2021 Highlights: Favorite Articles, Software Innovations and More
Updated: Feb 8
In closing the book on 2021 and looking forward to 2022, we're highlighting some of the photographer and product features, most popular YouTube videos, and latest software innovations that our subscribers enjoyed the most. Enjoy this look back, and be sure to subscribe to our emails and follow us on social media (if you haven't already) to stay in the loop for more educational and inspirational content throughout 2022. Our community is an exceptionally talented one.. You'll want to join the fun!
Most Popular Articles on The Bay Blog
Pro Corner with Chris Burkard
Chris Burkard shared this helpful sizing guide to help you prepare your image files for large prints! Bay Photo specializes in prints up to 48x96", and the technical details matter in ensuring flawless results. Enjoy (and bookmark) this article as a reference for your next large print display!
Surface Talk: MetalPrints
With a surface to suit every style and image, our MetalPrint surface guide provides a detailed rundown of what distinguishes each. Although Sample Packs are ultimately the best way to see firsthand, we think this is the next best way to get an idea of which one is for you.
6 Benefits of The Signature Pen
In this article, we not only shed light on some history of the artist's signature, but also pinpoint some benefits to virtually signing your MetalPrints, Epic Prints and Canvas Wraps with our Signature Pen.
Acrylic Prints in The Wild
We love to see our prints in their final homes, whether they are for you or a client, in a residential or commercial environment. Here, we spotlight a few of our customer's stunning Acrylic Print displays.
Creative Uses of Xpozer
Xpozer is one of our most versatile print types, and we've curated a group of inspirational applications for Xpozer, as ordered by our customers! Let your own creativity go wild, and be sure to share with us by tagging us on social media.
Most Watched Videos on Our YouTube Channel
You don't have to be a film lover to appreciate the craft of Drum Scans. Get a good glimpse:
Getting Down to Business, and Growing Yours
These new features for Online Ordering have continued to evolve the ease and simplicity of offering prints to your clients. It doesn't stop here, as we're excited to release new innovative tools for your business in the coming year!
Wall Previews for Online Ordering
Wall Previews were introduced to Online Ordering to help you visualize print displays before you order them, along with sharing with your clients to upsell. Sharing Wall Previews help show when bigger is better in print, and clients will often opt for the larger size to fill more wall space!
Custom Arrangements Add Variety
Custom Arrangements were designed and launched in order to add various presentation options to your Wall Displays. Within each product catalog, you can now navigate to various sub-catalogs to group multiple styles like Frames, Creative Edge, Stainless Posts, and more.
New Wall Previews Level Up!
Online Ordering was enhanced even further, with Custom Wall Previews! Now when you choose to visualize Wall Display Prints and Custom Arrangements, you can choose to upload a custom interior, whether yours or your client's.
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