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How to create striped frames in ImageFramer

How to create striped frames in ImageFramer

ImageFramer has a massive library of frames and combining them leads to endless possibilities! One example that is easy to achieve is the striped frame. In this blog post, we will create colorful striped frames using mats in ImageFramer. Open ImageFramer and navigate...

How to colorize frames in ImageFramer

How to colorize frames in ImageFramer

ImageFramer is a versatile photo editor that comes with a bundle of features that are perfect for customizing frames and borders. In this blog post, we will cover the Colorize option that can turn a basic frame into color popping perfection! Open ImageFramer and add a...

How to make greeting cards with the Card Creator Pack

How to make greeting cards with the Card Creator Pack

The new Card Creator Pack is a huge addition to ImageFramer. This new pack lets you mix and match over 100 original artist-created design elements to create custom greeting cards for every occasion. Christmas cards? ✅ Birthday cards? ✅ Save-the-dates? ✅ Fun, playful...

Greeting Card Creator pack for ImageFramer

Greeting Card Creator pack for ImageFramer

We're excited to announce the release of the Card Creator pack for ImageFramer. This downloadable frame pack has over 120 design elements which enable creating a variety of greeting cards for any occasion in mere minutes. Combine these artist-created elements to...

Great painters and their frames

Great painters and their frames

We seldom think about how the frame affects our impression of an artwork. Most of the canvases in museums and galleries are framed, but on the Internet and in art catalogs, paintings are usually reproduced without framing. If you could ask the authors of these...

History of the mat

History of the mat

The mat (“mount” in British English, or passé-partout in French) is a sheet of paper that resides between the image and the frame, creating a field of light or color around the picture. A mat provides multiple functions, both protective and aesthetic. Here, we’ll...

How to create a promo for social media with ImageFramer

How to create a promo for social media with ImageFramer

Social media is an amazing tool for marketing your business. Social media platforms can help you connect with your audience, drive website traffic, and increase sales with a single post. One approach that can help you achieve these goals would be to create a visually...

How to create corner frames with ImageFramer

How to create corner frames with ImageFramer

ImageFramer has a fantastic Frame Editor feature that lets you create custom frames! The Frame Editor has four main types of frames: Color mat, Moulding with corners, Full frames, and moulding. In this blog post, you will learn how to create a Moulding with corners...

Is Instagram good for marketing and selling your art?

Is Instagram good for marketing and selling your art?

Instagram has collected over a billion users since 2010. This huge and very visual platform is excellent for selling art. Vogue magazine called Instagram the “World’s Most Talked-About New Art Dealer” and here is the reason: studies have shown that Facebook and...

Guidelines for watermarking your artwork and photos

Guidelines for watermarking your artwork and photos

The history of the watermark starts long ago in the thirteenth century. Invented in Italy, the watermark aims to protect currency, postage stamps, and government documents from copying. Watermark standards haven't changed much since then. A watermark is still a...

Black Friday sale 2019

Black Friday sale 2019

Enjoy amazing Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales on all Apparent Software apps! Until the very last minute of Monday, December 2, 2019, prices on all our Mac apps are 50% off! Please note, this offer is valid only for purchases made through our websites. Frequently...

Picture Framing 101: ABCs of Art

Picture Framing 101: ABCs of Art

Looking to quickly come up to speed on some frequently used picture framing vocabulary? Apparent Software, makers of ImageFramer, are pleased to bring you this Framing and Art Alphabet, a handy glossary for appreciating art and making or enhancing your own. A Artwork...

Happy Holidays 2018

Happy Holidays 2018

Take a breather from holiday preparations to open your presents from ImageFramer! Launch the app and select the Holidays and celebrations collection to unwrap dozens of goodies that make card-making and wrapping a little bit merrier. We've just added 27 new frames in...

Let the Holiday Gifting Begin!

Let the Holiday Gifting Begin!

Love taking cute photos of your children, your pets, or perhaps just your delicious latkes and sufganiyot at Hanukkah? Us too! Now, kick celebrations up a notch with 14 delightful new Hanukkah frames, added for free to the Holidays and celebrations collection. There’s...

Spring Photo Contest

Spring Photo Contest

Update: Congratulations to our winners! Grand Prize Winner: Su Kara for Tennis Reflections ImageFramer Pro Raffle Winner: Anka Nikitina Trickster Raffle Winners: Anne M, Kerry-Ann Stanley, and Jack Jones Do you love taking photos? How about winning great Macintosh...

Introducing the ImageFramer Celebrates Spring Sticker Pack

Introducing the ImageFramer Celebrates Spring Sticker Pack

Love the springtime sounds of birdsong and the bright pop of colorful flowers? We do too! The ImageFramer team is excited to announce our first-ever sticker pack for Apple Messages: ImageFramer Celebrates Spring. Included in this pack are 28 custom images and sayings,...