Photo Book Ideas

Smile Books Photo Book Ideas

Sometimes it’s hard to get inspired when you’re making your photo book - what are great themes for photo books and how do you shoot perfect photos to put in it?

Here are some helpful Tips ‘n Tricks to help you ensure that your SmileBook is both unique and a true reflection of your personality. Get inspired and get the most out of your memories!


A baby is cause for much celebration and joy. Preserve this special occasion in your own SmileBooks baby photo book.

Document everything from the day you found out you were expecting. Take photos of your ever expanding belly as it gets bigger every month. Read more »


Yet another year has passed and it’s time to add another candle to your birthday cake! Create your very own customized SmileBooks birthday photo book with photos of your birthday party with your friends and the whole family. Don’t forget that this special day is all about you! Read more »


Celebrate the welcoming of your baby into the Christian community by documenting every special moment in a SmileBooks christening photo book. The beauty of this day is eternal and no other memento captures that timelessness in vivid detail quite like a professionally bound, hard cover christening photo album created by you with help from SmileBooks. Read more »

Cook Book

Making a photo cook book is easy with SmileBooks. All it takes is a dash of creativity, a splash of imagination, your favorite recipes, and a smattering of treasured photos. Mix them all together and you've got recipe photo books ready to print and share. Read more »

Father's Day

Father´s Day is almost there. A Smile Books photo book would be the perfect Father´s Day Gift. Whether he’s your Dad, husband, grandfather or just the special guy in your life, here are some great ideas, on how to create a perfect photo book for him. Read more »


School is over and you´re going to get your high school diploma in a few days? Here are some tips to help you create your perfect Graduation photo book so that you’ll be able to relive the memories for many years to come! Read more »

Grandparent's Day

Grandparent's Day is coming up and it sure isn´t easy to come up with a gift grandma and grandpa would really be excited about. A SmileBooks photo book would make a perfect present, but not just any photo book make it a personalized photo book with messages and drawings from everyone important in grandma and grandpa´s life! Read more »


It’s autumn and Halloween is not far. Keep this one special and funny day of the year in memory with a SmileBooks Photo Book. Read more »


Create some kind of “Christmas Family Countdown Book“. Each day of preparing and getting ready for the Holidays, use one page in your book. There are so many things to think about before Christmas is coming: Getting an advent calendar, buying Christmas presents, choosing the perfect Christmas tree and so on. read more »


Children enrich our lives, they are the next generation, every parent is proud of their own children and want to celebrate every milestone, from a lost tooth to the first A+ in school, or that first trip to the beach or zoo! Read more »


Prom night is a once in a lifetime moment you’ll never want to forget. Share these special hours those you love but who couldn´t be with you on the night. With our tips you can be sure you’ll remember every single minute of the prom. Read more »

Wedding Guest Book

Wedding guest books are commonplace, but a wedding guest photo book…that's another story. A wedding guest photo book that includes pictures of the bride and groom on one side and lined pages for guests to sign on the opposite page is truly eye-catching and unique. Read more »

Year Book

The year has almost passed by and you and your family and friends have experienced so much over this year? Why not keep all those loving memories in your own SmileBooks Year Book? Take all your photos you have taken over the year and place them in your SmileBooks Photo Book. read more »

Make a Photo Book a Part of Your Special Day

Turn your moments into lasting memories one photo at a time with SmileBooks. To get started, follow the simple instructions below:

Once you are satisfied with your album, order it and your completed book will be delivered in as few as ten days.

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