Mixbook photo book review

Is a Mixbook photo book the perfect gift for friends and family? We put it to the test to find out

Mixbook photo book review
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Digital Camera World Verdict

While a Mixbook photo book might not be quite right for serious photographers looking to display their work, it is a fantastic affordable option for those looking to create a fun, sentimental gift for friends and family. With frequent discounts and a super-easy creator tool, creating your own photo book has never been so simple.


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    Fast shipping

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    Easy design process


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    Fringing on cover

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    Inaccurate colors on cover

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If you're looking for a gift for friends or family, a Mixbook photo book might be the way to go. Photo books are not only one of the best sentimental gifts you can buy for a loved one, they’re also a fantastic way to appreciate your own hard work on your photography. 

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Louise Carey

With over a decade of photographic experience, Louise arms Digital Camera World with a wealth of knowledge on photographic technique and know-how – something at which she is so adept that she's delivered workshops for the likes of ITV and Sue Ryder. Louise also brings years of experience as both a web and print journalist, having served as features editor for Practical Photography magazine and contributing photography tutorials and camera analysis to titles including Digital Camera Magazine and  Digital Photographer. Louise currently shoots with the Fujifilm X-T200 and the Nikon D800, capturing self-portraits and still life images, and is DCW's ecommerce editor, meaning that she knows good camera, lens and laptop deals when she sees them.