Choosing a binding style


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Choosing a binding style

One of the first decisions you have to make is how all those pages are going to be stuck together. We call this the book binding and iPhoto offers three types of bindings. Now which one you choose will be dependent upon the theme as well as the size of the book. Let's take a look at those choices. First off, you have a hard cover book and this is going to put a cover on the book that is just that. Made out of cardboard with a coated wrapping with the photo and this makes a very durable book.

You'll often see slip covers on these books as well. The benefit of the hardcover is that the book is designed to last longer. So if you're making something that you want to give as a gift or put on the bookshelf and have it last for quite some time, choose the Hardcover option. The Hardcover option does add ten extra dollars to the cost of the book however. So if you are looking to save money, you might consider the Softcover or Wire-bound. When you choose Softcover you'll see seve...

Choosing a binding style
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Choosing a binding style provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Richard Harrington as part of the Creating Photo Books with iPhoto

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