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Create Seamless Frames with ImageFramer

Adding the right frame to your artwork or photograph can enhance it by providing a sophisticated look. A good picture frame also creates a focal point by separating the image from the outside world. The best way to achieve this is to use a frame that has no gaps or...

Leather, paper and glass frame for a photograph

Recently we published a photo of Chicago on Facebook, with a three-layer frame created in ImageFramer. Here it is: The design for that is interesting because it uses a colored glass frame and a crinkly paper mount under a stitched leather one. It may not be...

How to Create and Add Custom Frames in ImageFramer

Watch the short video below to learn how to create custom frames and add them to ImageFramer. Steps are also outlined below the video. Adding frames requires the Pro license for ImageFramer. Step-by-step instructions Use any drawing software. (Photoshop, Adobe...

How to make a unique Valentine’s card

Valentine’s Day is a celebration of love and caring. It could be love between friends, family love of a child to the parent or romantic love between partners. On this day people share unique, romantic cards with their loved ones and there is nothing easier than to...

Make matting interesting with ImageFramer

In this tutorial, I want to show you a few ways to use matting with ImageFramer. A mat can enhance, or even radically change, the impression of a picture.  With a mat, a piece of art can look far more impressive than without it. To show you some matting tips I have...

Aspect ratio locking in ImageFramer 3.4

Latest ImageFramer update brings time-saving improvements to some workflows and some user-interface changes. Perhaps the most visible change is that "Watermarks" were renamed to "Overlays". The origin of the name "watermark" was in the initial intended use for these...

Make Gift Photos Unique with ImageFramer

Summer is a busy time for everyone, and for many of us that means lots of birthdays, parties, family get-togethers and the like where gifts are exchanged. One of the most meaningful gifts that you can give to someone is a nicely-framed photo of themselves or their...

Use ImageFramer to Make Still Life Photos Pop

If you're a photographer looking to sell your still life prints online, it can often be difficult for potential customers to picture how your photos will look framed in their homes. Luckily ImageFramer allows you to experiment with different varieties of mats and...

How to Produce an ImageFramer Design Report

One of the great new features included in ImageFramer 3.3 is the ability to generate PDF reports called Design Reports, which are reports that show all of the specific sizes and style elements that you've added to your photo. By allowing you to adjust the size of your...

How to Frame Animal Prints and Skins

A recent post on The Grumble that caught our attention was "Framing Animal Hides - Help!" In it, OP (the Original Poster) was discussing the best mats and threads to set it on, and which options are available to frame animal prints and skins. Textured photos, pieces...

ImageFramer for photographers

Users of ImageFramer come from different professions and include traditional painters, digital artists, custom framers or printers. Photographers benefit from ImageFramer as well, and today we'll see how it can be used to spice up or images and prepare for a...