7 cool things to do with your digital photos
1 Apple calendars
Did you know that Apple makes it easy and virtually effortless for Mac users to turn their digital photos into glorious, glossy calendars? In iPhoto, simply click the ‘share’ button and you can create your calendar right there within minutes, then order printed copies with just a click. Personalized calendars make great gifts so consider this the next time you’re looking for a thoughtful present for someone. Apple Calendar, Apple, $19.99.
2 Marshmallow photos
And now for something completely different … Boomf is a London-based company that prints your Instagram photos onto marshmallows. Yes, you read that correctly. As zany as it sounds, it’s true! A box of nine square marshmallows featuring funny photos is an entertaining gift. Or print more seasonal images to make Mother's Day or Father's Day presents. They even make ‘Mallowpops’ (marshmallows on a stick), which, let’s face it, is just plain fun for everyone. Boomf Marshmallow Photos, Boomf, prices vary.
3 Photo book
Blurb is a great service that allows you to create gorgeous printed books that look so professional, people will think you’ve signed a book deal! You can create everything from photo books and paperbacks and hard covers for distribution (if you intend to sell your book!) to magazines and e-books. All in one place, Blurb allows you to create your book, print it and sell it on your own website, Amazon or other book retailers. Blurb Photo Book, Blurb, prices vary.