Read our quick and easy tips to get the best photos from your iPhone camera.

August 2, 2017

Five iPhone Photo Tips

1. Just like a real camera, the iPhone lets you easily adjust the exposure of your images. Simply tap the screen where you want your focal point to be, and a yellow box appears. On the right side of the yellow box is a sun icon. Move the sun up and down and watch the […]

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Picking the Best Photo File Sizes for Photo Products: What Does MailPix Accept?

July 16, 2015

Picking the Best Photo File Sizes for Photo Products: What Does MailPix Accept?

Ready to make a photo gift? Did you know that MailPix accepts photo file formats JPG, JPEG, PNG & TIFF.  That means you can use photos from a cell phone that has a camera, a point and shoot camera, a DSLR, or your analog art that has been scanned and converted into a digital file. When […]

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July 9, 2015

3 Ideas to Make the Most out of a Lousy Photography Location, Part 2

Here’s part 2 of our two-part article on how to get more interesting photos when you’re stuck with an icky shooting environment. Keeping your focus on your subject is what counts–whether you are taking photographs of the kids, family or your pets. Size up the situation and take a few suggestions for making the most […]

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July 2, 2015

4 Ideas to Make the Most out of a Lousy Photography Location, Part 1

Sometimes you really don’t have much to work with when you’re out doing a spontaneous photo session, so we’ve assembled a few things to take your subjects out of a lame location and into a dreamy shot. Your goal is to focus on subjects, so whether it’s your kids, pets, family or oldest daughter and […]

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June 4, 2015

5 Pointers for Great Group Photos

School year graduations, family reunions, summer vacation time—you could say it’s family photo season.  Put your new smartphone or DSLR camera to use and prep your best photographs of the gang. To capture the spark of the moment within the frame, here are a few family photo tips: Start Here: Placing People You may be […]

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June 3, 2015

Big with 24×36 Photo Poster Prints

Just think what you could print as a 24 × 36 Photo Poster Print. Mailpix has big and bold photo poster prints for birthday party memories, group shots from t-ball league or sunny day photo close-ups of the kids. Your image will fill the paper—bottom to top and side to side. Colors are deep and […]

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May 20, 2015

Tiny Tots on Set: Let Kids Direct a Photo Shoot

Childrens’ fascination with things used by their parents starts early. If you have an inquisitive tot, or even teen, how about handing off the camera to them? Let them art direct a few photos. The session will be memorable, will give a new POV to your photos, and you may even inspire a new artistic […]

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May 18, 2015

Photographing Camera-Shy Kids

Some kids love to pose for the camera. Others hate it. So how do you get over the camera-shy hurdle? Start by finding out what they don’t like about being photographed, then try to spin it into a positive. Can it become more interactive or become a game? Do they need to be with a […]

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March 24, 2015

Create Your Own Photo Memory Books from MailPix

Create your own photo memory book. Gather your digital photo files, decide on a theme and login to MailPix. You can create a personalized, professionally printed and bound (or spiral bound) photo book in less than thirty minutes. MailPix has six photo book styles: – Photo Cover Books – Lay Flat Photo Books – Classic Window Photo Books – Custom Hardcover 12 x […]

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March 12, 2015

How To Share Your Online MailPix Photo Albums With Family And Friends

You’ve taken the time to upload your cherished photo files to MailPix so that you can order cool photo products and great photo prints. * Did you know you can share your online MailPix photo albums with family and friends? * Did you know that MailPix (safely and securely) stores your photo files in your […]

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