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How to make calendars with photos

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How to make calendars with photos: Are you tired of the “anonymous” calendars you have hung on the walls of your house? Would you like to replace them with something more original and personal to proudly show to friends and family? How about making personalized calendars using photos of the good times spent with your loved ones? If the idea appeals to you, know that you’ve come to the right place at the right time!

In the next paragraphs, in fact, I will show you how to make calendars with photos using some completely free online services and, if you do not have much time to do this type of work independently, I will list some websites to which you can contact to commission the creation of personalized photo calendars.

So, are you ready to get started? Fantastic! Make yourself comfortable, take all the time necessary to concentrate on reading the next paragraphs and choose the solution that best suits your needs: in one way or another, you will be able to obtain personalized calendars of great impact. Happy reading and, above all, have fun!

Canva (Online)

One of the best online services you can turn to for make calendars with photos And Canva. It is a very versatile web service that is used to make business cards, write on photos, create logos, make photo collages and create many other graphic “jobs”. It can be used for free (also from smartphones and tablets via the app available for Android And iOS) after creating an account.

To make calendars with Canva, then connect to yours main pageselect one of the options in the box First time on Canva? Subscribe! to indicate why you intend to register for the service and then create your free account via your address e-mailyour account Facebook or your account Google, by clicking on the corresponding buttons.

After creating your Canva account, click on the item Explore the models located on the left (under your username) and, on the page that opens, click on the item Calendar and then on the voice Photos Calendars from the menu that opens. At this point, find the template you like best, click on its preview and then on the green button Use this template so you can access the Canva editor and customize it with your photos.

As you can see, the name of the months and days is written in English: if you want to translate the text into Italian, double-click on the name of the months and days and replace the English text with the Italian one (ex. January with January, February with February and so on). To replace the sample photos with your own photos, click on the item instead Uploads (on the left), then click on the green button Upload your images and upload it from your computer. Then drag your personal photos into the project (i.e. where the sample photos are present) and the game will be done.

If you wish, you can also insert additional elements into your calendar, such as shapes, lines and other graphics (many are free, others cost $ 1 each) by clicking on the item Elements present on the left. You can also add some text or modify it background of the calendar by clicking on the items always present in the left side menu.

As soon as you are satisfied with your custom calendar, save it on your PC by clicking on the button Download located at the top right and choosing one of the formats available for download (eg. PNG, PDFetc.).

PicallyCalendar (Online)

Another online service that allows you to create personalized calendars with your photos is PicallyCalendar. As you can easily guess from his name, he specializes in creating personalized calendars, both monthly and yearly, completely free of charge and without registering. Unfortunately its interface is only in English, German and Dutch, but it is possible to select the Italian language when creating the calendar.

To make calendars with PicallyCalenda, connect to yours main pageclick the green button Create Photo Calendar located in the center of the screen and, on the page that opens, change the various settings under the item Setting. Then click on the button Photo Classic located at the entry Template to choose the calendar model you prefer the most (eg. annual, monthly or weekly), type in the field Headline a phrase that you want to insert in the calendar (you can also leave the field blank), click on the drop-down menu Select Language to select the calendar language (eg. Italian), expand the drop-down menu Select Font to select the font you like best and then click on the menu Select Holiday to select the holiday period.

Then move up ON the switch lever located at the item Start with Sundayif you want to set the calendar so that the first day of the week is Sunday instead of Monday, and click the button Manage Events to add an event or anniversary to remember on your calendar. To add one of your photos to the calendar, instead, drag it to the box where the wording is present Drop your image here And that’s it.

As soon as you have finished creating your custom calendar, click on the button Download (the one in which a speech bubble with an arrow pointing down) and wait for the newly created calendar to automatically download. If the PDF file download does not start automatically, click the link click here to download your PDF Calendar to download it manually.

Postcards.ch (Online)

Haven’t the services I proposed to you in the previous paragraphs convinced you that much? If so, try Postcards.chanother free online service that can be used without registering to create monthly and annual calendars, as well as greeting cards, good morning images, phrases, wallpapers, screensavers and more.

To create a calendar with Postcard.ch, connect to Cartoline.ch website and check the item Monthly calendar to create a monthly calendar, or put the check mark on the item Annual calendarto create an annual calendar (therefore on a single page).

Then use the drop-down menu located next to the item Select the Month to select the month of the year in which to create the monthly calendar (eg. 1 for January, 2 for February, 3 for March and so on) as well as theyear (ex. 2018, 2019etc.) and the language of the calendar (ex. Italian).

Then, upload the photo you want to insert in the calendar by clicking on the button Choose file (located at the bottom of the page) and select it from your computer. Then click the button Send and, within a few seconds, the newly created calendar will be downloaded automatically.

Sites to print calendars with photos

Do you want to make calendars with your photos by relying on professionals in the sector? Contrary to what one might think, it is not necessary to spend astronomical amounts. There are, in fact, sites specialized in printing calendars with photos that allow you to order calendars with your photos at a reasonable price. Very often, special discounts are also available for new members. Here are some of the services of this type that I recommend you try.

  • Photosi – this portal, also available as an app for Android And iOS, offers the possibility of printing photocalendars of various formats. Prices start at € 1.20 for pocket calendars and can go up to € 19.90 for wall calendars. New subscribers are offered a 10 euro discount coupon on their first order. For more details on Photosi, read the tutorial where I explain how to print photos online.
  • 12Print – this website allows you to print photo calendars in various formats: single page (starting from € 6.50), wall (starting from € 12.90), table (starting from € 9.90) and in many other formats. New users who register at 12Print can take advantage of a welcome bonus and print 25 photos in standard size for free. For more information on how to use 12Print, do not hesitate to read my in-depth study dedicated to printing photos online.
  • Digitalpix – is another well-known web portal in terms of online printing, thanks to which it is possible to order the printing of photocalendars in multiple formats: table, wall, etc. (both yearly and monthly). Prices vary according to the type of calendar chosen: they range from € 2.50 for pocket calendars to approximately € 20 for wall calendars. Users who place their first order can benefit from a 10 euro discount coupon. If you want some more information, read my guide dedicated to sites for printing photos.