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How to make dotPhoto books
Club Members: save $49 on any book of $79 or more: use code SAVE49

Make it fast with our free book design software -- or let us design it for you.


Make your Photo Book online.

You can use the photos in your dotPhoto account by sending an album to dotphotobooks.com

  1. Gather the photos for your book into an album, and then click on that album.
  2. Choose Shop and Photo Books from the menu on the left.

Your photos will appear in the online book builder. Depending on the number of photos, this may take several minutes.

See the video above for a detailed demonstration.

Make your own Photo Book with our FREE Software

Many people consider the books at dotphotobooks.com to be the best photo books in the world. You can sign into this site with the same dotPhoto login and password, and download our free book design software. Creating a book on your computer, iPhone or iPad is the fastest and most flexible way to design a book because you are working with powerful local processors and are not working with graphics across great distances. You will find the dotPhoto Book Design Software to be the fastest, most flexible way to design a book.

Design and print your book.

Drag and drop pictures into place, and insert captions as required. When you finish designing your book, proof it carefully and submit for printing.


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How the SAVE49 coupon works

  • In checkout, use coupon code SAVE49
  • Applies to 8x8, 8x11, 11x8, 12x12, 11x14 Pro and 16.5 Pro
  • Only one book per order, but, if you want multiple copies of a book, the coupon works on multiple orders. (The discount logic looks for one book at a time.)
  • This is not a sale: it is good year round.
  • Minimum book price is $79; with $49 off, you can buy a large book with many pages for only $30.
  • Applies only on books built with software downloaded from or ordered through dotphotobooks.com


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