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We proudly present the latest in digital photographic photo book presentation, with our own collection of beautifully hand bound photographic books made in our laboratory here in Bedford. Our high quality photo books, which are easily a match for the overseas imported albums from other manufacturers, can be bespoke designs or we have various cover and colour options, also offering better prices and quicker delivery times. The days of the old photo album are changing; now your photographs can be displayed in stylish, bespoke quality photo books.

Let your clients cherish the memories of their big day in a stunning custom-made photo book.  OVP photo books cover all tastes and budgets from pocket books to 20×16 inch, leather style bound plain or in various acrylic designs and printed onto traditional silver halide photographic paper, which is available in lustre, high gloss or pearl/metallic finish.  To complete the finish the album is supplied in a quality black presentation box, carrying case (cases available for 9×12 sizes and larger books only), Fotobox or bespoke Heston box are an optional extra.

Design Software ~ we offer free design software to professional photographers where you can design your own book using  both a modern and artistic design templates combined with simple layouts with double page panoramic’s, colour, sepia and black and white, also fading to create exquisite sequences that really focus on the photography. And now with 3D templates make your covers come to life! Alternatively you may supply us with your own design and we can also print and bind for you.  For monitor calibration information please call for a print and digital file, files should also be in sRGB colour space before importing into software. Our AlbumExpress V8, includes colour and density check by our lab technicians. For further information please telephone 01234 340152 or email us with your enquiry.  Due to the software being a full professional design version it is available following the links below, but depending on your broad band etc., it may take a while to download.

Download client software below:
Album Express v8 WIN
Album Express v8 MAC
If link does not work copy and paste into new browser and continue.
When you use MAC it is necessary do following once downloaded:
* start Album Express (you will see on the tool bar on the top: apple – Album Express)
* click on  Album Express – Update graphic libraries
When you run the software on WIN please do following once downloaded:
File – Help – Check for Update graphic libraries
Book Designing  – Once software is installed you would design your book first, and then create a new project for the cover, but this is all included in the one price.  For size of covers please see our current price guide or call/email and we will forward the information.  When designing, the whole page must be filled including the grey shaded area.  When using text, please make sure it is well inside the grey shaded area.   Always remember for your images to be in sRGB colour space before you start and use 300dpi jpeg.