create your own background in the visual editor, watch.
Download drawn You backgrounds like regular photos, and then click set as Wallpaper. Then, click in the ribbon backdrops for the photo and it will become the background of the reversal potochnyi.
To create a signature anywhere on a page of the photo album. To do this, click "Add text" and the page will display a freely-moving field. Write a comment and move the decal to the desired photos or any place on the page.
For the inscription you can choose the font, size and color.
The text box can be freely moved around the page of the album, however, while it may not be copied or rotated at an angle.
At any time you can postpone the creation of the album - to do this, use the SAVE button. If You are registered in the Personal Cabinet of Albomix, the system will prompt You to log in and maintain the photo album, if not registered - You will be prompted to create an account and the album will also be saved automatically.
IMPORTANT. Before closing the browser make sure that the album saved. The draft can be seen in a private office.
So, You've finished creating a photo book! Log in to my account, You will see a draft of Your book: next to the preview of the cover there is a button with a wrench icon - it leads to editing the saved version of the workbook (draft), and a little further there is the ORDER button, when clicked, generates an order. In this order you can add other positions as well by clicking the button to ORDER. Then complete the contact information and information about delivery or pickup and hit send.
Placement of books in print is impossible without the registration in the Personal Cabinet. In addition, we will ask You to fill out minimal contact information (name, phone), otherwise they wouldn't be able to contact You.
It is a constructive element of the book, connecting ready block with respect to the cover. Usually performs a decorative function.
In other words, this is the first and last page of the finished photo album. By default, when you print the album flyleaf will be white, but we offer a few bookends to choose from.
The function of the "inscription on the spine" are only available for hard cover. The text length is limited.
You can add an unlimited number of inscriptions on the cover as on the front and on the back side of the album, using different font size (height of letters) and fonts, to achieve the original result. The generated label can be moved, change its appearance, if necessary, by clicking the x, remove.
When creating a cover photo books You can use our themed templates to place the pictures at the top on the proposed nets or post your entire photos front and back photo book (photo album).
Once You have finished place your photo album and sent it off to print, our Manager will contact you via telephone, check the layout, will discuss terms, conditions of delivery, as well as offer payment options or pre-payment.
Yes, you can pay for the photo album most popular ways of electronic payments. Yandex.Money, QIWI terminals or JCB, Webmoney, credit card.
Standard order processing of the photo album or photo book within 3 business days. If You order several copies, it is better to clarify the production time Manager.
We deliver photo books to Russia. At checkout, select the tab "Other cities" and carefully fill in the fields "shipping address" and contact information.
Read more about Express delivery of photo books in the section "shipping and Payment"
Print photo books Albomex on digital machine Xerox Color 1000.