Until surgeons figure out how to fuse the human brain with a high-capacity flash drive, mankind will continue to record every moment on a pocket-sized slab of limestone. Turn your slab of limestone into a bound memory book with today’s Groupon: for $35, you get $100 worth of photo books, cards, and calendars from Picaboo.
Armed with Picaboo’s free photo-transforming software (Mac- and PC-friendly), digital pack rats can easily create cards, calendars, and photo books that will grace coffee tables until the tables naturally dissolve into table paste. Choose from hundreds of card designs to personalize holiday cards, invitations, and letters. A pack of 10 folded cards can keep you in touch with your nearest and dearest (5"x7", $28.90), while 300 one-sided glossies (5"x7", $237) of your lost lawnmower can snail-spam the entire neighborhood .Relive 2010 with a custom-made 2011 calendar that integrates last year's snapshots, creating 12 months of artificial déjà vu (8.5" x11", $19.99). Picaboo’s highly customizable interface allows anyone with human hands to organize an artsy album and show it off with a broad range of high-quality books, such as a medium chocolate-colored Classic hardcover book (6"x8", $19.99) and a plushly padded, subtly stitched Regency album, available in black or British tan (8.5"x11", $69.99). Albums come with 20 pages included, but extra pages can be added for an additional fee.
The intuitive Picaboo software lets users drag and drop photos, insert witty captions across pre-designed page layouts, and personalize picture books, cards, or calendars using tens of thousands of available backgrounds. Once you've prepared your custom photo masterpiece, Picaboo gives you the option to share a copy via email or order a hard copy in a variety of sizes and different levels of invisibility.
- The photo book layouts are fully customizable—which means you can resize, rotate or move photos and captions anywhere on the page, and use the eye-dropper tool to coordinate text, borders and background colors. – Amanda Greene, Woman's Day
- I like my Picaboo photo album a lot. It’s a high-quality, archival keepsake of my daughter at various ages. – Janet Cloninger, Gadgeteer